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self-improvement

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New site Fitango brokers self-improvement plans

Structured like an app store, new site presents itself as a lesson plan marketplace for everything from fitness to language learning. Note to founders: you've got your work cut out for you in keeping the scam artists out.

By December 10, 2010

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Elon Musk worries AI could delete humans along with spam

CEO of SpaceX and Tesla suggests superintelligent machines might one day decide the solution to spam is a world devoid of humans.

By October 8, 2014

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Chocolate-activated coat a key to wearable tech's future

Soon, we'll want to use wearable tech to express everything. Famed chocolate maker Cadbury is ahead of the trend.

By January 18, 2014

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Between the Spreadsheets: How good are you in bed?

With the Spreadsheets app, you can get your score for every carnal performance in the quest, perhaps, for self-improvement.

By August 13, 2013

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Here's to the iSheep, iPhone 5 vindicates them

Scores of comments posted to CNET ridiculed people who spent days waiting to buy a cell phone. Tomorrow the iPhone 5 goes on sale and likely it is the critics who will seem out of touch.

By September 20, 2012

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Reporters' Roundtable: Sit up straight! Exercise more!

Two startups on the edge of the "Quantified Self" movement give you feedback on how you walk, move, stand, and sit to make you a more self-aware and healthier person.

By September 16, 2011

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A perfect storm for Q&A site Quora

At one point considered threatened due to the arrival of Facebook Questions, the Q&A service has seen a remarkable uptick in usage over a matter of days. Why?

By January 4, 2011

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How to give up Facebook for Lent and keep your friends

One Facebook addict's self-improvement project is another's snub. A sudden break from your social network--virtual or otherwise--can create some social minefields. Here's how to avoid them.

By February 23, 2009

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Wii-habilitation, health games get $2 million study grant

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation funds research into how the Wii and other interactive games can improve the rehab of stroke victims or help ward off the freshman 15.

By May 29, 2008

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Nicole Kidman has a 'Brain Age' of 52

Beginning June 25, Nicole Kidman will be appearing in European 'Brain Age 2' commercials.

By June 26, 2007