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soap

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Soap bubbles used to explore mathematical singularities

Films of soap with complex shapes can be used to model and understand mathematical singularities across a range of fields.

By May 27, 2014

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BitSoaps let you lather up with bitcoins

BitSoaps let you clean up with cryptocurrency created with hemp oil, castile, and lavender.

By February 28, 2014

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What is the 'Soap Opera Effect'?

Does your new TV's ultra-smooth motion drive you crazy? Find out why and what you can do about it.

By February 14, 2013

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Apple stoops to selling bar soap, birdhouses, suggests Conan

Fresh out of ideas for its smartphone lineup, the company is trying to get into other lines of business, quips comedian Conan O'Brien.

By September 11, 2013

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Man Soap: Smell like bacon, bonfires, beer, and urinal cakes

A line of manly soaps scented like beer, coffee, cash, and urinal mints is designed to overpower the senses with the odor of manhood.

By January 23, 2013

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The Soap Opera Effect: When your TV tries to be smarter than you

Can your TV think too much on your behalf? If you've gotten Soap Opera Effect, perhaps so.

By April 6, 2012

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PhoneSoap: A smartphone charger for germaphobes

Not to gross you out, but your cell phone is basically a Petri dish of bacteria. However, a new Kickstarter project is hoping zap those germs away so you can continue to text from your porcelain throne.

By April 3, 2012

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Magnetic soap could lift oil spill woes

Researchers at the United Kingdom's University of Bristol have created a magnetic soap that could help revolutionize oil spill cleanups.

By January 24, 2012

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After a long shoot, lather up with camera soap

If your point-and-shoot needs to stay clean, you should, too. Enter this spearmint-scented soap.

By July 16, 2010

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Ep. 1216: Geek soap operas

Between the legal drama playing out in the South Bay (Gizmodo raid! Dubious warrants! Potential counter-suits!) and the latest developments in the Infinity Ward/Activision internal drama (Involuntary labor! Withholding royalties and bonuses!), it's pretty much the Days of our Lives around here. Also, no Hulu in the UK, and Comcast gets a big, steaming pile of poo from its users. But at least it's Golden Poo.

By April 28, 2010