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nicotine

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E-smoking to kick a nicotine addiction

With the "E-Cigarette" anti-smoking aid, smokers can look tech-savvy while kicking a nicotine habit.

By Aug. 6, 2008

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Craving junk food or a smoke? Try Tetris instead

In a recent study, just 3 minutes of the highly visual game dramatically reduced participants' cravings for food, alcohol, nicotine, and caffeine.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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An e-cigarette packed with Bluetooth? Talk to the hand

A new multi-functioning device purportedly lets users get their nicotine fix, make phone calls, and stream MP3s.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Always On Future Tech: Smoking goes high-tech (and smokeless!)

In this segment from the upcoming "Always On" show, Molly Wood visits a high-tech electronic cigarette manufacturer to learn that the future of smoking is actually "vaping."

By Jun. 15, 2012

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Internet addiction fueled by gene mutation, scientists say

A variation in one gene, CHRNA4, is more prevalent among those who are addicted to being online than those who are not -- and is in fact significantly more common in women, say researchers.

By Aug. 29, 2012

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Trojan Horse dons thousands of keyboard keys

Are you considering throwing away that old keyboard? Pop the keys off and make some art instead.

By Oct. 3, 2012

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Doing drugs? Beware this fingerprinting device

Handheld fingerprint drug testing tech being developed in the U.K. debuts in prototype form. Full production could begin next year.

By Nov. 10, 2011

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New device detects drugs from fingerprints

A handheld unit designed for police and security agencies uses nanoparticles to search for indications of illicit partying.

By Jul. 26, 2011