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The true annoying glory of wearing Google Glass to the mall

YouTube comedian Ed Bassmaster decides to wear his Google Glass at the mall and get annoyed when people think he's talking to them, rather than his glasses.

By December 2, 2013

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Bill Gates: Prioritizing Internet access before malaria research is 'a joke'

It seems that the Microsoft chairman would like Facebook and Google billionaires to pay attention to eliminating diseases afflicting the poor, in addition to wiring up the planet.

By November 1, 2013

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Bill Gates criticizes Google for not uplifting the poor

Microsoft's chairman says Google is just doing its core thing with its balloon-powered Internet access project, but it won't do much help to people suffering from malaria.

By August 8, 2013

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A breath test for... obesity?

A standard breath test that looks for bacterial growth in the gut could spot those with a greater risk of a certain type of obesity.

By March 26, 2013

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Bill Gates would rather fight a horse-sized duck, he tells Reddit

The Microsoft chairman answered a panoply of questions from the social news site's users last night, including the most important of all.

By February 12, 2013

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Toot with abandon in odor-eating underwear

Smelling less than rosy down south? Or perhaps you'd like to break wind with wild abandon in public. Japan has your ticket to blissful flatulence.

By November 15, 2012

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Gates Foundation toilet contest seeks 'iPad of sanitation'

This summer, the Gates Foundation will present hygienic innovations developed through its Reinventing the Toilet Challenge.

By February 22, 2012

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New social network connects people by gut flora

MyMicrobes, created by researchers at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, brings niche social networking to a new level--and price tag, with a $2,100 gut bacteria sequencing fee.

By September 12, 2011

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Bill Gates calls for reinvention of toilet: Why?

Better sanitation would go a long way toward reducing illness and death associated with poor sanitation, billionaire's foundation says.

By July 19, 2011

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Crave 11: Intergalactic House of Robot Pancakes (podcast)

This week on Crave, Donald and Jasmine attempt to make due in the absence of Eric Franklin, who should be awakening from his NyQuil-induced haze any moment now.

By July 27, 2010