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Apple lists the top 10 reasons apps get rejected

What gets an app rejected from the iTunes app store? Apple has released a breakdown of what developers are doing wrong.

By September 2, 2014

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Hello Kitty is not a cat?

Thanks to an anthropologist's unusual discovery, the iconic cartoon character is considered by some to be a girl, not a cat. Even Sanrio spokespeople can't quite agree. Goodbye, Kitty. Hello...what exactly?

By August 28, 2014

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Cute overload: Line messaging app hits 300 million users

Known for its cartoonish emoticons, Japan's Line is aiming for half a billion users in 2014.

By November 25, 2013

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Internet Explorer transforms into anime heroine

Microsoft Singapore personifies its browser for the OS-tan universe, Marvel characters get their own shows on Netflix, and Sony reveals the apps launching on PlayStation 4.

By November 7, 2013

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Friday App Wrap

We cut through the dross to find you the most useful, new and updated apps each week.

By November 29, 2012

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Sweet LOLcats! Puppies and kittens can boost productivity?

CuteOverload may be the cure for work overload. A Japanese study finds looking at pictures of cute animals can be a boost for work performance.

By October 1, 2012

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Menstruation Machine teaches men about, well...

Now men can feel the delights of Mother Nature's monthly gift with the Menstruation Machine by Japanese-British artist Hiromi Ozaki.

By August 13, 2010

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Hello Kitty chainsaw here to massacre us all

Certainly, cute is the last thing that comes to mind here. And we thought she was so sweet and harmless, too.

By June 24, 2010

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NEC's robot cashier not much help with bagging

NEC's partner robot PaPeRo has been put to work as a cashier. Combined with NEC's Twinpos self-checkout system, the robot can look cute while taking your cash.

By April 4, 2010

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Hello Kitty turns 35, claws at our collective soul

To fete the famous feline on her special occasion, we breathed a sigh of resignation and gathered some of the cutest (aka scariest) Hello Kitty gadgets from the past year.

By November 20, 2009