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Dad builds a realistic spacecraft simulator for his sons

The dedicated dad who built the NASA Mission Control Desk for his sons hopes to teach them more about space with this impressive simulator. Ground Control to Major Dad, all systems go!

By August 12, 2014

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Microsoft says Cortana is a much better girlfriend than Apple's Siri

Technically Incorrect: In a new Lumia 635 ad, a man describes what it was like breaking up with Siri. She just wasn't good enough.

By February 16, 2015

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Why you should never Google tech-support numbers

Need help from HP? Or Dell? Or just about any other computer or device maker? Don't fall into this trap.

By February 9, 2015

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New Horizons returns first new images of Pluto

As it makes its way towards its historic encounter with the icy dwarf planet, the New Horizon's probe has started returning images.

By February 4, 2015

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School suspends boy for alleged Hobbit Ring invisibility threats

Technically Incorrect: In Texas, they do not take kindly, it seems, to fantasy threats from 9-year-olds. In this case, Aiden Steward allegedly threatened another child that he could make them disappear with his One Ring.

By February 2, 2015

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Little girl persuades Google to give dad day off (with cute letter)

A little girl writes to Google and complains that her daddy gets only Saturdays off from the company. And it's his birthday. Google relents.

By June 21, 2014

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Daughter's Facebook foghorn blows dad's $80,000

A Florida headmaster wins an $80,000 age discrimination settlement. Then his daughter has to tell her Facebook friends about it (of course.) This contravenes the terms of the settlement.

By February 28, 2014

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'Jaws' baby bed is horrifyingly awesome

This was no boat accident. But it is the ultimate tribute to the most famous shark movie ever made. Crave chats with the crafty fan who may or may not be blamed in future therapy sessions.

By January 6, 2015

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You don't want your sex life monitored by Internet of Things, do you?

A new study shows that people want their health monitored by gadgets. Just not all of their health.

By December 30, 2014

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App creator pays off parents' mortgage for Christmas (Try not to cry)

Joe Riquelme, creator of Videoshop, decides there's only one way to repay his parents. The YouTube video of the gift-giving has already enjoyed more than 7 million views.

By December 29, 2014