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Informed consumers conserve for cash, study says

Smart-grid study shows people significantly conserve electricity when given financial incentives and tools to modify habits.

By Feb. 16, 2011


Superhero backpack saves the day for back to school

Two moms have designed a pack that will help young students (and their imaginations) take flight.

By Aug. 26, 2013


Facebook apps can now broadcast your fitness, entertainment habits

Third-party apps like Runkeeper, GoodReads, and Hulu can now post updates to the Timeline when you complete a run, finish a book, or rate a movie or TV show.

By Mar. 8, 2013


Top 5 Netflix alternatives

Top 5 ways to watch movies that don't involve Netflix at all.

By Jul. 29, 2011


View a 2,000-year-old scroll of the Ten Commandments online

Google's latest online archive of historical documents includes the earliest known scroll with the Ten Commandments.

By Dec. 18, 2012


Dell apologizes for hiring sexist summit moderator

Dell "sincerely apologizes" for offensive jokes by a moderator at its Copenhagen, Denmark, partner summit in April -- a few weeks later, and only on its Google+ page. Better than nothing, we suppose.

By May. 15, 2012


Keith Haring honoured in pop art Google Doodle

Keith Haring, influential pop-art and graffiti artist, has been given the Google Doodle treatment.

By May. 4, 2012


HTC confirms slew of Ice Cream Sandwich updates

Smartphone maker HTC delivered a scoop of good news, saying Android 4.0 upgrades will hit 16 of its current handsets soon.

By Mar. 14, 2012


Smartphone robo-cushion lets you love the one you're not with

Japanese roboticist Hiroshi Ishiguro's "Hugvie" translates your caller's voice into huggable vibrations. Great for long-distance lovin' -- and maybe a new form of high-tech group grope too.

By Apr. 27, 2012