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Next in Apple's crosshairs? Free music streaming at Spotify

A report says Apple's latest tactic to catch up in the streaming-music race is pushing labels to cut off free listening options at rivals like Spotify, which has the Department of Justice sniffing around.

By May 4, 2015

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Couch surfing with a robotic couch

Does your couch need a high-tech makeover? This robocouch developed by students at the University of New South Wales takes you for a comfy ride controlled via USB gamepad.

By September 5, 2014

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UberCargo will take your couch on a ride

In Hong Kong, Uber is testing a service for consumers and businesses that enables users to cart large goods from one place to another.

By January 8, 2015

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​The mysterious voyage of Homer: Don Hertzfeldt's Simpsons couch gag

The Simpsons has turned to Oscar-nominee Don Hertzfeldt for its latest couch gag, but it's more bizarre than you'd expect as the nuclear family goes post-nuclear apocalypse.

By September 29, 2014

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What's your most coveted 'extreme selfie' location?

Adventurer and explorer George Kourounis snapped a self-portrait at the bottom of Marum Crater, a volcanic location so inhospitable, it's possible fewer people have been there than have been to the moon. Where would you want to go if you could snap a selfie anywhere?

By September 8, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 048: An almost indestructible robot, a robo-couch, volcano selfies, and more

On today's show, a soft robot that can withstand extremes like snow, fire, wind, and water; students in Australia create a robotic couch; and adventurer George Kourounis descends into a volcano for the selfie of a lifetime.

By September 8, 2014

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Robot couch can drive you to the fridge and back

With a Raspberry Pi and USB gamepad controller letting you run riot on your sofa, this student project is couched in innovation.

By September 5, 2014

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The 404 1,443: Where we're taking the couch by storm (podcast)

Neil Young just destroyed his funding goal for his Pono music player on Kickstarter; an expose on the development crew making new games for the SNES, Atari, Genesis, and Virtual Boy; and the huge traffic gains on Healthcare.gov following President Obama's appearance on 'Between Two Ferns' yesterday.

By March 12, 2014

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Ep. 1443: Where we're taking the couch by storm

Neil Young just destroyed his funding goal for his Pono music player on Kickstarter, an expose on the development crew making new games for the SNES, Atari, Genesis, and Virtual Boy, and the huge traffic gains on Healthcare.gov following President Obama's appearance on "Between Two Ferns" yesterday.

By March 12, 2014

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Apple asking for exclusive tunes to amp up Beats Music, report says

Hoping to entice consumers into paid subscriptions, Apple is said to be seeking songs exclusive to its Beats Music service from top artists like Taylor Swift and Florence and the Machine.

By April 10, 2015