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Ten minutes of eye contact leads to hallucinations, monster sightings

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul. A recent study says staring through those windows a little too long can lead to some strange sightings.

By August 19, 2015

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Natural selection: Mama robot builds self-evolving baby-bots

Researchers at the University of Cambridge have built a robot that can build other robots, test them, and improve on the results.

By August 18, 2015

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The many faces of Cortana: How Microsoft's virtual assistant wants to woo the world

Virtual assistants have become commonplace in modern technology, but Microsoft thinks it knows how to push its Cortana a step beyond the rest.

By July 28, 2015

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Your music taste might reveal how your brain works

Do you like the sweet sounds of Billie Holiday or the hard edge of Metallica? A new study from the University of Cambridge says your choice shows whether you're an empathetic or systematic thinker.

By July 22, 2015

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Which wireless carrier has the best airport data coverage?

Stuck in an airport with an extra-long layover? One wireless-testing firm weighs in on which carrier will keep you going on your smartphone.

By July 22, 2015

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Obama to 'Game of Thrones' director: 'You didn't kill Jon Snow, did you?'

At Comic-Con, the director of some of the HBO series' most infamous episodes recounts meeting the president. Hint: Obama had a few choice words for him.

By July 10, 2015

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Marvel's Contest of Champions leaps from video game to comic book

The venerable comic book maker has inspired movies, television shows and video games. Now, for the first time, the trend is working in reverse.

By June 29, 2015

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Starting over: Legendary designer Andrew Jones set to launch a brand new speaker line

The Andrew Jones-designed ELAC Debut speakers and subwoofers are expected to go on sale in the fall of 2015.

By May 19, 2015

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Final Fantasy XV director addresses complaints, including 'too sexy' character and resolution

"Frame rate is more important than resolution," says Square Enix's Hajime Tabata.

By April 29, 2015

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New 'platypus' dinosaur found akin to vegetarian T. rex

One of the most extreme cases of a phenomenon called evolutionary convergence created the newly described mish-mashed Chilesaurus diegosuarezi.

By April 28, 2015