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Weed? Oxnard? Nope, Mac OS X dubbed Yosemite

The big cats are long gone as Apple sticks with its new California naming scheme for OS X 10.10 . You can't get much more majestic than "Yosemite."

By June 2, 2014

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Secret Service urgently seeks sarcasm-detecting software

In a work order posted online, the service is looking for software that synthesizes social-media data and weeds out false positives and sarcasm. Oh, and it has to be IE8 compatible.

By June 3, 2014

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With Galaxy Tab S, Samsung leaves its Notes in the margin

While Samsung says the Note is still important, the marketing for its features is getting lost in the shuffle.

By June 16, 2014

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Down on the farm, Lettuce Bot is quietly slaying weeds

Blue River is working on an agricultural robot that can ID undesirable plants and dispatch them. It could help reduce the cost of organic produce.

By September 14, 2012

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Project Morpheus vs. Oculus Rift: VR gaming gets very real at E3 2014

How close are we to virtual-reality entertainment? Based on what I saw at E3, much closer than you might think.

By June 11, 2014

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Apple-approved drug-dealing game tops iTunes chart

Weed Firm is a game for thoughtful people, those who know how to plant, plan, and sell -- and it's rocketed to the top of iTunes.

By May 19, 2014

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Make a DIY self-igniting flaming arrow (on second thought...)

Whether you want to fight off the zombie hordes or just be popular at school, knowing how to make these flaming projectiles could be a critical survival skill.

By May 12, 2014

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Don't start up the warp drive yet, Earth's cousins might be hard to spot

Identifying distant planets that might be able to support life turns out not to be as straightforward as we might think, new research finds.

By April 28, 2014

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How drug lord used fancy tech to evade authorities

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, captured finally by a conventional wiretap, channeled quite some inner nerd to evade the law for years.

By February 26, 2014

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Google rolling out one-click unsubscribe to Gmail users

Google is adding an "unsubscribe" link in the header of marketing and promotional emails to remove the frustration of trying to find it in the footer.

By February 23, 2014