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A political party of nerds and geeks: What should it stand for?

You've heard that geeks and nerds run the world, but what would it take for us to actually be in charge? Crave's Eric Mack thinks it might be time for a "GNU" political party.

By October 21, 2014

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Hamster-wheel standing desk: Embrace the rodent race

Why should hamsters have all the fun? Follow an Instructables guide for making your own standing desk with a human-size hamster wheel for exercise.

By September 18, 2014

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Stir desk uses Fitbit to give you credit for standing

Smart furniture startup Stir folds Fitbit activity tracking into its Kinetic standing desk.

By June 5, 2014

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Pioneer's Speaker Base: Powerful sound under your TV

The Pioneer Speaker Base SP-SB03 delivers some of the best sound we've heard from an affordable pedestal-style sound stand.

By September 18, 2014

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Air vs. Air: Can the iPad Air be a suitable stand-in for a MacBook Air?

Apple's smallest laptop and lightest large tablet have never been closer in spirit. Yet, they offer pretty different advantages.

By November 11, 2013

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Netflix's latest weapon to take on HBO: Cosby

The online TV service adds four more stand-up comedy specials to its lineup as it aims to become the Internet's HBO.

By August 14, 2014

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Power Brick battery charges phones, clicks with Lego pieces

The Power Brick external battery pack doubles as a Lego-compatible building platform, letting you design your own ultimate smartphone stand.

By February 27, 2014

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DC protestors stand with Snowden to fight surveillance

Edward Snowden wasn't there in the flesh at this weekend's Stop Watching Us rally. But he participated by way of a statement, calling for NSA reform and reminding politicos that the public is watching them.

By October 26, 2013

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FDA clears ReWalk exoskeleton that lets paraplegics walk again

Following the EU's lead, the US finally allows people with spinal cord injuries to buy the motorized system that lets them independently stand upright, turn, and walk.

By June 26, 2014

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How Facebook stands to gain by sharing its trade secrets

Internet companies seem to enjoy turning the world upside down by sharing software and operational details. Of course, it's still done out of self-interest.

By September 17, 2013