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Coming soon: A better, poison-free solar cell

Sure, solar power is clean and green, but to make it more efficient, researchers have had to use some nasty stuff. Until now.

By May 5, 2014

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'House' episode helps doctor diagnose rare cobalt poisoning

Yes, sometimes doctors use TV shows and Google in addition to textbooks and experience to sort out what's going on with their patients.

By February 7, 2014

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Netflix preps poison pill to fend off Icahn

The video rental bigwig adopts what appears to be poison pill in hopes of holding off a takeover attempt by investor Carl Icahn.

By November 5, 2012

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Spray lights you up when you've got poison ivy

Scratch that itch. Chemists develop a spray-on substance that can identify the presence of urushiol, the oily sap on poison ivy that surely comes from the devil himself.

By October 15, 2012

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Ad for Apple's Siri gets poison oak wrong, report says

According to a report, the ad showed up in a July issue of The Economist, and displayed Siri pointing to poison ivy and not poison oak in the image.

By July 27, 2012

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Car Tech Live 252: Is your car poisoning you? (podcast)

A new report details the most toxic cars, Toyota teases a car greener than the Prius, while Ferrari just wants to go faster.

By February 27, 2012

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Car Tech Live 252: Is your car poisoning you?

A new report details the most toxic cars, Toyota teases a car greener than the Prius, while Ferrari just wants to go faster.

By February 24, 2012

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ElectroVine: Power cord disguised as a house plant

The mild-mannered power cord gets a makeover that would turn Poison Ivy green with envy.

By August 18, 2014

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The Bug, 'Poison Dart Ft. Warrior Queen (Skream Remix)': Free MP3 of the Day

The Bug is known for his dark and warbly basslines and ragga-inspired tracks that are slow and grindy and grimy, grimy, grimy. Download a free MP3 of "Poison Dart Ft. Warrior Queen (Skream Remix)" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By September 30, 2008

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Ep. 1309: The telcos are a poison pill

Samsung Galaxy Tab pricing shows up on Amazon UK, and it's well over a thousand dollars U.S., presumably to force you toward subsidized prices so you'll end up paying the same amount or more for with-contract tablets. Which ... seriously? No. Also, Craigslist says the adult services section is gone for good, and Google's music service appears to be imminent--much to Spotify's demise--er, dismay.

By September 16, 2010