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Prototype 'piercing' restores man's ability to swallow

Surgeons at UC Davis announce that the experimental device they implanted in a man's throat is working--he just has to pull on a tiny metal pen sticking out of his neck.

By Nov. 30, 2010


Stuffed animal USB hand warmers brand you as 'Office Weirdo'

If you feel like your co-workers just don't ostracize you enough, just slip your hands into these fuzzy bear and rabbit USB hand warmers.

By Sep. 21, 2009


WTF? Bloggers cause Wisconsin Tourism Federation to change name

The Wisconsin Tourism Federation simply cannot take the jokes from bloggers and other online critics anymore. So it's changing its name.

By Oct. 1, 2009


Philips camera pill easy to swallow

New intelligent camera pill can be electronically programmed to deliver targeted doses of medicine to patients with digestive disorders.

By Nov. 12, 2008


Google's 'Top Chef' entrant pulls a Woz

In the latest attempt by a member of the tech world to shine in a reality competition, Google chef Preeti Mistry proves herself about as acquainted with shellfish as Woz was with the pasa doble.

By Aug. 22, 2009


Not your father's colonoscopy

PillCam Colon Capsule Endoscope from Given Imaging

By Oct. 25, 2006


The 404 424: Where we interrupt Natali Del Conte's acceptance speech

Fresh from San Francisco where she was covering last week's Apple announcements, Natali Del Conte joins us on the today's pop-culture-y episode.

By Sep. 14, 2009