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HTC One M8 app-roaches as new BlinkFeed lands in Google Play

HTC is preparing the way for today's HTC One M8 launch by adding BlinkFeed Launcher and Service Pack to Google Play -- and you don't even need an HTC phone to enjoy them.

By March 25, 2014

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Army starts testing bots inspired by sand fleas, roaches

These insect-like recon robots from Boston Dynamics are set to be deployed to Afghanistan for more testing.

By March 28, 2012

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The Grid hopes polished publishing will rekindle website creation

For $96 per year, the startup promises customers an adaptable, customizable, refined website for those who need more than a Facebook profile page.

By October 8, 2014

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Comcast installs roach-infested cable box, customer claims

An Illinois resident asserts that after Comcast installed a cable box, cockroaches crawled out of it. This follows a lawsuit by employees who claim they are forced to install roach-infested boxes.

By January 4, 2012

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Roach-like robot could one day be used to find quake survivors

The latest creation from UC Berkeley's robotics researchers scampers along at 1.3 meters per second and climbs 17-degree inclines. SmartPlanet's Sumi Das gets a look at the mini machine that draws inspiration from a roach.

By October 19, 2011

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Cold-loving cockroaches invade New York, scientists confirm

A cold-tolerant species of roach is calling New York City home and fueling the nightmares of residents.

By December 9, 2013

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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 June 28, 2013

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Exposure: Anthony Roach

A marine biologist with a love for photography, Anthony Roach takes us through his portfolio on Exposure.

18 Images By August 31, 2010

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Tap Twitter, control a cockroach

Almost as certain as death and taxes is the cockroach. Now one artist has turned the tables on the pesky arthropod by taming it with some tech components and Twitter.

By December 26, 2012

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Eek! Remote-controlled cyborg cockroaches are real

Scientists with a high tolerance for creepy-crawlies have figured out how to create and control cyborg cockroaches.

By September 10, 2012