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Answer the door even when you're out with SmartBell

A 23-year-old student has won a competition run by Japanese giant Sharp with his idea for a smart doorbell that plays video messages to visitors.

By August 1, 2014

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A full-function scanner that fits in your hand transfixes Kickstarter

Its creators claim that PocketScan, which make editable docs and spreadsheets and can handle language translation, is the world's smallest wireless scanner.

By June 17, 2014

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Blog re-creates every burger from 'Bob's Burgers'

A creative Tumblr blogger is attempting to make every single burger from the animated sitcom "Bob's Burgers." Yum?

By November 22, 2013

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Mama mia! Physics-themed 'Bohemian Rhapsody' rocks

A physics graduate student uses his scientific knowledge, and his pipes, to create an incredible a capella cover of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody."

By September 18, 2013

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Fluid-filled ChildVision specs let kids do the adjusting

A kids' version of eyeglass lenses that can be adjusted with a twist of the dial gets a design nod, hopefully bringing the low-cost specs one step closer to the developing world.

By July 19, 2013

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Facebook hackathon shows off the Zuckerbergs of tomorrow

Stanford University and UC Berkeley students are partying tonight at the social network's headquarters -- coder style.

By October 12, 2012

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Yahoo and its CEO: What's the worst that could happen?

Chief Executive Officer Scott Thompson is accused of lying about his college education. Tempest in a teacup, or scandal in the making?

By May 4, 2012

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How education apps have become a priority for AT&T

Want some heavy support for your app? It may pay to invest in the education area.

By March 19, 2012

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Haptic app helps visually impaired learn math

A Vanderbilt grad student wants the visually impaired to be able to use one of their strongest senses--touch--to better visualize algebra, geometry, and more.

By March 7, 2012

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Screech machine to drive away teen vandals

A town in Minnesota says it may install a noise machine in a park to drive away teen vandals.

By June 6, 2011