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Pick Your Poison: Booze Apps Promise the Perfect Drink

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 12:18pm
Looking for your next favorite drink? It might be as simple as opening a beer, wine or liquor discovery app on your smartphone.
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#Bling: Bloomingdale's Sells Diamond Hashtag Ring for $825

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 12:13pm
Just in time for the holidays, Bloomingdale's is selling a piece of jewelry tailor-made for the social media age.






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Uber Exec Suggests Investigating Critical Reporters

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:18am
Should Uber fire an executive for suggesting the company should spend $1 million to investigate the private lives of journalists critical of it?






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5 Indispensable Tools for Smartphone Photographers

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:52am
There are still a few things phone cameras don't do so well on their own. Here are a few accessories that any shooter would appreciate.






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Poll: Most Think Self-Driving Cars Are 'Dangerous'

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 8:18pm
A new poll reveals that car owners are still leery of self-driving cars, even if they do want the safest bits of the technology for their new ride.






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NYC to Turn Payphones Into Free Wi-Fi Hubs

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 6:31pm
The city plans to roll out a free municipal Wi-Fi network that officials say will be the fastest and most wide-reaching of its kind in the world.






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Snapchat Lets You Send Money to Friends With Snapcash

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 5:25pm
Snapchat's Snapcash is a new payments feature that allows users to send and receive money from friends through the app’s private messaging service.






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'Now Is the Time': Tech Giants Push NSA Reform

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 4:34pm
Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Apple are among the companies lobbying the U.S. Senate to approve the USA Freedom Act before year's end.






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U.S. Marshals to Auction Off 50,000 Seized Bitcoins

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 4:17pm
The U.S. Marshals Service plans to auction off 50,000 bitcoins seized from the coffers of alleged Silk Road ringleader Ross Ulbricht.






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Swipe Away Holiday Stress: 5 Free Shopping Apps

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:35pm
Don't take a break from watching "A Christmas Story" by using these five free apps.






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Hands-Free Phone Built for People with Disabilities

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:21pm
Sesame Phone is a new device meant to help disabled people swipe through their apps without using their hands.






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Uber Now Lets You Stream Your Spotify Playlists in the Car

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:56am
Pump it up.
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Wishful Thinking: Can Scientists Read Your Brain?

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:23pm
If you believe what you read, neuroscientists can pluck your thoughts right out of your head -- but we're still far from that sci-fi scenario.






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Facebook Cracks Down on Ad-Like Posts by Brands

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:19pm
Facebook posts by brands and apps that look suspiciously like ads got smacked down by the company on Friday.






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Afraid of Needles? This Steel-Studded Pill Could Help

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:57pm
Researchers at MIT have invented a pill that could do away with injections. But the invention doesn't mean the end of the needle.






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Cats Teach a Robot How to Land on its Feet

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:47pm
Researchers try to teach a robot how to land on its feet.






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Ebola Video Game: Training Medics Far From Hazard

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:25pm
The results of a hackathon, the Ebola video game trains players to avoid hazards like sitting on patient beds and touching your face.






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Pioneering Space Camera Auctioned for $275,000

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:43pm
The camera that "would forever change our view of Earth" from space more than a half century ago sold for $275,000, the auctioneer says.






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Free! Download These 9 Essential iPhone Apps

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 2:32pm
We sorted through the flood of new releases to find some of the most fun and useful iOS apps released in 2014.
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Google Joins the Fight Against Illegal Fishing

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 1:17pm
A new-Google backed initiative will bend the power of big data to track fishing activity on the high seas -- and single out those doing it illegally.






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