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Science finds a way to stop your headphones -- and your DNA -- getting tangled

There are few things more annoying than having to unpick a tangled knot of headphones or cables, but scientists say they've found the answer.

By July 2, 2014

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Split earbuds do away with tangled cords, Bluetooth

The Split Kickstarter project combines compact earbuds with stand-alone audio players and an unusual method for keeping them in sync.

By October 8, 2013

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Lego spill tangles up West Virginia highway

Better watch where you step. A tragic Lego disaster along a West Virginia highway results in a one-lane shutdown.

By March 5, 2013

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Startup advocates spar with French minister over job laws

Entrepreneurs at the LeWeb tech conference tell minister Arnaud Montebourg that the country is discouraging entrepreneurs and holding back employment. He responds, "We are not California. We are French."

By December 13, 2013

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Spotify sets mobile music free. What took so long?

analysis Even for the music labels' darling, giving listeners their streaming preference -- mobile and free -- took Spotify a long time. Blame the slow healing of the music industry and the morass of music licensing.

By December 12, 2013

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Aereo to launch in Baltimore, still a dozen cities short of goal

Originally aiming to reach 22 cities by the end of 2013, Aereo's next rollout brings the list to 10.

By December 5, 2013

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Fluorescent compounds shed light on Alzheimer's disease

New class of imaging agents enables clinicians to watch the progression of Alzheimer's disease in real time in the brains of living patients.

By September 18, 2013

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Disney debuts storybook apps for Lion King, Tangled

These terrific interactive books for kids join a growing list of other terrific interactive books for kids. (Find half a dozen more below.)

By February 29, 2012

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Confessions of a technology pack rat

Crave writer Amanda Kooser dives deep into the tangles of cords and ancient tech around her house on an archeological mission to uncover the oldest, oddest gadgets she owns.

By April 23, 2013

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Brain scan may spot disease in athletes while they're still alive

Until now, a condition called chronic traumatic encephalopathy -- considered to have played a role in the deaths of former NFL players -- could be diagnosed only postmortem.

By January 23, 2013