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The Zuckerbergs' $25M to fight Ebola: Priscilla Chan explains

Two days after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the donation, his wife says the goal is "to be able to keep Ebola to a confined state, where we can aggressively intervene."

By October 16, 2014

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Apple, Google appeal settlement rejection in wage-fixing case

After a district court judge rejected a $324.5 million settlement in August, the tech firms are hoping the Ninth Circuit will intervene.

By September 5, 2014

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Biologists switch on gene, extend flies' lives 30 percent

UCLA biologists may have just found a "fountain of youth" gene. In fruit flies, at least.

By September 11, 2014

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Peter Frampton tosses fan's phone away during concert

Fed up with a fan flouting a no-recording request, the aging rocker decides to take matters into his own hands and out of them.

By August 8, 2014

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Apple, RIM get green light to intervene in Kodak appeal

Apple and Research In Motion have a court's go-ahead to fight Kodak's appeal of an earlier ruling that dismissed its patent case against... Apple and RIM. Whew.

By September 17, 2012

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John Oliver compares cable companies to drug cartels

In a blistering 13-minute disquisition on Net neutrality, the HBO comedian asks Web trolls to intervene.

By June 2, 2014

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Researchers erase, then restore memories in rats

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mouse? Researchers in California have successfully meddled with rats' memories by stimulating nerves.

By June 1, 2014

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Smartphone app predicts bipolar mood swings

An experimental smartphone app analyses changes in vocal patterns to predict the early signs of a bipolar mood swing.

By May 8, 2014

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Florida man seeks to wed his Apple computer

A man files a motion in a gay marriage case, claiming to rep "other minority sexual orientation groups" and to seek to wed his "porn-filled Apple."

By May 6, 2014

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Level 3 accuses six broadband providers of degrading network traffic

Level 3 says the providers are slowing down Internet traffic to extract payment from it. But a deeper dive into the specifics reveals there may be another side to the story.

By May 5, 2014