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MBTA v. MIT students

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Watch: How to survive a free-falling elevator

Lonely Planet offers its advice on how to live through an elevator crash. But is the information really sound?

By May 4, 2015

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Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone

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Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

A pair of engineering students created a new type of fire extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out flames.

By March 26, 2015

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Ruling in Apple v. Motorola throws wrench in Apple v. Samsung

Apple and Samsung will have one hour each to present more testimony Monday, rather than wrap up evidence Friday, because of an appeals court ruling related to one of the patents at issue in the case.

By April 25, 2014

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Hide! MIT's robotic cheetah no longer needs a leash

MIT improves its robo-cheetah by giving it the ability to bound and run around outside while untethered.

By September 15, 2014

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Mom allegedly attacks school official after daughter not allowed cell phone

Technically Incorrect: India is another place where the idea of kids having cell phones at schools is controversial. A school releases video footage of a very unhappy parent.

By April 24, 2015

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Robert Downey Jr. gives young fan 3D-printed Iron Man arm

Get ready to have all the feels. Robert Downey Jr. helps a 7-year-old fan born with a partially developed right arm get a new, 3D-printed bionic Iron Man arm.

By March 12, 2015

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ESPN suspends Keith Olbermann for tweets

Technically Incorrect: Twitter activity claims another public victim, as ESPN's iconoclast gets into an ill-advised spat with Penn State students.

By February 24, 2015

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Origami blossoms in a light-up robot garden

MIT has built a "garden" consisting of over 100 robots that fold up like origami, glow in changing colours, crawl and swim.

By February 18, 2015

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Apple's Oscars iPad ad is set to the tune of Martin Scorsese

Technically Incorrect: A new ad for the iPad -- and shot with an iPad -- features high schoolers making movies and the sound of a speech by movie director Martin Scorsese.

By February 22, 2015

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A new driver for math and science education -- Nascar

Technically Incorrect: Driving cars fast is driven by data. So America's foremost racing organization decides it must step forward to teach kids math and science.

By February 22, 2015