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The problem with hoarding photos on your phone

Do you have hundreds (or thousands) of photos on your phone? This one's for you.

By August 30, 2015

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Six-foot-tall Lego Bender hoards booze in its chest

Hey, baby, wanna kill all humans? A 6-foot Lego version of Bender from "Futurama" comes complete with a booze-filled chest cavity and a presidential cameo.

By June 20, 2014

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Your new disease, America: Compulsive gadget-hoarding

According to a study, 68 percent of Americans keep their unused gadgets for posterity's sake. Or something. Only 25 percent allegedly admit to it.

By March 18, 2014

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Apple's cash hoard could reach $170 billion by year's end

The iPhone maker's treasure chest may swell by another $35 billion this year assuming it doesn't dole out more cash to its stockholders, says Moody's.

By March 19, 2013

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Ep. 1224: Where we get in bed with the Sleep Doctor

The Sleep Doctor is back in the building and we've been hoarding questions for his return. Today we'll talk to him about why Daylight Saving Time causes spikes in heart attacks, pro tips on what to pack in your airplane sleep kit, the best white noise and sleep-tracking apps for your smartphone, and why there are no shortcuts to a good night's rest.

By March 11, 2013

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The 404 1,224: Where we get in bed with the Sleep Doctor (podcast)

The Sleep Doctor is back in the building, and we've been hoarding questions for his return. Today we'll talk to him about why daylight saving time causes spikes in heart attacks, pro tips on what to pack in your airplane sleep kit, the best white noise and sleep tracking apps for your smartphone, and why there are no shortcuts to a good night's rest.

By March 11, 2013

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Robots hoard the books at mechanized library

At new University of Chicago library, five underground robot cranes help fetch your books from storage bins in the vault.

By May 25, 2011

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Analyst to Apple: Time to stop hoarding cash

A $46 billion cash balance is more valuable to shareholders in the form of higher earnings per share or a dividend, Stanford C. Bernstein analyst says.

By August 12, 2010

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iTunes Match: A solution for a problem Apple helped create

With iTunes Match, Apple is trying to fix one of the digital hoarding problems it and other companies helped create more than a decade ago. For a price, that is.

By November 14, 2011

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Ep. 537: Where we're hoarding empty bottles of hot sauce

With Wilson nursing a flu, Natali Del Conte comes in to save the day and somehow manages to work up the nerve to challenge me to a habanero chili pepper eating competition. Clearly she doesn't know I was president of Edison High School's Fire Eater's Club and eat Scoville units for breakfast. Then again, her last name is Del Conte, which automatically gives her an advantage out of the gate. May the best Justin Yu win.

By March 15, 2010