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Vivitar eek from Ricoh

Vivitar's Eek! might have a unique name and a bundle of features, but it's marred considerably by some below-average performance where it really counts.

9 September 2004

Typical price: $449.00

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Eek! Remote-controlled cyborg cockroaches are real

Scientists with a high tolerance for creepy-crawlies have figured out how to create and control cyborg cockroaches.

By 11 September 2012

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Eek, a (bomb-sniffing) mouse!

System out of Israel employs smell-sensitive rodents to detect drugs or explosives in public venues like airports and malls. Don't worry: they won't crawl all over you.

By 30 March 2011

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ComScore: Microsoft, Google hold their own in search

Both companies see their respective shares of the U.S. search engine market eek up last month.

By 15 April 2011

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Scary shower curtain makes for bloody good time

When scrunched closed, it looks like your standard shower curtain. But fan it open and you get an image straight out of "Psycho"--a curtain with bloody handprints. Eek, eek, eek...

By 16 March 2009

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Buzz Out Loud 1545: Netflix isn't seeing Starz anymore (Podcast)

Just in time to force us all to streaming plans, Netflix announces that its content streaming deal with Starz has fallen apart. Eek. But at least they protected us from the tiered pricing Starz wanted in addition to $300 million per year. AT&T prepares its pro-merger death ray, Dominos announces plans for a pizza delivery joint on the moon (seriously), your responses to our decision to go weekly, and Pastor Luke mans up on Computer Love.

By 3 September 2011

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Ep. 1545: Netflix isn't seeing Starz anymore

Just in time to force us all to streaming plans, Netflix announces that its content streaming deal with Starz has fallen apart. Eek. But at least they protected us from the tiered pricing Starz wanted in addition to $300 million per year. AT&T prepares its pro-merger death ray, Dominos announces plans for a pizza delivery joint on the moon (seriously), your responses to our decision to go weekly, and Pastor Luke mans up on Computer Love.

By 3 September 2011

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RoboRoach: Control a live cyborg cockroach from your phone

In what they dub a marriage of behavioral neuroscience and neural engineering, the minds at Backyard Brains have mounted a Kickstarter project that lets you build your own cyborg out of a bug.

By 12 June 2013

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Better smartphone cameras are a'comin'

Imaging companies are hard at work to take smartphone cameras further.

By 4 February 2014

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Motor moth: Scientists build insect-driven robot

Moths don't have to pass driver's license tests to take the wheel of a robotic vehicle designed by researchers to gather data on moth-scent-tracking activities.

By 6 February 2013