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High-tech pipe organ to blow minds at famed SF theater

The city's Castro Theatre, known as much for its colorful organ concerts as its quirky film offerings, will house a massive $700,000 pipe-digital hybrid featuring a sample library used in the film industry.

By August 29, 2014

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Martha Stewart is hooked on drones

The lifestyle goddess muses about the wonder that flying machines have brought into her life -- and could bring into yours.

By July 30, 2014

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3D printed Cyvasse is Game of Thrones for the board game geek

Based on the scant clues scattered around A Song of Ice and Fire, you can now play a version of the chess-like game from Westeros.

By June 23, 2014

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Scientist: We're not smart enough to be ready for aliens

A neuro-psychologist insists humans are so ignorant about the cosmos that any encounter with aliens would be a disaster.

By May 8, 2014

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iPhone users are wine-drinking frequent fliers (Android users take the bus, eat McDonald's)

Research offers a curious perspective on the possible differences between those who choose the Apple ecosystem and those who don't.

By May 8, 2014

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Getting everyday objects to think (Q&A)

Thomas Lee hopes to bring the Internet of Things into the mainstream. If the tech industry can play nice, he may succeed.

By May 8, 2014

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One more thing: Opera mashes up Steve Jobs, Shakespeare

France's Opera de Lyon debuts "Steve Five (King different)" on Friday, complete with a chorus of tenors, classical and rap music to explore the similarities between "King" Jobs and Shakespeare's King Henry V.

By March 13, 2014

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Japan's new Series E7 bullet train: Understated, luxurious

If you can afford a first-class seat, this 160 mph bullet train promises a plush ride to Nagano and the Sea of Japan.

By December 17, 2013

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Academia.edu raises funds to build a Facebook for scientists

Startup hopes to overhaul how researchers publish papers, making them freely available to all and substituting social-network success for the traditional peer-review process.

By September 26, 2013

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Profile: Audi Sport Quattro

Andrew Noakes looks at one of the motoring world's best-loved icons.

By September 22, 2013