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Congressional candidate proud to be a vampire

Florida House Republican congressional candidate Jacob A. Rush, a lawyer, presents himself in costume in one of the many fantasy guises he enjoys. And what's wrong with that?

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Vampire robot vants to suck your blood

Robot phlebotomist uses infrared, ultrasound, and computer vision to target veins. If it floated, it could work on the Death Star.

By Jul. 29, 2013

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Turn off vampire gadgets with your smartphone

Stop the electricity nightmare with Valta, a Kickstarter project that monitors when devices on standby are gobbling your energy.

By Jul. 9, 2013

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Creepy realistic vampire baby dolls are immortal

Artist Bean Shanine takes ultra-realistic Reborn baby dolls and turns them into creepy creatures from beyond humanity.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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Ep. 981: Where the world is a vampire

As the case for Web censorship moves forward, Twitter announced today that they'll soon block tweets on a countrywide basis when they violate local restrictions, so we can all look forward to the US government making it illegal for Nickelback to fight back against their Twitter haters.

By Jan. 27, 2012

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The Who's Townshend: Apple's a 'digital vampire'

The veteran from the Who, famous for songs such as "Won't Get Fooled Again", says Apple should help artists with their businesses.

By Nov. 1, 2011

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Pete Townshend: iTunes is a 'digital vampire'

Apple should do more to support musicians, according to The Who's Pete Townshend. He also wanted to cut off part of Steve Jobs' anatomy.

By Nov. 1, 2011

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Charger helps solve vampire power problem (video)

SmartPlanet's Sumi Das takes a look at a charger that automatically shuts off once your device is fully juiced.

By Apr. 19, 2012

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The 404 981: Where the world is a vampire (podcast)

As the case for Web censorship moves forward, Twitter announced today that it'll soon block tweets on a countrywide basis when they violate local restrictions, so we can look forward to our government making it illegal for Nickelback to fight back against their Twitter haters.

By Jan. 27, 2012

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A dead-easy way to kill vampire power

Belkin's Conserve Power Switch is a simple off switch that fits over an electrical outlet to cut standby power, the energy that's wasted when gadgets and appliances are plugged in but not running.

By Dec. 2, 2011