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Better than air guitar! Now you can conduct the music on your phone

A new app called BrainWave claims to be the first to allow you to control your Spotify and Pandora music with hand gestures. You've always wanted that, right?

By October 9, 2014

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Is Hewlett-Packard trying to reinvent Android too?

Hewlett-Packard is redesigning the computer from the ground up. That includes an overhaul of operating system techology, which it believes has been "stagnant" for decades. Android is a major focus.

By June 12, 2014

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HP takes a crack at reinventing the computer

Hewlett-Packard talks about its project for reinventing a "stale, decades-old" computing paradigm at its Discover conference in Las Vegas.

By June 11, 2014

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At last! Hand gestures can control Google Glass

A company called On The Go Platforms is enabling Glass users to control their apps with gestures. Because we don't already have enough hand gestures on our streets.

By April 2, 2014

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Mathematicians find 177,147 ways to tie a necktie

Tired of your boring old Half Windsor? Turns out there are enough ways to tie a necktie to last more than a lifetime.

By February 13, 2014

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Freaked out about Facebook privacy? Then break up already

Yes, it's a complicated relationship, but reasonable concerns about user privacy have given way to paranoia.

By September 25, 2012

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Coney Island boardwalk becomes iPad stand-amplifier

A Kickstarter project aims to recycle the well-trod pathway of our youth into a utility to deal with our impending hearing loss.

By July 2, 2012

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How-To: Installing and using open-source Unix software in OS X with Fink

Fink is one of several projects that brings easy management of open source Unix programs to OS X.

By December 14, 2009

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Weekly troubleshooting utilities update

Our utilities update report is a list of updates for Mac troubleshooting utilities that have been released in the past week, including several maintenance tools, disk and file system management tools, and a Unix ports manager.

By January 31, 2011

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WikiLeaks payment host threatens MasterCard, Visa

DataCell, an Icelandic company that facilitates donations to WikiLeaks, says it's been losing revenue since the credit card companies decided to stop processing payments to the whistle-blowing site.

By December 8, 2010