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3-D Printing With a Pen? Your Science Geek Gift Guide

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 7:05pm
What do you get for the science geek on your holiday gift list? 3-D printing is hot this year, but there are lots of other cool suggestions out there.






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3-D and Beyond: Help Us Pick Gifts for Science Geeks

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 7:05pm
What do you get for the science geek on your holiday gift list? 3-D printing is hot this year, but there are lots of other cool suggestions out there.
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GMO Cattle Produce Serum to Fight Hantavirus

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 5:43pm
Serum from genetically engineered cattle might eventually be used to fight deadly diseases like Ebola and hantavirus, according to a report.






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Shopping for Holiday Savings? Try These Four Apps

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 4:31pm
If you're trying to save some cash while holiday shopping, the best tool can be a smartphone packed with the right apps.






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Graphene's Weak Spot Could Be Key to Fuel Cells

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 4:23pm
scientists in Britain have found that graphene, the world's thinnest, strongest and most impermeable material, can allow protons to pass through it.






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Does Our Energy Future Lie in Batteries Made of Clay?

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 3:31pm
Scientists say they've invented an electrically conductive material that can be molded and rolled out like cookie dough or kiddie play dough.
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Twitter to Track Which Apps Its Users Download: Re/Code

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:12pm
The update is opt-out, meaning Twitter will start collecting this information from users automatically unless they explicitly tell it otherwise.






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Artist Formerly Online as Prince Quits Facebook, Twitter

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 12:06pm
The enigmatic star shut down his Twitter and Facebook accounts this week and pulled many of his music videos from YouTube.






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EU Watchdogs Want 'Right to Be Forgotten' Worldwide

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 11:42am
European privacy regulators want Internet search engines such as Google and Microsoft's Bing to scrub results globally, not just in Europe.






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Re/Code Holiday Gift Guide: Tech Relief for Parents

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 10:57am
Parents — especially new parents — rarely buy things for themselves, since their energy and wallets are focused on their little ones.






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BlackBerry Will Give You $550 for Your iPhone

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 10:41am
The program starts Dec. 1 and covers models from the iPhone 4S and later.






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'StealthGenie' Spyware Seller Fined $500,000

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:48pm
A man who advertised and sold the notorious StealthGenie mobile spyware has pleaded guilty, walking free but earning himself a $500,000 fine.






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'StealthGenie' SpyWare Seller Fined $500,000

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:48pm
A man who advertised and sold the notorious StealthGenie mobile spyware has pleaded guilty, walking free but earning himself a $500,000 fine.






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3-D Printer in Space Makes First Object: A Spare Part

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:32pm
The first 3-D printer to fly in space has manufactured its first useful object on the International Space Station: a replacement print head.






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Re/Code Holiday Gift Guide: What to Buy a Boomer

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:02pm
Boomers all have one thing in common: They’re not digital natives.






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NASA Pledges $5 Million in Prizes for 'Cube Quest'

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 4:41pm
NASA has announced a new "Centennial Challenge," where teams from the public compete to create space-age technology, and this one is the biggest yet.
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3-D Printer in Space Makes First Object: A Spare Part

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 4:15pm
The first 3-D printer to fly in space has manufactured its first useful object on the International Space Station: a replacement print head.






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Sony Settles Over 'Deceptive' PlayStation Vita Ads

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 4:02pm
The government said Sony's ad claims about the "game-changing" technology of the handheld gaming console were greatly exaggerated.






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Online or at Registers, Shoppers Worry About Hacks

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:19pm
Retail hacks have consumers thinking twice about how they will shop this holiday season.






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Blu-Ray Movies Supercharge Solar Panels

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:34pm
The next big thing in solar cells might just be an old Jackie Chan movie.






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