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Robot abuse is a bummer for the human brain

As loveable toy dinosaur Pleo gets both hugged and strangled in the name of science, two studies suggest that we're hardwired to sympathize with them. But how deeply can people feel for robots?

By Apr. 23, 2013

Review

Lenovo IdeaTab A2109

Despite having a decent price tag and zippy processor, the Lenovo IdeaTab A2109's screen is just too drab to consider.

By Oct. 8, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Oct. 8, 2012
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Offbeat game recasts Xmas tune as 'Little Bummer Boy'

To many, "Little Drummer Boy" is a fun, or at least innocuous, Christmas song. But to many people on Facebook, Twitter, e-mail lists, and blogs, "LDB" is something to avoid at all costs.

By Dec. 22, 2012

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Samsung Captivate Glide thumbs-on review: Keyboard bummer

A slider smartphone with a tabletop QWERTY? Bummer, dude. Thankfully the rest of the phone performs well and the price doesn't hold you at gunpoint.

By Nov. 26, 2011

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The iPhone 3G bummer!

Did you go to an Apple Store and leave empty handed? Brian Tong talks to customers who were hoping to get their hands on the new iPhone 3G.

Jun. 9, 2008

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Facebook gets it. Bummer newspapers didn't

For all its stumbles, Facebook has shown a willingness to experiment and become transparent. The same can't be said for the staggering newspaper industry.

By Feb. 27, 2009

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Bummer: Web mixtape service Mixwit to shut down

Free hosted Web mixtape solution Mixwit is closing its doors next week. There's light at the end of the tunnel, though. Its creators may donate the source code to the OpenTape project.

By Dec. 18, 2008

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iBetterCharge monitors your iOS device battery level from a Mac

Keep an eye on your iDevice's battery level and get alerts when it's time to charge using a free app and your Mac.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Rideable Super Mario Kart races into reality (for kids anyway)

A battery-powered Super Mario Kart toy car speeds its way from the video game realm into your home, ready to take young Marios for a spin.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Get a 16GB USB OTG drive for $9.99

Or a 32GB drive for $16.99. Either way: lots of extra storage for your Android device! Oh, and your PC, too.

By Mar. 27, 2014