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Opossums could save you from that deadly snake bite

That's right, opossums. Tests show that their superpower to resist snake venom could be harnessed to save thousands of lives.

By March 22, 2015

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Shout Factory TV streams cult-classic films, TV shows for free

The new free, ad-supported streaming service offers a cool collection of cult classics, including "The Twilight Zone," "Dennis the Menace," "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Plan 9 from Outer Space."

By February 5, 2015

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Apple 'offended' by BBC claim that factories violate labor rights

An executive sends a memo to employees to dismiss BBC reporting that claims Chinese workers at an Apple supplier continue to be treated poorly.

By December 19, 2014

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Samsung eyes $3B for Vietnam smartphone factory, report says

After investing $2 billion in a smartphone factory in Vietnam earlier this year, Samsung looks to open another facility.

By November 10, 2014

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Nokia to shutter India phone factory amid tax dispute

The factory, which was not included in Microsoft's acquisition deal due to ongoing tax issues with the Indian government, is the last production facility in operation at Nokia.

By October 8, 2014

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See inside McLaren's incredible 650S supercar factory (pictures)

CNET visits the astonishing McLaren Technology Centre, the space-age factory and headquarters where its brand-new 650S and P1 supercars are painstakingly designed and lovingly built.

63 Images By October 3, 2014

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Apple chastised for unsafe working conditions in supplier factory

China Labor Watch and Green America say the iPhone maker hasn't lived up to its commitments to improve worker conditions in a China factory.

By September 4, 2014

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Samsung supplier factory found to use child labor, watchdog says

But Samsung says allegations China-based supplier HEG Electronics employes children under the age of 16 at its facility are false.

By August 28, 2014

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A visit to Grado's Brooklyn headphone factory

The Audiophiliac visits Grado's Brooklyn factory to document the fabrication and assembly of the most affordable "e" Series headphone, the SR60e.

By August 9, 2014

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Plundering the fungal factories of ants for new drugs

In the search for powerful anticancer and antifungal drugs, scientists look somewhere new -- fungus-farming ants.

By August 5, 2014