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orangutans

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Orangutans monkey around with iPads at zoo

A program called Apps for Apes has swung its way into the Smithsonian's National Zoo in the U.S. capital.

By January 23, 2013

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Monkey Brains Bowl: Eat lunch from a 'hairy gaping cranium'

Relive the shocking dinner scene in "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom," or just pretend you're getting vengeance for the bad "Planet of the Apes" films.

By May 29, 2014

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Polar bear dons high-tech collar for USGS

Tasul the polar bear is helping scientists collect valuable information on how bears are reacting to climate change by wearing a high-tech collar in her enclosure at the Oregon Zoo.

By July 31, 2013

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Vint Cerf sees an 'Interspecies Internet' to talk with animals

The Internet visionary foresees the Web as becoming a way for humans to communicate with animals and connect with the cosmos.

By February 28, 2013

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Crave Ep. 106: DIY laser cannons

This week on Crave, we take a look at the deadly do-it-yourself Iron Man Laser Gauntlet and monkey around with iPad-wielding apes. Then we wash our hands with ManHands manly scented soaps.

By January 25, 2013

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Ultrabooks are not ultra-pricey

Google takes the Project Glass camera for a spin, orangutans are communicating with iPads, and the prices are dropping for Ultrabooks.

By May 17, 2012

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Will the next MacBook bring 4G?

It's a boatload of rumors, from iPhones to iPads and the next MacBooks. Someone has "seen" Apple's HDTV, and orangutans love the iPad.

By May 10, 2012

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Ultrabooks no longer ultra-pricey

Google takes the Project Glass camera for a spin, orangutans are communicating with iPads, and the prices are dropping for Ultrabooks.

By May 9, 2012

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The iPad -- it's not just for humans any more

A new program at the Miami zoo involves using iPads to communicate with orangutans. With tougher "orangutan-proof" screens, the zoo may let the general public in on the high-tech gabfest as well.

By May 9, 2012

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The 404 1,051: Where we were big in the '90s (podcast)

Leaked from today's episode: Facebook death patrols, ink cartridge scams go a step further, your Mom using a smartphone...in bed, Carmageddon revisited, and butt dialing 911.

By May 10, 2012