​iPhone separation anxiety: Heart races, brain slows

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 5:01pm
A new study finds that taking away a person's iPhone leads to higher stress and lower test scores
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Wearable tech is hot trend at 2015 CES

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:38pm
Wearable tech is one of the hottest product categories at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. As CNET.com's Kara Tsuboi reports, high-tech accessories are moving beyond the wrist, to your head, your knee and your finger.
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To slow global warming, massive restraint needed

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 3:34pm
Researchers say that to meet climate change goals would require saving half our gas reserves and putting a virtual ban on coal
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Government considers using Internet, smartphones for 2020 census

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 1:54pm
The Census Bureau plans to test digital tools in preparation for the next census, a change that could save millions of dollars
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NASA, Nissan to make autonomous car by end of year

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 1:47pm
Tests for the self-driving vehicles will resemble those done by the space agency to remotely control rovers on other planets
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Cyber thieves hack for ransom, forcing people to pay to get data back

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 12:42pm
Cyber thieves use "ransomware" to demand money if you want to retrieve your data. In 2013 alone, ransomware cost victims more than half a million dollars. Shawn Henry, former FBI executive assistant director and president of cyber security firm CrowdStrike Services, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how to protect yourself against these cyberattacks.
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​Welcome to Dean Kamen's cool world

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 12:41pm
The inventor who created new technologies to aid wounded veterans and purify water wants to inspire a new generation of young scientists
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Baby can't control his excitement for "Frozen"

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:02am
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos, including a tiger leaping for its meal, destroying a giant gummy bear and a Gaston pushup contest. Plus, a baby that really likes "Frozen."
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What we said about mobile phones in 1983

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 1:11am
The phone was as big as a brick and cost $3,000; yet in 1983 it seemed like marvelous technology
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Baby can't control his excitement for "Frozen"

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 11:48pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos
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Self-taught computer program finds super poker strategy

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 8:42pm
After 24 trillion simulated hands of Texas Hold 'em, the program created a decision-making scheme that could be used in medicine and other areas
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​HuffPo readers hit with ransomware-infected ads

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 8:10pm
More than a dozen sites unknowingly served malicious advertisements via a popular AOL ad network
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​Crime-fighting pants stop digital pickpockets

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 6:30pm
These hack-proof slacks can keep thieves from wirelessly swiping your credit card number
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Monkeys gaze at themselves in the mirror

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 5:06pm
Researchers have taught monkeys to recognize their reflections, something that has only been shown previously in humans and great apes. Some of them even seem to enjoy checking themselves out.
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Above average temps in 2014 for 18th straight year

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 3:38pm
Yearly temperatures stayed shy of a record, NOAA's annual climate report said; December was second warmest ever
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Can hack-proof pants protect you from identity theft?

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 3:36pm
New high-tech jeans can protect you from identity theft. Cate Caugiran explains how it works.
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Baking, gardening, car seats go high-tech at CES

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 2:54pm
Among the gadget glitz in Las Vegas this week, products that put a connected spin on childcare and chores
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Connected devices for home and family

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 1:55pm
There are smart phones and smart watches, and now there’s a smart baby car seat and new high-tech ways to bake, garden and do laundry. At this year’s consumer electronics show, CNET’s Kara Tsuboi shows us some of the latest ways your home and car are getting smarter and more connected.
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New technology may change the way you watch TV

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 1:08am
CNET tech reporter Bridget Carey provides the latest news at the Consumer Electronics Show, including quantum dot technology, which may change the way consumers watch TV.
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Monkeys learn to recognize their reflections

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 12:16am
With a little training, rhesus monkeys can learn to recognize themselves in a mirror - and they seem to like what they see
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