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The NPR Radio by Livio

The sleek and beautifully designed NPR Radio by Livio is a talk-radio junkie's dream despite some missing extracurricular features and having average sound quality.

By April 15, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 15, 2010
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NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts channel coming to Roku later this month

The new channel is NPR's first dedicated app on Roku, offering up nearly 300 short performances from the offices of "All Songs Considered."

By May 8, 2014

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NPR One app gives you the good stuff

National Public Radio gets its Pandora on with a car-friendly app that's all about delivering the news and stories you like.

By July 28, 2014

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Here's how NPR introduced the Internet 20 years ago

Two decades have passed since NPR first hooked its staff up to the Internet. The original introduction memo has surfaced, and it's a blast from the past.

By April 28, 2014

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What do Edward Snowden and Elton John have in common? Crustaceans

A newly discovered crayfish gets named after the NSA leaker and an amphipod after the singer of "Crocodile Rock." Now whose name are we going to use when we find a new species of crocodile?

By August 26, 2015

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Evolution, in rhyme: Beasts great and small and their cousins big and tall

NPR's Skunk Bear series showcases 12 animals, some with and without hair, next to their prehistoric cousins who could give you quite a scare.

By August 12, 2015

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Does this footage show the mutilation of Hitchbot? (Um, no)

Technically Incorrect: Alleged surveillance camera video emerges that claims to show what really happened to the hitchhiking robot cut down in its prime in Philadelphia. It's surely fake.

By August 4, 2015

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Most Android phones at risk from simple text hack, researcher says

Last year, more than 1 billion Android devices shipped around the globe. Security firm Zimperium says this vulnerability could affect 95 percent of them.

By July 27, 2015

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Learn how to make lava in the comfort of your own home

An artist and a geologist team up to create a homemade volcano that produces molten lava -- in the name of art, science and being totally frickin' awesome.

By June 26, 2015

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Previously, on 'Arrested Development': NPR's epic guide to the show's running gags

The Bluths are back, and your friends in public radio have obsessively compiled all their recurring jokes.

By May 18, 2013