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Twitter uses MoPub for big push in mobile ads

Twitter aims to draw in marketers and developers with a new ad service that promotes mobile apps far beyond users' timelines.

By 18 April 2014

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Researchers build pub to find out why people get hammered

A UK university wants to understand why people get drunk. So it spent $33,000 on a pub laboratory with microphones and hidden cameras to solve a great human mystery. (Maybe not so much of a mystery?)

By 19 February 2014

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Twitter's MoPub launches native mobile ads platform

With the new platform, app developers should be able to automatically place ads in their mobile apps rather than building them piecemeal.

By 13 December 2013

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Christian group to schools: Stop filling kids' heads with dinosaurs

Technically Incorrect: Insisting that dinosaurs are a 19th century invention and caused one child to become 'bestially-minded,' Christians Against Dinosaurs posts its displeasure on a popular parenting site. But surely this is satire.

By 16 February 2015

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​Self-driving cars could cut car ownership rates nearly in half: study

A single self-driving car could take care of multiple people's daily driving needs, so households might not need as many cars, University of Michigan researchers say.

By 11 February 2015

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HTC disses Apple and Samsung with, um, a rap video

Technically Incorrect: In an interesting expression of confidence and perhaps even humor, HTC decides to find a novel way to criticize the iPhone 6 and the Galaxy S5.

By 4 February 2015

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X-ray reveals the secrets of burned Vesuvius scrolls

Scrolls that were damaged, but not destroyed, in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius may now be read for the first time in nearly two millennia.

By 21 January 2015

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Man tweets 'joke' that he hit cyclist, gets fired

Technically Incorrect: A UK stockbroker says that his tweet about hitting a cyclist with his car was merely a joke. Twitter users and his employers don't find it funny.

By 7 January 2015

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Plant-based gel can stop traumatic bleeding in seconds

Biotech startup Suneris has developed a plant-based polymer it says functions like "Lego building blocks for the body," drastically reducing the amount of time it takes to stop a wound from bleeding.

By 21 November 2014