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Depressing performance from Techko Maid's robotic mop

The oddly-designed Smart Maid RS118 didn't clean up in our tests.

By August 23, 2014

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New moms more likely to seek help for depression if it's online

Mothers suffering from postpartum depression after high-risk pregnancy would go online for help if they could remain anonymous, according to a new study out of Case Western Reserve.

By August 23, 2014

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Seniors who play video games less likely to be depressed

Researchers at North Carolina State University find that playing video games may help older adults feel more positive.

By August 23, 2014

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Internet usage patterns may signal depression, study finds

Researchers hope that discovered correlations will lead to software tools that will help identify users' symptoms of depression.

By August 23, 2014

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Can a smartphone sense depression?

New smartphone technology called Mobilyze is being developed to make personal mood assessments and help people stave off depression.

By August 23, 2014

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Apple's iMessage is stuck in the depressing past

The new iOS communication service should help correct overpriced text messaging. But alas, iMessage is also just another proprietary network.

By August 23, 2014

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Is there really 'Facebook depression?' (podcast)

A report from the American Academy of Pediatrics offers good advice for parents, but triggers questions about whether it's right in asserting that Facebook may cause depression

By August 23, 2014

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Crave 31: Depression in a box (podcast)

A glimpse of the future in the form of new holographic technology. Also on our radar at the moment: a new type of lighting that goes in your mouth, some bus stop distractions for our fellow San Franciscans, and superdangerous flaming gloves.

By August 23, 2014

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Ep. 31: Depression in a box

This week, Donald and Jasmine bask in the glory of an Eric Franklin-less Crave, ogling a glimpse of the future in the form of new holographic technology. Also on our radar at the moment: a new type of grill that goes behind your teeth, some bus stop distractions for our fellow San Franciscans, and super dangerous flaming gloves that no meth head should ever possess. And of course no show would be complete without some excitement over beer, in this case a super speedy bottom-filling beer dispensing system. Finally, we stuff our faces--both real and ceramic--with cookies, pizza, and a spectacular-looking torta.

By August 23, 2014

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Study ties nighttime lighting to depression

Following study linking night light to cancer growth, researchers now find that--in hamsters--night exposure to even the dim light of a computer or TV screen is linked to depression.

By August 23, 2014