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Amazon glitch leads to items being sold for almost nothing

In the UK, many items on Amazon suddenly appear for a price of one penny. Retailers rail, while Amazon blames third-party software.

By December 14, 2014

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Teaching creationism makes kids less intelligent, says Bill Nye

The Science Guy worries that forcing children to believe the world is only 6,000 years old prevents them from thinking critically.

By December 13, 2014

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Darwin Awards study says men are far more idiotic than women

Scientists analyze the past 10 years of silly, avoidable deaths and find that almost 90 percent of the "protagonists" in these scenarios were male.

By December 12, 2014

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XCAR Awards 2014: Person of the year

Some incredibly people crossed paths with XCAR in 2014. We look back to see who impressed us most.

By December 20, 2014

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XCAR Awards 2014: Best Classic

XCAR look back over 2014 to figure out what the best classic car they drove this year was.

By December 18, 2014

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XCAR Awards 2014: Pocket Rocket

Small, fast and sexy -- that's what makes a pocket rocket. XCAR look back at their favourite little cars of 2014.

By December 16, 2014

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XCAR Awards 2014: Best Sound

XCAR look back over 2014 to figure out what the best sounding car was of the year.

By December 14, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 097: Puzzle Phone, The Game Awards, a hardware store robot and more

On today's show, we check out a new competitor in the "upgradable phone" market, tell you how you can watch the first Game Awards and discover if the OSHbot (a hardware store customer service robot) is actually helpful in real-world use.

By December 4, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 097: Puzzle Phone, The Game Awards, a hardware store robot and more

Puzzle Phone has the same goal as Google's Project Ara: a more sustainable smartphone with swappable parts for upgrades. Puzzle Phone, however, is banking on making just three upgradable modules for changing, hoping the simplicity of upgrading will entice consumers.

By December 4, 2014

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Google boosts Turing Award computing prize to $1 million

Computer scientists no longer need have Nobel envy -- at least financially. A Google cash infusion quadrupled the size of the top computer science prize.

By November 14, 2014