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Meerkats and otters and tortoises, oh my!

London Zoo is live streaming its meerkats, otters and Galapagos tortoises as a test of a new wireless technology known as white space.

By October 13, 2014

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Tortoise gets Lego-wheel prosthetic for missing leg

An abandoned and severely injured tortoise gets a mobility enhancement with a new Lego-wheel leg.

By November 11, 2013

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Using 3D scanning to preserve fossils

Before they become damaged by extraction and erosion, palaeontologists have started using handheld 3D scanners to preserve fossils in Kenya.

By September 23, 2014

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Apple wants you to get rid of 'chicken fat' using its iPhone

The electronics giant's latest TV ad for its smartphone shows people using the device to track their fitness, even before HealthKit is available.

By June 4, 2014

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Text editor Phraseology for iPad can improve your writing

The app inspects and rates your writing in addition to being a useful text editor.

By February 7, 2014

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Why Apple's 2014 won't be like 2013

It's not just about the next hit product. Apple is preparing for a future beyond phones, tablets, watches and TVs, in which it's the premium brand for life in a fully digital age.

By December 17, 2013

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Giant Lego snow globe contains London skyline

A UK Lego genius builds an elaborate version of London landmarks inside a massive snow globe that snows on demand.

By November 18, 2013

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Legos in washing machines make random art

A mathematician delves into the question of what happens when you put Legos into a washing machine.

By November 14, 2013

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MLB boss: I've never sent an e-mail, but I just got an iPhone

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says that has never sent an e-mail and never will. Perhaps he's merely showing his wiliness.

By July 15, 2013

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Apple's quest for perfection and enduring beauty

Apple wants to you to believe in Apple, that it transcends the competition with design and engineering genius that you can feel even if you can't see it.

By June 11, 2013