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Killer robots may wage 'mechanical slaughter,' U.N. warns

A month after Human Rights Watch launched its "Campaign to Stop Killer Robots," a United Nations special rapporteur calls for a moratorium on robots that can kill without human control.

By May 30, 2013

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The 404 1,522: Where you solve the mystery of the stolen grapefruit (podcast)

A whodunnit mystery unfolds in the first part of the show, an egg on the face of the Internet, the voice of Hulu just got fired, and 14,000 zombies will soon join the United States military.

By July 11, 2014

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Anonymous hits Euro 2012 site over Ukraine dog slaughter

Massive dog slaughters in Ukraine prompt online activists to target Web site for soccer championship.

By June 8, 2012

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Trace the past with NY Public Library's Open Access Maps Project

GPS can't quite capture the beauty of historical maps. Thanks to the Lionel Pincus & Princess Firyal Map Division at the New York Public Library, 20,000 high-res maps are now available for download.

By April 7, 2014

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Quiet riot on Spotify as band pays for free tour with silent album

Silence is gold for LA funk band ​Vulfpeck's album Sleepify, which you play as you sleep to fund free shows near you.

By March 28, 2014

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Godzilla is actually a nice guy

A Snickers ad suggests that Godzilla only goes on city-destroying rampages when he's hungry -- but of course.

By March 4, 2014

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Can't get enough Radio Shack all of a sudden? Here's more

After its triumph in making people consider that Radio Shack has finally emerged from the '80s during the Super Bowl, the company has released an array of videos featuring Cliff the mailman and Jason the serial killer, among others.

By February 3, 2014

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Spotify adds in-app merch stand to artist profiles

You can now buy T-shirts, records, and other merchandise from your favorite artists within music-streaming service Spotify.

By January 20, 2014

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Winter is coming: Suit the cat in battle armor

Turn Tigger into a warrior by dressing him in this custom-made armor. The creators say it was made with cats' comfort -- and love of "Game of Thrones" -- in mind.

By January 13, 2014

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Game of Thrones season 4 to be unsheathed on 6 April

HBO says the fourth series of the fantasy gorefest will start a week later than last year, apparently to avoid clashing with The Walking Dead.

By January 10, 2014