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Minecraft 'Fear Clinic' does battle with smoking

Swedish youth attempting to quit smoking shouldn't be afraid of the virtual "Fear Clinic" in Minecraft. It's there to help.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Chromebooks on a tear? Fear not: More horsepower coming

Chromebooks are finding a home in the education market. But as makers expand their lineups, the devices are expected to gain more processing power.

By Jan. 8, 2014

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Apple and the fear of flopping

Apple has set itself up to flourish or flounder in a hit driven business. For the last decade, the company has flourished, but a flop could quickly erode the company's stellar reputation.

By Jul. 18, 2013

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Should fitness gadget makers fear the iPhone 5S?

The M7 chip built into the iPhone 5S adds some sophisticated fitness tracking features to Apple's newest flagship phone. Will it hurt the burgeoning wave of fitness gadgets the same way cameraphones have gutted the point-and-shoot camera market?

By Sep. 12, 2013

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William Shatner's fear of flying keeps him off Virgin Galactic?

Richard Branson tells a newspaper that the original James T. Kirk refused an invitation to fly on Virgin Galactic because he's scared of flying.

By Sep. 21, 2013

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Twitter bug makes users fear invasion of push notification ads

Flying too far from its perch, a promotional tweet makes it way uninvited to smartphone screens, likely because of a bug.

By Sep. 13, 2013

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Why fear of a tech elite-fueled Burning Man burnout is sooo wrong

The arrival of a new generation of well-heeled techies triggers laments about counterculture ruin in the Nevada desert. Sorry, but you can put a sock in it.

By Sep. 9, 2013

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Why fear of 3D-printed guns is overblown

Despite worries about the dangers of 3D printed firearms, there's little chance of anyone with a MakerBot device gunning people down. Even gun-control advocates think the hype is too much.

By May. 9, 2013

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Half of Brits 'fear life without mobiles', study says

More than 50 per cent of us suffer from "nomophobia", the fear of being without a mobile, according to a study.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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With Windows Blue comes fear of desktop's demise

Windows Blue portends the end of the desktop. That's what doomsayers are claiming today. Are they right?

By Mar. 26, 2013