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Scalzi's new sci-fi thriller 'Lock In' gets a theme song

"Redshirts" author John Scalzi commissions indie rocker William Beckett to perform a theme song for his new book "Lock In."

By August 22, 2014

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Violinist has brain surgery, fiddles throughout

Professional musician Roger Frisch played his violin during brain surgery to correct hand tremors so that surgeons could gauge its efficacy.

By August 17, 2014

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Woman hospitalized with 'Twitter psychosis'

A woman was admitted to a psychiatric hospital after saying she believed that a famous actor was sending her coded messages via Twitter, according to a published research paper.

By August 7, 2014

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Control your computer with a smile

A new invention called Percept-D lets you click and scroll around the screen with facial movements, and even play games hands-free.

By July 2, 2014

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Who needs opposable thumbs? Not this Jenga-playing cat

Internet, meet Moe. Moe is a cat who plays Jenga. For reals!

By May 27, 2014

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The pill-less placebo that just might make you happy

A team of researchers wants you to participate in The Placebo Happiness Study, which seeks to make everyone happy using the video equivalent of a sugar pill.

By May 20, 2014

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Vibrating capsule may relieve constipation

A tiny motor encased in a pill-like capsule could make life easier for people with this common digestive health condition.

By May 6, 2014

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​Defending vertical videos: They're stupid, but it's not your fault

Long, stretched-out videos? Don't yell at the people who take them. Instead, let's wonder why phone cameras aren't smarter.

By April 18, 2014

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Getting started with the Google Camera app for Android

Google has put a Camera app of its own in the Play store for nearly all Android users to install.

By April 16, 2014

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Your new disease, America: Compulsive gadget-hoarding

According to a study, 68 percent of Americans keep their unused gadgets for posterity's sake. Or something. Only 25 percent allegedly admit to it.

By March 18, 2014