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​November brain: Guns N' Roses statistics reveal anatomy of rock

One developer and statistics pro has turned his eye to what makes up the music of Guns N' Roses, proving that when it comes to 80s rock, the hair was high, but the standard deviations were higher.

By November 20, 2014

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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By November 24, 2014

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Facebook diversity statistics show mostly white, male workforce

The social network releases its ethnic and gender data for the first time, saying it has a lot of work to do to become more diverse.

By June 25, 2014

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Netflix confirms Australian launch for March 2015

After months of speculation and rumours, Netflix finally announces it will launch in Australia and New Zealand in 2015.

By November 18, 2014

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Microsoft to shut down Nokia Store for feature phones

Owners of Nokia feature phones and Symbian and Nokia X phones will be redirected to the Opera Mobile Store before the Nokia Store closes by mid-2015.

By November 18, 2014

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Australian Bureau of Statistics releases town management game

A new iOS game launched by the Australian Bureau of Statistics lets you take control of and run any town in Australia.

By May 29, 2013

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App's novel approach to mood disorders: Real-world rewards

A computer consultant with bipolar disorder helps develop a free app that lets others with similar conditions track their mood and behavior -- and earn rewards like gift cards for doing it.

By November 4, 2014

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How Google tricks itself to protect Chrome user privacy

An open-source project called Rappor uses randomly muddled data to let Google gather information about people's software usage while keeping individuals' behavior private.

By October 31, 2014

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Get a BACtrack Vio keychain breathalyzer for $39.99

Normally $49.99, this compact lifesaver pairs with your smartphone to help you determine when you're past the legal limit.

By October 29, 2014

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Gadget Kickstarters (and one Indiegogo) that raised millions

We gathered the top 10 products that went from concept to reality with the help of millions raised via crowdfunding.

By October 24, 2014