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second-hand smoke


New blood test speeds up cancer detection

The University of Nottingham and spinoff company Oncimmune have developed a blood test that could help detect cancer as many as five years earlier than mammography and CT scans.

By June 2, 2010


No butts about it

Microsoft and News Corp. may be teaming up to put the hurt on Google, Nintendo launches a Wii movie store in Japan, and your Mac is apparently allergic to second-hand smoke. So put that cigarette out!

By November 24, 2009


Selling on eBay: 12 tips to help you earn more

If you're still hesitant about hawking your wares on the giant virtual garage sale that is eBay, our tips will steer you through the pitfalls.

By April 3, 2008


Robotic cockroaches and electronic babysitters

Robotic cockroaches can lead wild cockroaches to go against their instincts. How susceptible are children to unnatural influences?

By November 19, 2007


Beware the killer laser printer!

Study shows that laser printer emissions may cause serious health problems for office workers.

By August 1, 2007


USB purifier claims to clear the air

More good news for germaphobes

By February 26, 2007


Week in review: Tech goes to the polls

As the final week of campaigning in the presidential election nears, the battle for ballots is heating up on the Internet.

By October 22, 2004


Keychain clicker kills TVs

Discreet device turns off televisions, creating a little peace and quiet. Until the yelling starts.

By October 19, 2004


Putting fun back into hacking

At Defcon, the annual capture-the-flag tournament captivates players and spectators with a new back story, snazzy graphics and a tougher scoring system.

By August 5, 2002