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The surprising rise of YouTube lyrics videos

A user-generated trend catapulted to industry-embraced phenom, low-budget clips displaying song lyrics are starting to eclipse their big-budget brethren -- and may address a yearning lost in the streaming shift.

By August 31, 2014

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Not worried about Comcast-Time Warner Cable? You should be

CNET's Charles Cooper is still waiting to hear a convincing argument that what's good for Time Warner Cable and Comcast is good for the United States.

By February 13, 2014

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Bloody childbirth simulator nets big design prize

MamaNatalie by Laerdal simulates the baby, uterus, blood, placenta, and all as a low-cost teaching aid for instructors and midwives.

By September 4, 2013

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Smart syringe turns bright red to warn of prior use

The ABC Syringe is embedded with ink that turns color when exposed to air as a way to warn caregivers that the syringe has been used.

By September 3, 2013

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Vote for the INDEX: 2009 People's Choice Award

To help expand the global conversation about design to improve life, INDEX:, a global nonprofit network organization based in Copenhagen, is partnering with Facebook to promote the online voting for the INDEX: 2009 People's Choice Award.

By August 22, 2009

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Electric undergarment fights sexual assault with shocks

Amid a rising tide of rapes and sexual assaults in India, three engineering students devise an electrified undergarment they hope will help protect women from attack.

By April 5, 2013

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Tech gifts under £25

If you're skint from hoovering up lovely tech in 2012, here's 10 thrifty gadget gifts for your Crimbo shopping list.

By November 29, 2012

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And the Golden Kitty for best cat video goes to...

A-meow-zing! Cat film aficionados gather en masse in Minneapolis for the Internet Cat Video Festival, where humans and felines fete one of the Internet's great art forms.

By August 31, 2012

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State Department revokes $16.5M Kindle contract offer

After asking Amazon to negotiate a no-bid contract to provide U.S. embassies with at least 2,500 loaded Kindle Touches, the government cancels the plan.

By August 16, 2012

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T-Mobile hikes pay monthly prices, no contract cancelling

T-Mobile is raising the price of its monthly plans by 3.7 per cent, blaming rising costs linked to inflation.

By March 28, 2012