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Intersoft’s Project Ara modules: radiation sensor, multi SIM

The great thing about the Project Ara modular smartphone idea is that the very thing you use to play Clash of Clans could very well be the same thing that saves your life.

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Cyanogen’s next step: A BLU phone without Google apps

After amassing $80 million in funding, even without Microsoft's help, and being valued at close to $1 billion, the tech world is keeping a close eye on Cyanogen, Inc.

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New Ebola-proof tablet designed for medical field workers

Ebola field doctors' need for an "Ebola-proof" tablet is finally filled. Hose it down with de-contaminating bleach, and all of the data will still be safe as its virus-free exterior. Here's something you probably never considered about the world's Ebola outbreaks: How can doctors and nurses keep track of patient data when every piece of paper, pen, and clipboard becomes … Continue reading

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Man at Arms creates real-life version of Link’s Hylian shield

We've seen different fictional weapons come to life via the folks behind Man at Arms, including that fantastic katana lightsaber.

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Google reportedly working on Gmail bill payment system

Google is continuing their email experiments, it seems. The latest isn’t a new way to get through your mail, as ‘Inbox’ is, but a method for making you stay put in your email app.

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Mercedes-Benz recalls cars over faulty tail lamps and fire risk

Mercedes-Benz is recalling a bunch of cars across a few different models due to a potential issue that could arise with its rear tail lamps, and a separate issue that could potentially result in a fire. The news came to light today in documents posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on its website

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Why Taylor Swift Has a Bone to Pick With an SAT Prep Book

Tsk, tsk:  Taylor Swift called out an SAT prep manual after they incorrectly quoted her lyrics, then called it an example of "bad grammar." [ People ]

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Every Single Amazing Look Michelle Obama Has Worn on Her Tour of Asia

The First Lady of the United States is currently on a tour of Asia, participating in diplomatic activities everywhere from Tokyo, Japan to Cambodia. And while she's been attending to her important first-lady duties, we can't help but notice just  how  well she's dressed for all of them. 

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Twitter quietly introduces abusive language filter

Twitter has been busy trying to stem the flood of abusive users and trolls, the latter of which it has been given a lot of grief over in recent times. Among its different efforts is a new one the social network has rolled out without much fanfare: a filtering tool that allows verified users in particular to filter out tweets … Continue reading

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Why Your Bra Might Be Making You Look Bigger Than You Are

Here in the fashion world, we are accustomed to thinking of clothing as something that absolutely has the power to ultimately flatter the wearer —or ultimately insult her. The clothes you wear can help you present the best version of yourself, yes, but they can harm that image just as much

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