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Want to win at rock-paper-scissors? Here's how

A Chinese mathematician believes there's a "conditioned response" in the playing patterns of the famous game.

By May 2, 2014

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Robot hand always wins at rock-paper-scissors

Japanese roboticists have built a super-fast robot that can recognise the movements of the human hand for a 100 per cent win rate at rock-paper-scissors.

By November 5, 2013

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Dreaming of a 'Star Wars' Christmas

Deck the halls with "Star Wars" snowflakes of Jabba the Hutt, Greedo, Han Solo, Captain Rex, wampas, X-Wings and Space Slugs.

By December 19, 2014

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Japan is building a robot that can play baseball

A series of technologies developed by a robot lab in Japan are all going towards the creation of a humanoid baseball-bot.

By November 13, 2014

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DIY: Make a mini boombox

Not satisfied with the portable speaker options out there? Here's how to make your own with a little hacking and crafting.

By November 2, 2014

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Samsung: Note 4 is better than iPhone because of screen and pen

Samsung releases two new ads that present a rather fact-based, use-based picture of why its Note 4 phone should be the customer's choice.

By October 8, 2014

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How to make a VR headset out of a pizza box

A relatively cheap and fun do-it-yourself project to experience the joys of virtual reality without breaking the bank.

By August 19, 2014

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Conan reads emojis, detects strange meanings

Conan O'Brien is confident he understands all the new emoji characters. Perhaps he's over-confident.

By June 25, 2014

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Wildling wannabes, make a crossbow from office supplies

Opportunity is a-knockin' for cube-dwelling "Game of Thrones" fans. Learn to shoot a mini-crossbow in a way that would make Ygritte proud.

By June 10, 2014

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Google doodle celebrates elegance (and more) of Audrey Hepburn

To celebrate not Star Wars day, but the birthday of Audrey Hepburn, Google takes one more step in making women more prominent in its doodles.

By May 4, 2014