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Vending machines let you exchange rubbish for rewards

New "reverse" vending machines installed in Sydney let you deposit recyclable waste in return for rewards.

By June 30, 2014

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Pope Francis stands firm with science on global warming

Technically Incorrect: In a document intended for a broad audience, the pope describes the earth as "an immense pile of filth."

By June 18, 2015

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Our wish list for the 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 finale

HBO's hit series has started to detour from the books, meaning things could get really crazy in the Season 5 finale. Here, a few ideas for how Sunday's show could keep us talking until 2016.

By June 13, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy Core Advance is a rubbish S3, out soon

The Galaxy Core Advance has the looks of the S3 and worse specs than the S2, with a truly abysmal screen resolution. It's out next year.

By December 16, 2013

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This smart garbage can manages your shopping list

It knows what you throw away. It knows what you need on your shopping list. The GeniCan smart garbage can applies digital brains to your waste habits.

By May 15, 2015

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How tech innovation was used for mass killing during WWI

The conflict's start on July 28, 1914, signaled the beginning of a new era in high-tech warfare, which included fighter aircraft, tanks, chemical weapons, and flamethrowers.

By July 26, 2014

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Oculus add-ons, high-tech recycling rewards, emoji social networks, and more on Tomorrow Daily

Today we're discussing a third-person POV with Oculus Rift, and a vending machine that takes trash as payment. Oh, and an emoji-only social network (ಠ_ಠ).

By July 1, 2014

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Singapore plans to be world's first 'Smart Nation'

The city-state unveils plans for sensors that can help manage traffic congestion, detect air pollutants, and even remind you to take your trash out.

By June 17, 2014

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Audiophile nonsense: judging others by how they listen

Don’t judge others by how they listen. Don’t presume superiority because you listen differently than most. This is a condescending trend that has to stop.

By March 29, 2014

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Is the push for Ultra HD 4K inhibiting picture quality improvements?

It's an easy sell: Four times the resolution of HD. The numbers are easy to understand, 2160p easily identifiable as more than 1080p. Every manufacturer is pushing their top-of-the-line 4K TVs as the next generation of superlative picture quality. But resolution is just one aspect of picture quality. Is it possible that by focusing so intently on this one, easily marketed, improvement, that other aspects are getting neglected, or worse, diminished? The short answer? Yep. Here's how.

By March 26, 2014