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Robin Williams' daughter leaves Twitter, cites trolls

The nasties of the Web wouldn't allow Zelda Williams to grieve with dignity.

By August 13, 2014

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Bert and actor Zachary Levi: Get offline and go outside!

Watch "A Lovely Sunny Day" to see why actor Zachary Levi and "Sesame Street's" Bert think the best tweets come from birds outside.

By May 16, 2014

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It must be glove as HTC, Samsung, Toshiba palm off same April Fools' joke

HTC, Samsung and Toshiba find glove in a hopeless place with the Gluuv, Fingers, and Digit, this year's handiest April Fools' pranks.

By April 1, 2014

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Why are tech companies trying to take over my face?

[commentary] Google Glass and Oculus Rift may be the future, but they aren’t about connecting me to a better world. They want me to believe computers are better than the world.

By March 30, 2014

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Crows can refrain from eating a snack if a tastier snack is on the way

A new study has demonstrated that crows can exercise anticipation and self-control, abstaining from eating a treat if they know a preferred treat is coming soon.

By March 11, 2014

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Stephen Hawking declares: 'There are no black holes'

Consternation and angst reign after the famed physicist suggests there are no black holes from which light can't escape to infinity.

By January 25, 2014

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How Apple's Mac OS X and iWork defined software in 2013

Not only did Apple ship its latest update to OS X this year, it also gave away iWork for free.

By December 17, 2013

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Now you're a sharpshooter: The smart rifle arrives

Hit a target at 1,000 yards? No problem. Tracking Point's computer-enabled rifles let novices shoot moving targets at extreme distances with near 100 percent accuracy. The new era of firearms is upon us.

By September 25, 2013

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Supreme Court justices don't do e-mail (Trust issues?)

The youngest justice, Elena Kagan, admits that her fellow large minds haven't got around to e-mailing yet. Retrograde? Or wily?

By August 21, 2013

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Motion-powered bird backpacks take flight

Scientists develop lightweight, sensor-filled bird backpacks to track changes in migratory patterns.

By July 29, 2013