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self-repairing plastic

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Plastic hit by bullet regrows after getting hit

Will the future bring self-healing car bumpers? Researchers create a type of plastic that can regenerate over cracks and holes.

By May 8, 2014

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Could selfies be pushing more Americans to plastic surgery?

More patients under 30 are asking for facial procedures to improve the way they look on social media, according to a survey of plastic surgeons.

By March 17, 2014

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Woman sues plastic surgeon for posting images of 'cocaine nose'

Plaintiff says she reasonably expected privacy when she went to get her nose fixed. Instead, it was allegedly put online.

By July 30, 2014

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Comcast customer allegedly pulls gun on repair man over fees

When a New Mexico woman learns of additional fees for the service call, she gets upset. Her upset leads to jail.

By July 31, 2014

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Cool! CreoPop 3D-printing pen doesn't use hot plastic

The secret to the cool temperatures of the soon-to-be-crowdfunded CreoPop 3D-printing pen is a special type of resin that hardens with UV light.

By June 5, 2014

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HTC One E8 is a plastic M8, coming early June

The HTC One E8 has been confirmed to bring its polycarbonate shell to "selected markets" in "early June."

By June 3, 2014

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Xiaomi Mi Pad

Loaded with a quad-core Nvidia Tegra K1 processor and an expandable memory slot, the $240 slate will make its debut in China in June.

May 15, 2014

MSRP: $240.00

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Xiaomi Mi Pad is a $240 plastic iPad Mini lookalike

The Chinese company's first tablet sports a 7.9-inch display with a resolution equal to Apple's Retina Display and is powered by Nvidia's Tegra K1 processor.

By May 15, 2014

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This arcade machine runs on empty plastic bottles

Coca-Cola engages in an environmentally minded publicity stunt by launching an arcade game that takes bottles, not coins.

By April 30, 2014

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Woman gets $15K of plastic surgery to look better in selfies

Believing that her virtual self is just as important as her actual one, an LA talent agent decides to alter her chin and various other parts of her face.

By April 25, 2014