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How to create printer pools in OS X

While you can install multiple printers in OS X, distributing print jobs among them can be cumbersome. Printer pools help overcome this.

By Sep. 20, 2011

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Life's first cells may have evolved in geothermal pools

Team of scientists speculates that the last common ancestor of life on Earth got its start in the planet's natural hot tubs.

By Feb. 16, 2012

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Town uses Google Earth to find unpermitted pools

The Long Island town of Riverhead is using Google Earth to spy on anyone who might have constructed a backyard pool without permits.

By Aug. 2, 2010

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Patent pools pushed in new agreement

IEEE's collaboration with Via Licensing will encourage intellectual property holders to form patent pools in order to get more products into the market.

By Dec. 7, 2008

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3D-printed bio-shoes could repair themselves

It doesn't take long for avid runners to wear down a new pair of shoes. But some day runners and walkers alike may be able to pop protocell shoes into a vat of liquid to regenerate overnight.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Artist creates 11-acre portrait in Belfast field

A 6-year-old girl is the subject of one of the largest portraits ever, created with soil, sand, and GPS.

By Oct. 21, 2013

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Our car - Leon to the Limit 2: Limit Harder

My distinct lack of sequel-naming talent aside, it seemed as though, against our will (untrue) the Leon and I would have to team up one last time (improbable) to once again take on the Everest that is the Car Limits driver training course. But this time, it was personal. And Wet.

By Feb. 16, 2014

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Body Dryer air-dries you off, no towel necessary

A futuristic body-drying gadget goes in for crowdfunding with the goal of getting rid of towels once and for all.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Yahoo malware turned PCs into Bitcoin miners

Malicious ads served to Yahoo users were designed to transform computers into a Bitcoin mining operation, according to a security firm.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Want a better way to waterproof a phone? Try nanocoating

Behind the scenes, a company called P2i has developed a new method for making phones and tablets impervious to H2O.

By Feb. 23, 2014