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Kia's styling chief is fluent in Koreapean

Automotive News interviews Kia's chief designer.

By May. 5, 2011

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Conan reads emojis, detects strange meanings

Conan O'Brien is confident he understands all the new emoji characters. Perhaps he's over-confident.

By Jun. 25, 2014

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Siri about to speak in (new) tongues?

Apple puts out ad for person to join the Siri team who is fluent in several languages that Siri currently does not speak.

By Nov. 20, 2012

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Simulation verdict: Elon Musk's Hyperloop needs tweaking

Ansys, a company specializing in computer-based engineering simulations, inches the moon-shot idea one step closer to reality.

By Sep. 19, 2013

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Mysterious writing in rare 16th-century Homer identified

The mysterious marginalia found in a 16th-century edition of Homer's Odyssey has been identified by a digital humanities student from the Archivio di Stato di Milano in Italy.

By May. 6, 2014

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City councilman pens resignation letter in Klingon

North Carolina politician David Waddell chooses to terminate his role and go out like a Klingon warrior. Worf would be proud.

By Jan. 2, 2014

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Cute Tokyo Metro posters remind commuters to behave

Passengers might think twice before blaring music, sneezing on strangers, or falling asleep drunk on the subway with these charming posters spotted in Japan.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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Otherworldly Craigslist ad seeks 'Star Trek' role-players

Hitting new levels of hilarity, a personal ad on the classified site asks for women to assist in "The Next Generation" role-playing, while promising that "nothing weird is going to happen."

By Jan. 16, 2013

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Mozilla's new CTO: JavaScript, Firefox OS expert Andreas Gal

Gal, recruited six years ago by former CTO and short-lived CEO Brendan Eich, brings continuity to the nonprofit organization's top techie job.

By Apr. 24, 2014

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How to own someone at Scramble With Friends

Thought you ruled the roost at Scramble With Friends? Wait until you see some seriously fast fingers redefine the concept of a high score.

By Apr. 4, 2012