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Apple mops up iOS mess with new update

It's iOS 8.0.2 to the rescue, Apple hopes, after a software upgrade the day before had a rough landing on thousands of iPhones.

By September 25, 2014

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Woman drops cell phone in toilet, two die in rescue attempt

In China, a woman's husband and her mother-in-law are overcome by the stench of a cesspit, all because a brand-new phone was feared lost.

By June 8, 2014

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3D-printed medical device rescues baby's breath

A baby with a rare condition will get to go home for the first time thanks to a 3D-printed airway splint that is helping him breathe on his own.

By March 17, 2014

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Jeff Bezos rescued in Galapagos by Ecuadorian Navy

The Amazon founder is airlifted out of the Galapagos Islands for emergency treatment of a kidney stone issue, according to local media.

By January 4, 2014

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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 December 28, 2013

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Cyborg moths to the rescue!

Scientists are developing a method of controlling the flight muscles of moths wirelessly, instantly introducing a new term to the vocabulary of technophobes: the mothpocalypse.

By August 22, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 040: Netflix on Oculus Rift, cyborg moths, and hard drives in Minecraft

Scientists are implanting electrodes into moths. Why, you ask? The researchers believe that by controlling moth flight, they may find new ways of conducting search and rescue missions.

By August 21, 2014

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T-Mobile entices subscribers to recruit friends from rival carriers

The carrier is offering current customers -- and the people they bring over from the competition -- a year of unlimited LTE data for free.

By August 21, 2014

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'TurboRoo' puppy gets wheels thanks to 3D printing

A puppy who was born without his front legs is zipping around thanks to a caring vet and the owner of a 3D-printing company.

By August 11, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 032: Hacking the human body, 3D-printed birds, robo-bees, and more

A RoboBee the size of a quarter is making waves today. It's not quite ready to start filling in for bee hives around the world, but we're okay with that. We're a little worried about the possibility of these bees turning into angry, killer robo-bees.

By August 7, 2014