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Hacking for autism: Apps to help everyone on the spectrum

Developers gather at a weekend hackathon to use natural language processing, Kinect tech, Google Glass, and big data to help people with autism live a more self-sufficient life.

By Jul. 22, 2013

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Brain scans could one day help diagnose autism earlier

Researchers say MRI scans show very specific brain activity that could help diagnose autism and aid people in determining early treatment options.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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MRI reveals kids with autism may find human voices irritating

Using MRI to measure brain activity, researchers at Stanford find that kids with autism have a weaker connection between language and reward centers than kids without autism.

By Jun. 18, 2013

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Brain scans may detect autism in babies and toddlers

One study examines the brain's organization of white matter, while another measures its electrical activity -- in both cases, to detect autism.

By Jun. 28, 2012

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado High Country

The 2014 Silverado High Country is a big, beefy truck that boasts a level of standard and optional tech and amneities that's nearly comparable with one of GM's luxury sedans.

By Feb. 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 25, 2014

MSRP: $47,380.00

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MRI as potential diagnostic tool for autism

Medical researchers at the University of Utah are using MRI to identify areas in the brains of people with autism that do not communicate properly.

By Oct. 18, 2010

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The Hoover WindTunnel 3 High Performance Bagless Upright

If you have primarily carpets in your home and want a sub-$200 vacuum cleaner that can help with your allergies and get pet hair and fine particles out of your carpets, the Hoover would make a good addition to your cleaning lineup.

By Nov. 21, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 21, 2013

MSRP: $179.99

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Can autism really be detected by voice alone?

LenaBaby, a home device that records 16 hours of audio from a toddler's shirt pocket, appears to predict autism in children as young as 24 months with 91 percent accuracy.

By Sep. 16, 2009

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Origin PC EON17-SLX

Cramming the most high-end parts into a massive 17-inch body will top $4,000, but you also get a powerful laptop that has more next-gen gaming muscle than any living-room console.

By Nov. 19, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 19, 2013

MSRP: $4,449.00

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Panasonic Nanoe

The Nanoe promises to keep more moisture in your hair than a standard dryer thanks to ionic technology.

By Jan. 7, 2014

MSRP: $179.99