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Dead British gamer's father warns of blood clot risks

Chris Staniforth, 20, died in May of a pulmonary embolism brought on by marathon Xbox sessions. His family wants gamers to know the risks of prolonged sessions.

By July 30, 2011


Implantable device propels itself through bloodstream

New medical device, powered wirelessly via electromagnetic radio waves, could be used as a diagnostic or surgical tool.

By February 22, 2012


Why are people waiting and paying more for iPad 2?

The iPad 2 has proved to be a big hit for Apple with some of the longest, and most persistent, lines of any product launch. But some people aren't just waiting for the product.

By March 17, 2011


Satellites, balloons, and math used to count inauguration crowd

The accuracy of counting crowds for events like the presidential inauguration is improving thanks to cameras on satellites and aerostat balloons, but projections still vary.

By January 20, 2009


Fantastic voyage or why the miniaturization of matter matters to marketing

In the attention-saturated, atomized markets of today, audiences recognize messages and events only within the blink of an eye and on a miniature scale.

By March 18, 2008


Power line data clots digital radio

Broadband over power lines interferes with an emerging digital radio standard, its backers say

By September 13, 2004