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Drones help prevent rhino, elephant poaching

Unmanned aerial vehicles trackked rhinos and elephants and could help save some herds from being killed by poachers.

By Feb. 14, 2014


Apple's Design Awards highlight games, organizational apps

Awards recognizes the apps deemed by Apple to be particularly well-designed, including submissions by students.

By Jun. 10, 2013


Study: Electric cars not as green as you think

Electric cars in Germany could pollute more than gasoline cars, and the grid there could collapse if everyone charges at the same time, a report concludes.

By May. 1, 2009


Words With Friends: Like Scrabulous for iPhone!

Actually, it's better than Scrabulous, because you can play it anytime, anywhere, without being tied to Facebook. There's even a free version. Goodbye, productivity!

By Mar. 10, 2010


Zynga brings Words With Friends to Facebook

The popular Scrabble-like game is the first that Zynga has ported from a mobile platform to the world's largest social network.

By Aug. 5, 2011


Indonesian province gets dubious honor for emissions

Congrats to Riau, Sumatra, in the competition to screw up the environment.

By Feb. 26, 2008


Alec Baldwin's love for iPhone game won't fly

The "30 Rock" actor is reportedly so engrossed in "Words With Friends" that he ends up in something of a disagreement with an American Airlines cabin crew.

By Dec. 7, 2011


Dean Kamen: Cultural inertia is main tech barrier

Inventor says societal priorities and resistance to change slow adoption of potentially superior tech, including a water purification and power generation system he developed for poor countries.

By Apr. 30, 2010


A budget 20-incher from Lenovo

The L2060 Wide is low-priced, but can it stand up to the performance delivered by the aforementioned HP and LG?

By Mar. 2, 2010


The 404 825: Where the damage is done so I guess I'll be leaving (podcast)

Our buddy Peter Ha is back on the show to tell us what's new over at The Daily, Rupert Murdoch's iPad-only newspaper. Unfortunately, halfway through the show we find out that Macho Man Randy Savage passed away today, so RIP to one of our favorite WWF athlete. To get us back in good spirits for the rest of the episode, Jeff and Peter make a Twitter wager, and the loser has to...well, you'll have to listen to find out what's going to happen when Peter gets to 4,000.

By May. 20, 2011