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geography

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Test your trivia and geography knowledge with Google SmartyPins

Are you good at tying together your trivia and geography skills? You have 1,000 miles -- spend them well.

By July 7, 2014

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Where did your iPhone 6 come from? An origin story

New infographic by CompareCamp shows the geography and economics involved in getting all those shiny new iPhones to eager hands around the globe.

By September 26, 2014

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What my kid learned with a Little Scholar tablet

There are myriad educational apps and devices out there, and Crave's Eric Mack has found many of them disappointing, but he reports that School Zone's Android tablet is a notable exception.

By August 10, 2014

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Samsung's real Achilles' heel: Low-end, emerging markets

With local smartphone makers in China and India toppling Samsung, the company is feeling the heat in the fastest-growing markets.

By August 6, 2014

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Got some Dane in your DNA? Do a happy dance

While global happiness research tends to focus on economic and sociological factors, one study says genes close to the makeup of Denmark's DNA up your chance at bliss.

By July 31, 2014

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Glorious new Mars map is the most detailed yet

Properly prepare for your next Mars vacation with a beautiful new map of the planet from the US Geological Survey.

By July 17, 2014

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Index Ventures raises $550M to fund early stage startups

Venture capital firm will use new fund to focus on the mobile-consumer, enterprise, networks, and financial-services sectors.

By June 10, 2014

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Getting bored with Ingress? But wait, now there's more

Niantic adds more levels and in-game tools to Ingress in a bid to keep people playing its popular augmented geography game.

By May 8, 2014

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Help NASA pick the reconnaisance orbiter's best moon image

NASA wants the public to choose the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's best moon shot through a vote that will place the winner on the cover of a special image collection.

By May 26, 2014

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Could wearable tech read minds to sell ads?

Maker of brain-scanning tech says wearables like Google Glass could evolve to monitor brain signals and sell you toothpaste.

By May 21, 2014