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The tiniest sandcastle you will ever see

Wow! An artist and scientist create striking works of microscopic art etched onto single grains of sand.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Twitter goes for the masses with new storytelling feature

Twitter excels in capturing the "moment" as events happen, but it isn't great at telling a story. With custom timelines, the company hopes to lure a broader audience by giving it coherent narratives rather than just the raw materials.

By Nov. 12, 2013

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In Sochi, the Olympics-size job of running Olympics IT infrastructure

With several Olympics under its belt, Atos is supporting one of the largest IT infrastructures in sports history. If it succeeds, it's an unheralded hero. If it fails, it gets crucified.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Cell phone germs as art: Gross or gorgeous?

Molecular biology students test their phones for bugs -- and find lots of them. Some even look like flowers and distant galaxies.

By Feb. 20, 2013

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Lego doubles down on Minecraft

At Comic-Con today, Lego will announce two new Minecraft sets, The Village and The Nether, building on their successful 2012 partnership.

By Jul. 17, 2013

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By Oct. 10, 2013

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The not-so-secret appeal of Snapchat's fleeting stories

A purpose-altering feature shows how the infant company might actually be ready to stand up and start walking around like a real business.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Agoraphobic artist slays demons through comics

Characters in Kimball Anderson's comics don't battle the villains typical of the genre. They fight an anxiety disorder that can turn the simple act of leaving the house into a frightening ordeal.

By Aug. 12, 2013

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Vine for Android

If you're looking to jump on the Vine bandwagon, then this is a must-download, but don't expect the app to have everything the iOS version does... yet.

By Jun. 3, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 3, 2013

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Your exes to appear on next episode of 'As the Web turns'

A revealing article in New York Magazine suggests that social media is enabling us to keep the soap opera of failed relationships alive long after the "shows" were canned.

By Jul. 23, 2013