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Concept kitchen gadget grows fly larvae for dinner

The Farm 432 home appliance concept would let people grow larvae as a protein source.

By Jul. 29, 2013

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Name your price for six action-packed Warner Bros games, help charity

The new Humble Bundle ranks up there with the best of them, offering two Batman games, two F.E.A.R. games, and other good stuff.

By Nov. 6, 2013

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Code-breaker Alan Turing to be pardoned (finally)

Vilified by the British government for his homosexuality -- a fact that many say led to his suicide -- the famous mathematician and Enigma code-breaker is now likely to receive a posthumous pardon.

By Jul. 20, 2013

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How Isaac Asimov got 2014 both so right and so wrong

In 1964, the famed writer shared his vision of our time. Some predictions were spot-on, while others were wildly off base. Crave's Eric Mack thinks he knows why.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Comic book superheroes take on world hunger

The biggest names in supervillian butt-kicking are turning their sights on famine, with DC's Justice League leaping into the fight.

By Jan. 23, 2012

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Apple legend Bill Atkinson's new mission: Save the postcard

The creator of the Macintosh's QuickDraw graphics system, MacPaint, and HyperCard wants to save the postcard from extinction.

By Oct. 10, 2013

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Game-obsessed mom reportedly neglects kids, starves dogs

U.K. mom is given a suspended jail sentence and banned from computer use after her obsession with playing an online game leads to haunting levels of domestic neglect.

By Sep. 13, 2010

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San Franciscans angry over video game balloon stunt

A video game promotion sends hundreds of balloons into the sky over the Game Developers Conference. But some people are outraged when many of the balloons land in the Bay.

By Mar. 2, 2011

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Microsoft after Gates, Bill without Microsoft

As Bill Gates prepares to walk away from Microsoft, both the man and the company he founded will face challenges getting along without each other, Newsweek reports.

By Jun. 22, 2008

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Will tech always be a boys 'n' toys club?

Controversy swirls around whether tech excludes both women and those of an advanced age. If true, will this always be the case? Or will the tech world become a little more inclusive?

By Aug. 29, 2010