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Fetch for iOS

Fetch is an entertaining adventure for both kids and adults alike, with colorful cartoon-like graphics, an extremely touchable interface full of little items to interact with, and challenging puzzles to solve as you explore a fantastical world.

By Apr. 9, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 9, 2013

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Google robot wins Pentagon rescue challenge

A robot made by a Japanese start-up that Google has bought has won a rescue competition organised by Darpa in the US.

By Dec. 28, 2013

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Batman and Captain America rescue cat from fire

It's rare that superheroes in costume are actually superheroes. However, two men in West Virginia are on the way to an event, intervene, and rescue a cat. One just happens to be a former firefighter.

By Sep. 9, 2013

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Helibots to the rescue

Molly Wood stops by Carnegie Mellon University, where scientists are building helicopter robots that could eventually swarm autonomously into a disaster site, and then provide search and rescue responders with life-saving information. Also, they're cute little flying bots!

By Jul. 3, 2012

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Future of search and rescue: Cockroaches piloted by Kinect

By fitting cockroaches with microphones and speakers, rescuers may be able to detect voices of people in trapped buildings.

By Jun. 28, 2013

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Google: Dart will rescue browsers from JavaScript

The programming language for Web sites and Web apps is less complex and therefore easier to develop, Chrome programmers argue at Google I/O.

By May. 17, 2013

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Drop an iPhone? Apple's patent filing comes to the rescue

A newly published patent application suggests ways to protect a dropped iPhone by controlling where it lands or even slowing its descent.

By Mar. 21, 2013

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65 years later, recalling the air rescue of West Berlin (pictures)

On June 24, 1948, the Soviets blocked Allied access to the western half of Berlin. Two days later, the United States and Britain responded with a dramatic workaround.

15 Images By Jun. 25, 2013

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Police Down Under rescue Apple map users

Australian police warn against using Apple Maps, Instagram pulls photos off Twitter, and Valve works on a new video game console.

By Dec. 10, 2012

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Police Down Under rescue Apple map users

Australian police warn against using Apple Maps, Instagram pulls photos off Twitter, and Valve works on a new video game console.

By Dec. 10, 2012