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The infamous potato-salad project just wrapped up a stunning run. Kickstarter breaks down the numbers on how the campaign came to rule the crowdfunding world.
Yeti, Sasquatch, Bigfoot; whatever name it goes by, the wild-dwelling beast-man of local legends still has yet to be proven to exist, according to science.
A previous version of this article incorrectly reported that 23andMe had suspended sales of the genetic testing kits. Sales of the kits continues, but 23andMe will not offer analysis of genetic health information for customers who purchase the kits after November 22.
Google-backed startup halts results in compliance with FDA demands but will continue to provide health-related information to customers who purchased the kits before the order was issued.
Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis say it may someday be possible to perform a single test to screen for a wide range of cancer types.
The Chipworks teardown of the A7 chip in Apple's latest iPhone, the 5s, shows not only the announced 64-bit CPU, but also the not-so-public arrival of a quad-core GPU.
The 5S is the first iPhone to pack quad-core graphics silicon. This gives the 64-bit chip plenty of horsepower for games.
DataSift will now have access to Tumblr data to help its clients see what's being said about them on the massive service.
By ingesting all of Twitter, Topsy becomes a top destination for deep dives into social data.
Acquisition just the latest in Marissa Mayer's one-year stewardship as Yahoo CEO.