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How to eat well on road trips (or locally)

Tired of chain restaurants on your trips? Check out this useful Web site to get you on the right path to healthier eating while traveling.

By June 11, 2012


Professors: TSA scanners simple to dupe

Two professors at the University of California, San Francisco say the TSA's body scanners do not detect large, irregularly shaped objects because they could be confused with normal anatomy.

By December 14, 2010


This week in Crave: The flipping-out edition

This week brought us invisibility cloaks, pooping robots, and lots of free phones. We all like free stuff, right?

By July 24, 2010


Robot tries to flip pancakes, luckily doesn't flip out

Researcher Sylvain Calinon is trying to teach a robot to flip pancakes. The learning process is less than impressive, and other iron chefs will be shaking their heads.

By July 23, 2010


Ellen: Mock iPhone ad prompts Apple scolding

Comedian Ellen DeGeneres says Apple failed to see the humor in her jokey iPhone ad, and she apologizes. But has Cupertino lost its feel for the public's pulse?

By May 5, 2010


Buzz Out Loud 1221: Unbumble the Internet (podcast)

Phrases are coined left and right on today's show, from our plans to unbumble the Internet to the chat-room created phrase "gestApple," to describe the behavior of everybody's favorite door-busting-down, Ellen-berating iPhone-maker. Plus, "three-day-old tuna." It's a fun one. Also, six things you need to know about Facebook Connections (it violates your privacy six ways to Sunday) and the ensuing storm of tablet competition.

By May 5, 2010


The 404 285: Where Tuesday is not fat; it's big-boned

Jeff Bakalar makes his return on Fat Tuesday--how appropriate. Justin reveals to the world that he loves Alvin & the Chipmunks, on top of his fascination with Disney music.

By February 24, 2009


Is Blockbuster's biggest competition Netflix or Applebee's?

Is Blockbuster continually relying on the strange reassurance that ubiquitous physical presence brings?

By July 17, 2008