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Crows: Officially smarter than children

New research with New Caledonian crows has demonstrated that they perform as well as 7- to 10-year-old children on cause-and-effect water displacement tasks.

By 25 July 2014

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Goats: the crows of the bovid family?

Just as crows are smarter than the average bird, goats, it seems, are capable of feats of intelligence far beyond what was previously believed.

By 27 March 2014

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Crows can refrain from eating a snack if a tastier snack is on the way

A new study has demonstrated that crows can exercise anticipation and self-control, abstaining from eating a treat if they know a preferred treat is coming soon.

By 12 March 2014

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I got the iPhone 6 right (and very wrong) 20 months ago

Crave's Eric Mack threw cold water on the iPhone 6 back in January 2013. While many of his predictions came true, he's a little shocked at how much he got wrong at the same time.

By 11 September 2014

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Russell Crowe claims to see UFO -- after no one sees his movie

Is it possible that the great thespian isn't enjoying enough publicity, so he's resorting to claiming he's seen spacecraft from another galaxy? Though it is a lovely movie.

By 8 March 2013

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Panasonic brings Technics back to Europe with high-end hi-fi kit

Panasonic's well-known hi-fi brand is making a comeback, as the company lifts the lid on the first Technics hi-fi products in six years.

By 3 September 2014

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What my kid learned with a Little Scholar tablet

There are myriad educational apps and devices out there, and Crave's Eric Mack has found many of them disappointing, but he reports that School Zone's Android tablet is a notable exception.

By 11 August 2014

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Dutch airline's 'adios amigos' tweet appalls Mexicans

After the Netherlands barely beats Mexico in the World Cup, KLM, its national airline, emits an ill-considered tweet, complete with graphic of a man in a sombrero.

By 30 June 2014

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Samsung exec: People aren't fooled by Apple anymore

Jae Shin, VP of Samsung's Knox mobile security group, says that once upon a time people were moved by branding. Now, he says, they know better.

By 28 June 2014

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You, bottled: Fragrance Lab distills you into a scent

What's the perfect perfume for you? Journey through a sensory experiment and you might discover that the scents of iron filings and galactic ascension suit you best.

By 6 May 2014