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Google sniffs after smart device that blasts your body odor

The search giant is granted a patent for a "fragrance emission device" that would sense when you have B.O. and steer you away from any friends who might be nearby at the time.

By February 11, 2015

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Arrests made over zombifying drug known as 'devil's breath'

Can a sniff of powder believed to be used by witches in the Middle Ages turn you into a zombie at the beck and call of your attacker? Maybe so, three arrests in Paris indicate.

By September 3, 2015

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This is how NASA banishes body odors in space

How do space agencies keep the International Space Station from smelling like a sweaty locker room? NASA engineer Robert Frost and retired astronaut Clayton C. Anderson reveal a few secrets.

By October 22, 2014

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Electronics-sniffing dog found thumb drive with ex-Subway pitchman's porn stash

Technically Incorrect: Jared Fogle, who pleaded guilty to child pornography charges, had his porn collection discovered by a dog whose nose can differentiate between a thumb drive and an iPad.

By August 29, 2015

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Haier's pitch at IFA: Connect all of the things

With a focus on air, water, diet, security and health, Haier's U+ Smart Life Platform make the case for connecting everything in your home.

By September 3, 2015

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Cop pulls gun on man filming him with cell phone

Technically Incorrect: A YouTube video shows a Northern California police officer first try to film a resident filming him and then pull his gun. The incident is now being investigated.

By August 6, 2015

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Bacon alarm clock wafts meat odors from your iPhone

Oscar Mayer orchestrates a bacon invasion of your bedroom with an odor-releasing gadget combined with an alarm clock app.

By March 10, 2014

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Emoji-happy man takes DUI selfie with arresting officer

Technically Incorrect: An Iowa man who admits to being under the influence of pot asks his arresting officer to pose with him for a Snapchat selfie. The officer happily obliges.

By August 10, 2015

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Watch what happens when a spinning basketball gets thrown off a dam

More than 6 million YouTube viewers have already been mesmerized by the sight of a spinning basketball's crazy trajectory when tossed off the top of a giant dam.

By July 17, 2015

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Smart insole promises to stop stinky feet

Smartphone-controlled uGale claims to be the first shoe insert to offer active ventilation. Don't worry, it can warm your feet during the winter, too.

By June 4, 2015