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Your Face Alone Can Reveal Your Biological Age to a Computer

If anyone's ever gazed into your eyes and told you that you look old, they might soon have an algorithm that agrees with them. A new study reveals that your face alone can be used to predict your biological age computationally, with a high degree of accuracy. Read more..

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Do Tablets in the Classroom Really Help Children Learn?

Mobile devices as teaching tools are becoming a more and more common part of the American education experience in classrooms, from preschool through graduate school. A recent Pew Research Center survey found that 58% of U.S.

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Twitter Is Putting Ads Within User Profiles

Twitter is reportedly taking its promoted tweets a step further. According to Re/code , its adverts are being tested out on user profiles—so when you visit another user's page, you may find targeted ads in their stream.

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You’d Never Leave This Folding Bike Helmet Behind

I'm normally a safety first, second and third kinda cyclist. But even with my lifelong fear of cars, I'll sometimes leave the helmet at home if I don't want to lug it around an office all day. Wouldn't it be amazing if I could have the best of both worlds?

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Now Aerial Photographers Can Get 80 Megapixel Photos From a Drone Camera

Remember that breathtaking 10k-timelapse video we stumbled upon last month? Expect to see more stuff like that in the future, but shot from drones: PhaseOne has announced the world’s smallest 80-megapixel medium format camera—a high end, lightweight shooter designed specifically for aerial photography. Read more..

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Limited Edition PS4 Batman: Arkham Knight bundle unveiled

Sony has announced the new Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Batman: Arkham Knight bundle. With the bundle comes a Steel Grey PS4 console decked out with a partial silhouette of Batman and a subtle emblem reading out the name of the game.

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The World’s Largest Tunneling Machine Is (Finally) Getting Rescued 

Bertha, the world’s largest tunneling machine, has been stuck under downtown Seattle since it broke in December 2013. Engineers have had to concoct a massive and expensive rescue plan —essentially a whole construction project in itself. And yesterday, the Bertha’s broken cutter head was finally hoisted out of the Earth.

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Alcatel’s OS-agnostic OneTouch Watch now up for pre-order

Alcatel’s OneTouch Watch made its debut at CES this year, and like many other Alcatel devices, promises to bring decent performance at an appropriate price point.

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Helicopter Sparks Draw a Beautiful Galaxy on the Night Sky

It is always a pleasure to see the Kopps-Etchells Effect in such perfect form. The sparks from this U.S.

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Reformation Just Created the Most Stylish 1-Stop Wedding Shop

Just when we'd lost hope in ever finding a bridesmaid dress that meets our fashion-girl standards , Reformation came forth with a solution: a one-stop wedding shop filled with flattering printed gowns that are totally rewearable.

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