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'Happiness blanket' monitors airline passengers' moods

First-class flyers on British Airways test out a mood blanket that tells everyone around them if they're feeling chilled-out or horribly anxious.

By July 1, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 009: Mood blankets, hoverbikes, Luigi death stares, and more

Today we've got mood-sensing blankets, hoverbikes (no mood-sensing blanket required to guess how we feel), the Wii U's future, Space Quest, Android L, and your feedback on that space capsule.

By June 30, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 009: Mood blankets, hoverbikes, Luigi death stares, and more

On today's Tomorrow Daily, we discuss mood-sensing blankets on planes, hoverbikes, the Wii U's future via Luigi's death stare, Space Quest, Android L, and your feedback on that space capsule.

By June 30, 2014

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Bulletproof blanket seeks to shield kids during school shootings

The bright orange bulletproof Bodyguard Blanket is geared at protecting kids from danger during school shootings or natural disasters.

By June 9, 2014

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Don't panic: Canada won't blanket its wilderness with Wi-Fi

Some backcountry enthusiasts are bristling at a plan that could mean wireless Internet access at a few parks starting this summer. The agency says visitors demand it and need it -- but it'll be limited to areas like campgrounds and visitor centers.

By April 29, 2014

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AT&T's LTE network blankets more than 200 million people

Ma Bell continues to push forward with 4G LTE expansion, adding another 11 markets to the list.

By May 29, 2013

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Sacrebleu! Netflix expansion will boost Europe to a fifth of members?

Netflix is launching in six European countries in September, and researcher IHS estimates it will pad the company's 50 million subscribers with as many as 6 million new ones almost immediately.

By August 21, 2014

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Samsung's real Achilles' heel: Low-end, emerging markets

With local smartphone makers in China and India toppling Samsung, the company is feeling the heat in the fastest-growing markets.

By August 6, 2014

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How the 'most hated person in SF' learned tech's limits (Q&A)

Brian Mayer, creator of controversial service ReservationHop, learned what it's like to have a tech creation reviled by the masses. Now, he intends to make things right.

By July 14, 2014

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Netflix queues up launches in Germany, France

Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, and Luxembourg will also get the streaming service later this year, in the company's biggest push into mainland Europe.

By May 20, 2014