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'Cloud Atlas' author publishes short story using Twitter

Author David Mitchell has released a new short story called "The Right Sort" piecemeal, less than 140 characters at a time.

By 21 July 2014

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Turn any website into a Mac desktop app

Visit your favorite websites without having to launch your browser.

By 20 November 2014

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Need a laugh? 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' outtakes make it so

Geordi has a giggle fit, Picard gets trampled by Bev Crusher, and Riker chases a shipmate in the most hilarious way possible in a new blooper reel.

By 23 November 2014

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Hear the sound of the first comet landing

It's one of the most historic thuds heard in recent years. At only two seconds long, it offers a lot more data for scientists to unpack than you might think.

By 21 November 2014

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Great iOS apps for planning Thanksgiving dinner

Whether you're running the kitchen on the big day or just bringing a side dish or wine, I've got the perfect apps to make your holiday dinner better.

By 25 November 2014

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Let the Wookiee open your beer

Chewbacca and Yoda are the perfect party companions as bottle openers. Plus they play the "Star Wars" theme song.

By 18 November 2014

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Rosetta's lost lander drills into comet as battery drains

The Rosetta mission's successful comet landing turns bittersweet as the Philae lander ekes out as much science as possible before losing power and slipping into sleep.

By 15 November 2014

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How to set up SMS sharing with iOS 8, OS X 10.10 Yosemite

With the release of iOS 8.1, you can now receive text messages on any of your iCloud-enabled devices.

By 21 October 2014

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Kickended: Where $0 failed Kickstarters go to die

Kickstarter projects that received not even a single dollar of love have been collected into an archive of futility that is equal parts sad and amusing.

By 13 November 2014

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Princess Leia street-harassed by 'Star Wars' characters

Cat-calling is a problem in any galaxy. Princess Leia ignores rude Jawas, Stormtroopers, Jedi masters, bounty hunters, Lando Calrissian, Lobot and even Indiana Jones while walking silently in the Big Apple.

By 12 November 2014