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Watch: Beach-walking 'FlipperBot' inspired by baby turtles

Copying turtle movements, this machine out of the Georgia Institute of Technology teaches how bio-inspired robots can shed light on scientific principles.

By Apr. 25, 2013

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Ep. 1321: Turtles, fire up your Evo!

An app called Tango promises to bring cross-platform video calling to Android and iOS devices, but apparently you can only talk to turtles and hipsters. Also, Windows Phone 7 coming October 11, Google TV event-a-palooza happens Wednesday, and Verizon will give wronged customers a whopping six bucks each to make them feel better. --Molly

By Oct. 4, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 1321: Turtles, fire up your Evo! (podcast)

An app called Tango promises to bring cross-platform video calling to Android and iOS devices, but apparently you can only talk to turtles and hipsters. Also, Windows Phone 7 coming October 11, Google TV event-a-palooza happens Wednesday, and Verizon will give wronged customers a whopping six bucks each to make them feel better. --Molly

By Oct. 4, 2010

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Let them eat Yoda: A geek food feast full of fun and failure

Spider-Man crackers, "Star Wars" fruit gummies, Super Mario soup, and other geek tie-in foods cry out for a taste test. Crave's Amanda Kooser answers the call.

By Mar. 14, 2014

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Amazon toy sale rubs Nickelodeon in Netflix's face

Amazon puts Nickelodeon toys on sale in special shops, wrapping up the video and ecommerce aspects of Amazon Prime in a neat bow.

By Nov. 26, 2013

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The 404 1, 313: Where there is no such thing as too much guacamole (podcast)

Drowning your sorrows in ladlefuls of ice cream is sad enough, but now Haagen-Dazs is making you wait for it with a new augmented reality app that challenges you to "temper" your cravings for two minutes. Sounds impossible, but worth a shot.

By Aug. 2, 2013

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'Hero-glyphics' reveal geek icons as Egyptian gods

Artist Josh Ln rewrites the histories of Spock, Captain Kirk, Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, the Power Rangers, the X-Men, and more as ancient hieroglyphs.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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Music labels sue SiriusXM over unpaid royalties on oldies

The lawsuit accuses the satellite radio company of not paying royalties for music it plays that was recorded before 1972 when federal protections kicked in.

By Sep. 11, 2013

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Splash! Sea turtle site shells out info on iPad Mini availability

You're probably asking, why would a site devoted to the protection of sea turtles launch an iDevice tracker? Here's why -- and how it might survive a challenge from Apple.

By Nov. 14, 2013

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Motorola Moto G on sale now for £120

Motorola is looking to make a dent in the British smart phone market with the Moto G, a new Android phone costing just £120.

By Nov. 13, 2013