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Researchers reveal the language of Kickstarter success

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have analyzed the top phrases of successful -- and unsuccessful -- Kickstarter campaigns. Hint: mentioning cats doesn't hurt.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Microsoft apologises for 'sexist' Xbox One ad, takes it down

Here we go again: Microsoft has apologised, and taken down a promo for the Xbox One that was criticised as sexist.

By Nov. 30, 2013

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Honda's Asimo robot shows off new moves

The latest version of Honda’s humanoid robot visits New York during the International Auto Show. Asimo has learned new skills, including sign language. But when will he speak like Siri?

By Apr. 16, 2014

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SwiftKey's fast-typing predictive keyboard coming to the Nokia X

SwiftKey is the best keyboard replacement on Android, hands down, and now Nokia fans can get a proper taste.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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No More Woof gadget speaks your dog's thoughts, costs £40

No More Woof is a new doggie headset that claims to translate your pooch's inner thoughts into English, and you can order one for about £40 today.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Facebook navigates voice-based browsing with latest buy

With the purchase of Mobile Technologies, the social network hints at a future when people can browse with their voice.

By Aug. 12, 2013

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Sickweather tracks then alerts you of nearby illnesses

This one is definitely filed under "there's an app for that."

By Nov. 29, 2013

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An Indiegogo campaign... to fund a Kickstarter campaign

A group of "entrepreneurs" (or comedians) have taken to Indiegogo to raise funds to start a Kickstarter campaign. "Problem is we got no funds. Help us help you help us," they say.

By Nov. 6, 2013

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Visualize shared links, trends with BuzzSumo

What are the masses discussing on Facebook, Twitter, or other social networks today, this week, or this month? BuzzSumo provides a simple dashboard to keep you informed.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Siri gets dissed by 'The Simpsons'

A store owner comes to Homer's aid but runs into trouble asking Siri for a list of local hospitals.

By Nov. 4, 2013