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Using intentions to control a robotic prosthetic

A neural implant on the area of the brain that controls the patient's intention to move could be the key to better robotic prosthetics.

By May 21, 2015

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Cyberattack on Penn State exposes passwords of 18K people

The university's president apologizes for a "sophisticated" security breach that it says involved an attack launched from China.

By May 15, 2015

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George Lucas stars in his own comic book

Follow the life of the director -- from his harrowing car crash as a teen to his "Star Wars" success -- in a new biography comic from Bluewater Productions.

By April 28, 2015

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Best Buy rallies with trade-in deal for Surface Pro 3

The retailer's promotion scores you a gift card and a coupon good toward the purchase of a new Surface Pro 3 when you trade in your existing tablet.

By April 14, 2015

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Google puts the kibosh on Nexus 5 smartphone sales

The older model has been given the heave-ho so that Google can focus on the Nexus 6.

By March 12, 2015

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New Comcast TV remote takes curious design cue from Apple

Those who buy Comcast's fancy new XR5 v4 remote will find a new take on a familiar slogan on the back of the device, reminding them that the remote was "designed by Comcast in Philadelphia."

By February 17, 2015

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Sea-snail perfume may help save coral reefs

The scent from a giant sea snail may be key to convincing coral-reef-munching starfish to move along and find something else to snack on.

By December 15, 2014

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'The Force Awakens' trailer, now with more Wes Anderson and Michael Bay

Wouldn't the trailer for "The Force Awakens" be better with more explosions, French music and Rick Moranis? Parodies imagine Michael Bay, Wes Anderson and Mel Brooks as directors.

By December 4, 2014

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Bazinga! 'The Big Bang Theory' gets official Lego set

The results are in! Nerds and birds are the big winners in the latest official Lego approvals with "The Big Bang Theory" and Lego Birds Project to be new official sets.

By November 10, 2014

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In the future, we could charge wearables by chewing

Get set to strap on some piezoelectric headgear to keep all your wearables charged and ready to use.

By September 18, 2014