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Hospital accused of posting sensitive medical records on Facebook

A woman being treated for a sexually transmitted disease is suing a Cincinnati hospital after her medical records appear on the Facebook group "Team No Hoes."

By June 8, 2014

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Apple envisions touch sensitivity for keyboards

As described in a freshly-published patent filing, the keyboard on future MacBooks could incorporate "keystacks" with touch sensors and visual feedback.

By May 1, 2014

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Future iPhones, iPads could be more touch sensitive

A freshly-published Apple patent filing describes a way for touch-screen sensors to better detect certain swipes and multitouch gestures.

By January 30, 2014

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E-whiskers put sensitive catlike sensors on robots

Berkeley researchers have created flexible sensors that mimic a cat's whiskers from elastic fibers, nanotubes, and nanoparticles. Science: making robots cuter as well as more useful.

By January 22, 2014

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Sims 4 gets sensitive with new emotion and building tools

Publisher Electronic Arts has divulged a few tasty details concerning the next Sims game.

By August 20, 2013

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Wacom finally shows the iPad its sensitive side

A latecomer to the market, the company finally unveils a pressure-sensitive stylus for the iPad, the $99 Intuos Creative Stylus.

By August 19, 2013

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Loneliness narrows the uncanny valley

Starved for a little social contact? The face of a robot or doll will seem more alive to you than to someone with a brimming social life.

By September 8, 2014

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Sensus Touch Sensitive Case

The Sensus case announced at CES 2013 lets you control apps and games using multitouch surfaces on the side and back of your iPhone.

January 6, 2013

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Comcast admits service rep did what he was trained to do

In an internal memo, Comcast's chief operating officer says a customer service call recorded by tech journalist Ryan Block was painful to listen to. He promises changes.

By July 22, 2014

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Anti-missile tech could help combat malaria

Heat-seeking technology developed for the military's Javelin missile program might soon be used to save rather than destroy.

By July 17, 2014