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Mobile apps are leaving Web work in the dust, code guru laments

How it shakes out will profoundly affect the way we all use computing devices, warns high-profile developer Tim Bray. And should we cede so much control to Apple and Google?

By October 10, 2014

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Bing Maps now reveals Streetside views in more than 100 cities

The latest update to Microsoft's maps site also adds aerial images, and you can check out 3D views of some cities through a new Windows 8.1 app.

By August 21, 2014

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A 14-carat-gold necklace made from fast food? Yup

This custom jeweler made gold necklaces out of chicken bones from Kentucky Fried Chicken. Because... Kentucky!

By July 2, 2014

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Goodbye world, hello personal isolation pod

Time out! This futuristic-looking isolation chamber is perfect for things like chilling out and boozing up. Just the thing to get some quality alone time.

By June 18, 2014

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Hackers claim to have defeated Apple's Touch ID print sensor

The Chaos Computer Club says it has bypassed the biometric security system by making a copy of a fingerprint photographed on a glass surface.

By September 22, 2013

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No joke, iPhone 5S Touch ID faces hack bounty

Apple's new fingerprint sensor Touch ID becomes the focus of a hack bounty, but with a twist. Rewards include cash, but also a patent application, some Scotch, and a book of erotica.

By September 19, 2013

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Intel's convertible challenge

The chip giant has launched a social media competition where your very own bizarre concept hybrid device could be made into a AU$25,000 prototype.

By March 6, 2013

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A car that runs on bourbon? Perhaps not

Reports flood the Web that a man in Kentucky has built a car that runs on bourbon. Is everyone just a little tipsy?

By April 25, 2011

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Ep.1390: Pentabular screws and the bourbon fairy

On today's show, Brian Cooley kindly drops in to keep the streak alive -- with bourbon! Also, to discuss one analyst's counter-intuitive assessment that the Nintendo 3DS is priced too low. Well, I suppose it is, if you're a shareholder. But we're happy. In other news today, the iPad 2 will have a camera (duh), Google Voice might let you port your number for $20, and Angry Birds is probably coming to TV. Why didn't we think of Angry Birds, is what I want to know? --Molly

By January 20, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1390: Pentabular screws and the bourbon fairy (podcast)

On today's show, Brian Cooley kindly drops in to keep the streak alive -- with bourbon! Also, to discuss one analyst's counter-intuitive assessment that the Nintendo 3DS is priced too low. Well, I suppose it is, if you're a shareholder. But we're happy. In other news today, the iPad 2 will have a camera (duh), Google Voice might let you port your number for $20, and Angry Birds is probably coming to TV. Why didn't we think of Angry Birds, is what I want to know? --Molly

By January 20, 2011