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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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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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All those 'Likes' don't add up to real fans, Facebook exec warns brands

How can a brand reach genuine fans on Facebook and persuade them to go to a show, buy a product or otherwise support the brand? By paying, says Facebook's Niall Fagan.

By May 21, 2015

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Bill Nye, Neil deGrasse Tyson explain why you should support solar sailing

The Planetary Society gets ready to launch its LightSail -- which travels via photon bombardment -- with the help of a Kickstarter campaign.

By May 12, 2015

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Pandora buys music data cruncher Next Big Sound

By taking over a company that figures out the best tactics for music online, the biggest Internet radio service hopes to convince more labels and artists -- oh, and advertisers -- to join up.

By May 19, 2015