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Samsung's not done: Tech giant looks to new phones, materials to rally

The South Korean company warned that its third-quarter operating profit would tumble 60 percent but said it would introduce new smartphones to attract customers in new segments. Will it be enough?

By October 7, 2014

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MythBuster Adam Savage builds intricate 'Shining' maze diorama

This model of the hedge maze from the Overlook Hotel in Stanley Kubrick's classic horror film has the level of detail you'd expect from an experienced movie model maker.

By February 27, 2015

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Watch a squadron of bees build a giant teapot

A designer in Rotterdam got 60,000 bees to help him create a one-of-a-kind sculpture, and you can watch them work.

By February 23, 2015

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World's first 3D-printed apartment building constructed in China

A Chinese company has successfully 3D printed a five-storey apartment building and a 1,100 square metre villa from a special print material.

By January 19, 2015

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Real-life Predator blade gauntlet is the stuff of nightmares

Remember those deadly wrist blades in "Alien vs. Predator"? The folks of "Man at Arms: Reforged" have built a real blade gauntlet that looks absolutely deadly.

By May 21, 2015

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Print my ride! Local Motors builds the world's first 3D-printed car

The Local Motors Strati EV isn't just the world's first 3D-printed car, it'll also be the first car that you can download and print yourself.

By November 5, 2014

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Adobe Slate

A useful and easy way to create text-and-photo-based scrolling Web pages, Adobe Slate is a great, free tool for building universally viewable photo galleries, promotional materials, presentations and other communications.

By April 2, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating April 2, 2015

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Messenger probe ends mission with crash into Mercury

The space probe has spent the past four years collecting and beaming back data from the planet closest to the sun.

By April 30, 2015

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With leather-clad G4, LG fashions a rival to Apple and Samsung

From embracing a leather exterior to adding a flashy new camera, LG hopes to win customers away from its better-known competitors. An inside look at its factory in South Korea shows it's ramping up for a big launch.

By April 28, 2015

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This Loki's Staff from 'The Avengers' will strike fear into Hulk dolls everywhere

The "Man At Arms: Reforged" team makes their own Chitauri scepter, aka Loki's Staff, with metal and blue glass.

By April 24, 2015