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Nintendo sleep sensor to take aim at 'quality of life'

The company unveils a new service that would monitor a person's sleep patterns and provide feedback on improving restfulness.

By October 30, 2014

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Hand 'exoglove' lets you touch a virtual world

A Chinese robotics company claims to have invented an "exoglove" that provides force feedback to let you touch and feel digital objects.

By October 26, 2014

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Simple paper 'litmus' test detects disease, infection

Researchers at the Harvard Wyss Institute have developed a simple, printed paper test that could be used for pathogen detection, including cases of ebola.

By October 28, 2014

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OSHBot robot gears up to offer hardware shopping help

Say hello to the OSHBot, an advanced shopping mechanical pal from Lowe's.

By October 28, 2014

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Apple dumps SSL 3.0 for push notifications due to Poodle flaw

Apple will switch to the TLS encryption standard after disclosure of vulnerability that could expose encrypted data.

By October 22, 2014

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Fast-paced arcade racing through beautiful environments (pictures)

Asphalt 8: Airborne is great fun to play, with richly detailed graphics, and tons of arcade racing action.

6 Images By August 26, 2013

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Scientists unveil weirdest dinosaur ever seen

Paleontologists have dug up the rest of a dinosaur whose long arms were found in the '60s. The rest makes it surely the strangest-looking creature ever.

By October 23, 2014

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Target offers free holiday shipping, wish lists for the first time

The increasing reach of Amazon has brick-and-mortar retailers changing their game plans. The latest is Target, who for the first time is offering free shipping.

By October 22, 2014

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New budget-price Shure headphones wow the Audiophiliac

Shure SRH144 and SRH145 on-ear headphones look, feel and sound terrific!

By October 22, 2014

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This is how NASA banishes body odors in space

How do space agencies keep the International Space Station from smelling like a sweaty locker room? NASA engineer Robert Frost and retired astronaut Clayton C. Anderson reveal a few secrets.

By October 22, 2014