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WhatsApp pooh-poohs report of security flaw

Claims of security hole involving SD cards don't paint an accurate picture, say the makers of the popular chat app.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Mars One pares down list of would-be colonists to 1,058

The project, which aims to send colonists to Mars starting in 2024, has completed its first selection of astronauts -- and potential reality TV stars.

By Dec. 31, 2013

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Leaked photos show 'space gray' iPad Mini model

New photos show what appear to be a darker gray-colored iPad Mini model, likely replacing last year's black iPad Mini.

By Sep. 18, 2013

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Doomsday Clock moves 1 minute closer to catastrophe

Blaming a lack of progress on nuclear arms and climate change, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists puts humanity at five minutes before a dire midnight.

By Jan. 11, 2012

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Mars ticket deadline nears for someone with the right stuff

As more than 165,000 people apply to join the Mars One mission, CEO Bas Lansdorp outlines his company's timeline for picking its astronauts.

By Aug. 28, 2013

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Why I want to live in space: Mars One book to show human side

With its upcoming book of essays and applicant letters, the nonprofit trying to colonize Mars seeks a deeper, more communal understanding about what it may be like to travel to the Red Planet and never come back.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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Stop/start system on Buick's LaCrosse boosts mpg 25 percent

Automotive News reports on a start/stop system for the Buick LaCrosse.

By Dec. 1, 2010

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San Francisco Exploratorium shows off its huge new digs

What's a hands-on science museum to do when it has a midlife crisis? The same as anybody else: it moves to a new, fancier home.

By Apr. 14, 2013

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International data roaming for $20 a MB! Why?

Crave's Eric Mack gets a message from Verizon upon landing in Ecuador that leaves him wondering why global data roaming costs so much.

By Nov. 1, 2012

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Apple hit by patent suit over Passbook

A software development company is claiming patent infringment on the part of Apple's new Passbook electronic ticketing system.

By Oct. 2, 2012