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Fingernail-shaped stylus is manicure-friendly

False fingernails called Elektra Nails have a capacitive tip so you can use them on your smartphone or tablet screen just like a stylus.

By January 17, 2014

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How to clean your TV screen the right way

You'll find as many methods for cleaning a TV screen as there are people you ask. Here's our perspective.

By December 23, 2013

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New breath analyzer knows if you're burning fat

Developed in Japan, the sensor detects acetone concentration levels and sends them to a smartphone within 10 seconds to alert the user whether fat is being burned.

By July 25, 2013

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Chemists developing breathalyzer to detect and monitor diabetes

Diabetics can have a "fruity" odor to their breath that indicates high glucose levels, and chemists at the University of Pittsburgh say this biomarker alone can diagnose the disease.

By June 10, 2013

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How to polish your 3D-printed objects

Using items you can find around the home or at a hardware store, here's how to polish your 3D-printed objects to a glossy smoothness.

By March 6, 2013

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Comics: then and now, and the tech in between

From the writer's desk to your anxiously waiting hands, technology is changing the world of comic books. Join us as we talk to a writer, an artist, a publisher and a retailer about the difference that gadgetry has made to the industry.

By June 13, 2012

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Blow here: New breathalyzer may screen for diabetes, lung cancer

Researchers hope to soon be able to test our breath for a wide range of "biomarkers" -- molecules that could indicate the presence of a particular disease.

By May 8, 2012

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DoCoMo phone cases detect radiation, bad breath

DoCoMo's prototype phone cases being shown at Ceatec 2011 add specialized sensors to get readings on UV radiation or your waistline.

By October 5, 2011

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How to clean your scanner glass

Have you ever scanned a photo, only to see specks of dust in high resolution? We show you how to safely and effectively clean the glass on your scanner.

By August 19, 2011

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How to clean your computer LCD display

Remember when your computer LCD display had that brand-new, fresh out-of-the-box shine? If it's looking a bit dull lately, we'll show you how to safely give it a good cleaning.

By August 18, 2011