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If you want to know how the economy is doing, look inside America's mouth

Big data provided by business intelligence app Sikka says that economic performance can be predicted by dental hygiene. And we're headed for a downturn.

By 13 October 2014

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Renovo Coupe: America's first electric supercar

What looks like a Shelby Daytona Coupe, goes like a 911 Turbo S and uses no traditional fuel? The Renovo Coupe. It's a car bred in Silicon Valley and it's the first American all-electric supercar. After four and a half years of working in secret, the car is ready to be seen and we caught up with its creators at Pebble Beach 2014 for a chat about the most exciting new EV on the block.

18 August 2014

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Motorola's Moto Maxx wings to Brazil, Mexico, Latin America

As a GSM version of the recently launched Motorola Droid Turbo, the smartphone promises 48 hours of battery life and super-fast charging.

By 6 November 2014

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Kyodo America LawnBott LB85EL

Robot lawn mowers are a pricey luxury, but this new model from LawnBott wants to make it even easier to keep a tidy lawn and maximize your weekend free time.

By 7 May 2014

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Iron Man to join 'Captain America 3' film?

Robert Downey Jr. is reportedly in contract discussions to play Tony Stark for the next installment of Captain America, which may launch Marvel's civil-war storyline.

By 16 October 2014

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Study Captain America, Iron Man for college credit

Forget "Richard III" and "The Grapes of Wrath." College kids will get the chance to study "Guardians of the Galaxy," "Thor," "Iron Man" and more in a new university course.

By 25 September 2014

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Future tech? America's not so sure

Pew researchers check in on US attitudes toward driverless cars, brain implants, robot caregivers, meat grown in labs, and of course, time travel.

By 18 April 2014

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Guess the crazy price of Captain America's shield

With "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" hitting theaters soon, it's time to look at the real-life price tag for turning Steve Rogers into a superhero.

By 28 March 2014

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The new Captain America adds black to the red, white, and blue

The elevation of Steve Rogers' right-hand man Sam Wilson, who is black, is a natural progression and Rogers' personal choice. Sorry Stephen Colbert, you got passed over.

By 18 July 2014

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The real Captain America is obese and bad at math

Think your beloved superhero is as hunky as Chris Evans? The real Cap' is more likely to be overweight and behind in school.

By 3 July 2014