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Electronic nose detects harmful airborne substances

Researchers say their device, which includes a computer chip, USB ports, and temperature and humidity sensors, will be the size of a credit card.

By Aug. 21, 2012

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Prince: You can't get down with technology in your hand

In which the diminutive purple one plays a secret, impromptu four-hour concert in Hollywood, and rails against the death-grip of gadgetry.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Justin Bieber's iPhone: What will the police find?

While investigating an alleged egging of a neighbor's house, police seize Justin Bieber's iPhone in search of, well, messages egging on the egging. The star, though, is said to be in fear of what else the police might find.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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A beating patch of cells could mend broken hearts

Harvard researchers create a heart patch using gels and 3D-printing technology that could someday lessen reliance on transplant surgery.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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15 space organizations join hunt for missing Malaysian jet

China activates an international charter started in 1999 to aggregate global space data from satellites in an effort to locate Malaysian Airlines' flight MH370.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Greenpeace: HP up, Apple down in green ranks

In the latest green report, Greenpeace indicated gaps between PC vendors in phasing out the use of toxic substances.

By Oct. 26, 2010

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Apple's latest ad: Not enough crazy?

A new ad presented at Monday's WWDC exuded warmth and pleasantness. But did it also show how much revolution Apple has left behind?

By Jun. 11, 2013

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IBM says it has tool to kill deadly drug-resistant superbugs

Working with the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, Big Blue has come up with a "hydrogel" that can beat back the bacteria that cause many deadly infections.

By Jan. 23, 2013

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Keith Richards: Apple's iPod shortchanges customers

The Rolling Stones legend doesn't own an iPod and doesn't want one. He believes the sound quality just isn't all that. Let's hear it for the CD.

By May. 1, 2013

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New biochip measures glucose levels in saliva

Engineers at Brown say the chip can also detect other substances in tandem, including anthrax.

By Jan. 20, 2012