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Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

A pair of engineering students created a new type of fire extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out flames.

By March 26, 2015

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Facebook shows spherical, 360-degree videos in news feed

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg discusses the next wave of immersive content for Facebook and demos spherical, 360-degree videos inside the company's news feed.

March 25, 2015

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Facebook to support 'spherical' videos in News Feed, Oculus Rift headset

The social network is bringing a new type of video to users of its website and its platform for virtual reality.

By March 25, 2015

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Facebook promises fewer hoax stories in your News Feed

A new feature will allow Facebook users to report hoax stories appearing in their News Feed. But Facebook is stopping short of removing content, instead offering a warning for readers.

By January 20, 2015

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Facebook brings Amber Alerts to news feeds to boost child safety

The deal enables the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to reach Facebook users within range of targeted search areas.

By January 13, 2015

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Your Facebook News Feed is about to have fewer ads

The world's largest social network is reducing the number of promoted posts that show up in user's feeds, essentially nudging Page owners to buy ads instead.

By November 14, 2014

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How to use Facebook's new News Feed controls

Facebook has made it incredibly easy to unfollow annoying Pages and users in your News Feed.

By November 7, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,578: Too Many Cooks, more on Amazon Echo, Facebook news feed changes (podcast)

Bridget Carey is on the show to experience all the glory that is "Too Many Cooks," an amazing 90s sitcom one-off from Adult Swim. We'll also uncover new details about Amazon Echo and run through changes that are coming to your Facebook news feed.

By November 7, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 134: Guest co-host Maude Garrett, a tomato-feeding robot helmet and more

London-based design collective The Unseen teased "Eighth Sense" this week, a couture jacket that uses EEG data to display the wearer's mood. If you've ever wanted the chance to literally wear your emotions on your sleeve, this coat might be the answer.

By February 24, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 007: Google I/O recap, robot newsreaders, and more

It's a big episode today, filled with our Google I/O keynote recap, robot news anchors from Tokyo, the craziest privacy clothing yet, and, as always, your emails and tweets. Have you ever seen anything as fun and wacky as Google Cardboard? We haven't.

By June 25, 2014