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'House' episode helps doctor diagnose rare cobalt poisoning

Yes, sometimes doctors use TV shows and Google in addition to textbooks and experience to sort out what's going on with their patients.

By February 7, 2014

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One spoonful of this stuff could turn you into Aquaman

A crystalline substance that can absorb and release oxygen in large quantities could one day lead to tankless underwater breathing a la one water-loving superhero.

By October 3, 2014

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Microsoft to buy Minecraft maker Mojang for $2.5B

In Minecraft, Microsoft is taking control of a game that has become a cultural phenomenon. Markus Persson, though, is bidding adieu.

By September 15, 2014

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Tesla's gigafactory could make electric cars rival gas cars

The massive lithium-ion battery plant is slated to open in 2017 and is said to bring down the battery cost per kWh by 30 percent.

By July 23, 2014

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Nickel and gadgets: A rash connection?

Allergic reactions to nickel in some gadgets have been noticed for a while. Now, a medical journal report suggests a possible link between rashes and exposure to nickel in Apple's iPads.

By July 14, 2014

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New battery tech may lead to inexpensive, safer electric cars

Power Japan Plus announced its dual carbon battery technology, which promises longer-lasting and less expensive batteries for electric cars.

By May 13, 2014

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Alleged Sprint memo details red Nexus 5 hitting Play Store on February 4

Is a red-hot tinted Nexus 5 hitting the Google Play Store? According to an alleged Sprint memo, it may be coming soon.

By January 30, 2014

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Archos reveals trio of Neon tablets

With specs that are at least one generation behind, the Neon series only muddies the Archos waters.

By January 30, 2014

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Cobra announces CES lineup of mobile Bluetooth speakers and portable chargers

Cobra Electronics will debut its new series of AirWave Bluetooth speakers and solar powered mobile chargers, as well as the JumPack powerpack.

By January 2, 2014

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Lytro camera software now supports 3D viewing

Like several of the Lytro camera's other features, all it requires is a little extra image processing to turn your living pictures into anaglyphs or stereo images.

By November 12, 2013