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Lasers have turned this metal super hydrophobic

Researchers have used lasers to create an extremely hydrophobic material with potential applications from sanitation to solar panels.

By January 27, 2015

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LG to donate 2,000 smartphones to UN's Ebola effort

The phones will go to healthcare workers and other people sent by the United Nations to combat the deadly disease in West Africa.

By October 23, 2014

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Foaming at the mouth: A CraveCast wrap-up and debrief

The CraveCast is a geek gabfest where Crave writers chat about their stories and answer reader questions. After this month's BYOB tacos-and-zombies hangout, we've got some questions on our minds.

By September 11, 2014

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Monster paper recycling takes mere minutes in awesome time-lapse

A new video folds hours of New York's paper recycling program into just 3.5 minutes, and the results are completely captivating.

By September 3, 2014

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Gates Foundation toilet contest seeks 'iPad of sanitation'

This summer, the Gates Foundation will present hygienic innovations developed through its Reinventing the Toilet Challenge.

By February 22, 2012

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Robo-tattoo machine fashioned from 3D printer

Automated tattoos are now a reality with a 3D printer that was hacked to become an robot tattoo artist.

By April 3, 2014

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Who's still offline and why? The real reasons

analysis The latest Pew Internet survey provides important insights on who's still not using the Internet...and why.

By September 30, 2013

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World Toilet Day: Let's have a sanitation celebration!

Saturday, November 19 is World Toilet Day. Remember to thank your toilet and take some time to revel in some of the impressive toilet technology that debuted this year.

By November 18, 2011

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Dry-foam cleaning kit sanitizes your grimy gadgets

The Qmadix Smudge-Free Dry-Foam Cleaning Kit takes a drier approach than most electronics cleaning products. Antimicrobial cleaning cloths come with the kit, making it even more attractive to germaphobes.

By August 23, 2011

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Man posts on Facebook: 'im about to get shot'; gets shot

Shortly after an alleged crime spree, a Michigan man takes out his cell phone and announces his fate on Facebook. It comes to pass very quickly.

By January 19, 2013