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The insane YouTube bike video that'll be viral by tomorrow

A Belarussian driver has his dashcam on. Suddenly, a bike plows into a car and the rest is unpredictable.

By August 19, 2014

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Down the rabbithole of Alfa-Arkiv

A new iOS game seems to be reviving the five-year-old Junko Junsui ARG that had apparently vanished from the web.

By July 24, 2014

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Secret loopholes drive NSA's 'unrestrained surveillance' on Americans

Thanks to a three-decade-old executive order, researchers say, Fourth Amendment protections against warrantless domestic surveillance may not be as strong as first thought.

By June 30, 2014

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Facebook opens public data to Russian search engine Yandex

Posts and comments from Facebook users in Russia will now wend their way to Yandex's search results.

By January 14, 2014

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Researchers bypass blood work, favoring lasers to detect malaria

Using the same tech a destroyer uses to detect a submarine, a new diagnostic tool listens for the sound of popping vapor nanobubbles -- a telltale sign that malaria parasites are dining.

By January 8, 2014

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Anti-hijacker trap door among loony Ig Nobel prizes

Also honored: research into the beer-goggle effect, walking on lunar water, and the probability of cows lying down.

By September 13, 2013

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Dogs yawn more often when owners yawn

Fido might be yawning because he needs a nap, or he might just be showing his empathy, study suggests.

By August 7, 2013

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Bing falls to 5th global search engine, surpassed by Yandex

Russia's search engine is moving up the ranks in the search engine world -- it now comes in fourth place after Google, Baidu, and Yahoo.

By February 7, 2013

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iTunes expands movie sales to 42 more countries

Access to movies via the iTunes store is now available at more nations across Europe, Africa, and other regions, says AppleInsider.

By December 12, 2012

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Apple reportedly bans 'memory' games from App Store

Because of a German company's alleged ownership of the word "memory" in game titles, Apple is telling developers of certain iOS games to change their apps' names or risk having them removed, says a report.

By November 14, 2012