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Opossums could save you from that deadly snake bite

That's right, opossums. Tests show that their superpower to resist snake venom could be harnessed to save thousands of lives.

By March 22, 2015

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Microsoft nabs a Web win, in a tiff over touchscreens and mice

Responding to pressure from programmers, Google has warmed up to a Microsoft technology that lets mice and touchscreens get along on the Web -- a technology Apple rejected.

By March 26, 2015

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Anime-inspired short tells 'Star Wars' tale from Empire's perspective

The incredible animation "TIE Fighter" by UK artist Paul Johnson shows a "Star Wars" starship battle from the perspective of the Galactic Empire.

By March 24, 2015

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'The Avengers' gets an awesome 'Friends'-inspired opening theme

YouTube user Jeremiah Rivera put together an opening-credits scene for "The Avengers" fashioned after the "Friends" TV show, because the Avengers will be there for you when Ultron attacks the Earth.

By March 23, 2015

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This is what Apple's website looked like in 1998

Go back in time with a GIF of Apple.com at the dawn of the rainbow iMac -- as viewed on Netscape Navigator, naturally.

By March 17, 2015

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Can the mobile Web win back developers from iOS, Android?

While mobile-app developers are concentrating their efforts on supporting Apple's and Google's mobile operating systems, one group hopes to make the Web a place for apps too.

By March 15, 2015

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Microsoft Windows update addresses FREAK flaw, Stuxnet worm

The fix comes less than a week after Redmond acknowledged vulnerability to decade-old encryption flaw.

By March 10, 2015

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Apple's iOS 8.2 squashes FREAK security bug

The result of an encryption issue, the newly discovered bug could have left iOS users of mobile Safari vulnerable to hackers.

By March 10, 2015

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Time for Apple Watch to show us what it can do

Apple on Monday will talk up more features of its smartwatch -- and it needs to give consumers a reason to buy one.

By March 7, 2015

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Microsoft Windows vulnerable to 'FREAK' encryption flaw too

Previously thought limited to Apple and Google browsers, the flaw leaves communications between affected users and websites open to interception.

By March 5, 2015