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InPowr: Self-help 2.0

A new Web app, InPowr, helps you take an inventory of your state of mind, and take action to improve it.

By April 19, 2007

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Mistletoe drone draws blood at TGI Friday's

The restaurant's branch in Brooklyn has a very modern festive idea. Until the drone goes off course and strikes a photographer in the face.

By December 9, 2014

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Men think they can fix a computer (but can't), study says

A study suggests that men are especially keen to let it be known they know how to fix a computer, but their actual knowledge may not match their bravado.

By November 17, 2014

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Smart glasses for the blind and mosquito tracker compete for Google backing

Ten contenders enter the Google Impact Challenge, proposing new technology that will help people around the world.

By July 31, 2014

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New health site lets the crowd rate treatment effectiveness

CureCrowd aggregates the experiences of others by letting them score the usefulness of various treatments from 0 (no help) to 4 (cured).

By March 13, 2014

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Conan fails to become No. 1 on LinkedIn, resorts to begging

Conan O'Brien seems embarrassed that he's only garnered a paltry 68,000 followers on LinkedIn. So he does what so many business people do -- he fawns and begs, like a company on Kickstarter.

By November 5, 2013

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Amazon exec to depart amid its uncertain future in publishing

Larry Kirshbaum, the editorial head of Amazon's adult and children's publishing imprints, is on his way out as Amazon ponders its next move in book publishing.

By October 25, 2013

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The saddest Web site on Earth

A new single-service Web site lets you know approximately how many more times you'll get to see your parents before they die. Seriously.

By July 22, 2013

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The depths of sexy pick-up lines on Tinder

Tinder is an app that aims to take the pain out of dating. However, a site called TinderLines claims to collect the best conversations from the app. They make for solemn reading.

By July 11, 2013

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Did Florida just ban all smartphones and laptops?

Legislation hurriedly written -- and approved by the governor -- appears to ban any "system or network of devices" that may be used in a game of chance. Oh, oopsie.

By July 9, 2013