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Round vs. square: Smartwatch design divide steals Google I/O spotlight

As devices running Android Wear emerge, the big debate at Google I/O was the choice between a practical square or a more natural round design.

By September 22, 2014

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Mortgage from the blood bank? Make your best offer on Dracula's Castle

Goths and vampires looking for a new home might consider making an offer for Dracula's Castle in Romania. Just be careful with any contract you sign.

By September 22, 2014

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NSW Police target ATM "skimming syndicate"

Police are cracking down on an ATM "skimming syndicate" with potential Eastern European links after a number of Sydney ATMs have been targeted.

By September 22, 2014

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Trace the past with NY Public Library's Open Access Maps Project

GPS can't quite capture the beauty of historical maps. Thanks to the Lionel Pincus & Princess Firyal Map Division at the New York Public Library, 20,000 high-res maps are now available for download.

By September 22, 2014

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Dogs may pick up on emotions like you do, science says

Brain scans show that dogs are dying for a beer and secretly wish they were with Scarlett Johansson or Channing Tatum. Or, more precisely, that they react emotionally to sound, in very similar ways to humans.

By September 22, 2014

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Be one with Flappy Bird: The science of 'flow' in game design

A core reason why recent hits like Flappy Bird and Threes found success -- and are massively addictive -- lies in the way they put us in a unique zen-like state known as flow.

By September 22, 2014

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Music vid shows digital retouch of woman in real time

As a statement on unrealistic beauty standards, a Hungarian pop singer has released a music video in which she undergoes the sort of digital transformation usually seen in glossy magazines.

By September 22, 2014

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How did our linguistic ancestors talk? Listen in

Did the lost common language Proto-Indo-European sound like this? Listen to a linguist's reconstructed fables about sheep, horses, and a king.

By September 22, 2014

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Google tackles Rubik's Cube with museum partnership

The Internet giant will help bring "Beyond Rubik's Cube" online as lead creative partner for the Liberty Science Center's 2014 exhibit focusing on the famous puzzle.

By September 22, 2014

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ACCAN calls for ban on silent number fees

Peak consumer body ACCAN has made a submission to the federal government calling for the ban on what it is calling "Telstra charging for privacy".

By September 22, 2014