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Japan's ISS Kirobo robot is lonely in space

The humanoid robot created to keep astronauts on the International Space Station company seems to have caught a case of intergalactic ennui. Cheer up, Kirobo!

By September 2, 2014

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France turns nose up at sexting (the word, that is)

The French language is constantly assaulted by English tech phrases. So its most revered cultural body finds a French way of saying things.

By December 21, 2013

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Low Latency's comic take on 10 big stories of 2013

Crave's comic by Blake Stevenson and Jeff Bakalar has a laugh at the expense of some of the year's top tech stories, from the end of Google Reader to the kickoff of next-gen consoles.

By December 18, 2013

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Woof to Wash, a bark-activated washing machine

Man's best friend can help disabled owners with cleaning chores by turning on a washing machine at the sound of a bark.

By December 3, 2013

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What the next iPhone really needs: Better battery life

Forget other features: if the next iPhone really wants to make a splash, it should just be more like the latest MacBook Air.

By August 5, 2013

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Great tech-spectations: What's next in tech for 2013

A boring summer for tech is about to get a lot more exciting. Here's what to expect.

By July 21, 2013

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Greatest Gadget: Wii ennui as console is neck and neck with the USB stick

Our Greatest Gadget of the 21st Century tech tournament is heating up. Now in the second day of voting, we're noticing Nintendo's console struggling with the mighty USB stick.

By November 9, 2010

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iPhone 'oil paintings' created from screen smudges

J.K. Keller turns a greasy iPhone screen into an unusual set of art pieces that are both fascinating and gross at the same time.

By September 17, 2012

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Total Recall's coolest gadgets

Total Recall is stuffed to bursting with cool gizmos, so here's our spoiler-free look at the best kit from the Arnie remake.

By August 29, 2012

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Mmm...Donuts: Domain name company eyes a diverse Web

Domain name registry says $100 million in funding and 307 top level domain applications will cure .com ennui.

By June 5, 2012