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Smart wig on and lightsaber packed, I visit the future

In the second part of a two-part piece of speculative fiction, Crave's Eric Mack time-travels to a day when everything is a little more awesome.

By Jan. 5, 2014

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Sony patents 'smart wig': Toupee with sensors on the way?

Smart watches? Smart glasses? Nope. If this patent is any indication, the future lies in hairpieces that could notify wearers of a text message, phone call, or e-mail.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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Sony files patent for 'Smart Wig', high-tech hairpiece

The patent specifies that the wig will feature at least one sensor, and could be made of horse or yak hair.

By Nov. 27, 2013

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Man allegedly robs home, forgets to log off Facebook there

It's an odd thing to do -- checking your Facebook profile at home you've allegedly broken into. But that's what a Minnesota man is said to have done.

By Jun. 24, 2014

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Sony patents "smart wig"

By Dec. 3, 2013

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Your phone will never love you back (and you shouldn't want it to)

Commentary: Futurist Ray Kurzweil says our devices will soon be able to process and mimic human emotions. But even if that's possible, it's not exactly a great idea.

By Jun. 20, 2014

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The 404 1,396: Where we're one step closer to Instabook (podcast)

Bridget Carey's back on the show and today she brings in a curious event invite from Instagram. We speculate on what the future holds for the social network, take a tour of the mall of the future, and venture into three places no item of wearable technology should ever go.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Ronald McDonald gets a makeover for social media

Fast-food giant McDonald's attempts to spiff up its clown in preparation for immersing him in the social-media world.

By Apr. 24, 2014

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Assange's brilliant mullet-wearing, classic-miming video

In the run-up to Australia's elections, the WikiLeaks founder sings an '80s classic on a marvelously demented "Game of Thrones" satirical video.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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HTC One 2 release date leaked by judge in Nokia case

The British judge presiding over HTC and Nokia's legal scrap has apparently confirmed the release of the HTC One 2.

By Dec. 4, 2013