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Thumbs-up: Bill Nye explains 'Star Wars' holograms using emoji

How do holograms work? Why don't we have holograms as they were imagined in "Star Wars"? Watch Bill Nye answer all your hologram-related questions using emoji.

By May 4, 2015

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Man ruptures thumb tendon playing Candy Crush one-handed

Technically Incorrect: A man says that he played all day for six to eight weeks and noticed a slight pain in his left hand. But not when he played.

By April 15, 2015

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Severed-thumb USB thumbdrive is disgustingly literal

A promotional USB drive in the guise of a detached thumb is both gross and magnificent at the same time.

By February 3, 2015

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Anatomy of a severed-thumb USB drive (pictures)

Photographer Justin Poulson promotes his services using a realistic-looking thumb-shaped USB drive made from a mold of his own digit.

8 Images By February 3, 2015

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BMW gives thumbs-up to 3D printing with custom-created thumbs

Workers in a BMW factory are being issued thumb guards specifically tailored to their hands as they build cars.

By July 4, 2014

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NFL players thumb nose at Beats headphones ban

Ignoring the NFL's deal with Bose, some NFL players displayed their Beats proudly before games yesterday, despite the threat of fines. Where will this end?

By October 13, 2014

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How to back up and store photos when traveling

When you're on the go, it's important to back up your travel photos. Here are a few ways to keep those images safe.

By May 18, 2015

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Huawei gives Samsung's Tizen OS a thumbs-down

The Chinese telecommunications giant has no plans to build Tizen-based phones, an executive tells The Wall Street Journal.

By August 25, 2014

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Could Viagra make it harder to spread malaria?

The drug that comes in a little blue pill could help keep malaria contained by stiffening up the parasite that causes it, say researchers.

By May 16, 2015

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Do I need a new AV receiver to go with my 4K TV?

Depending on how you plan to upgrade your other home theater gear for 4K, you may need a new AV receiver too. Here's the when, what and why (or why not).

By May 13, 2015