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Is this the world's worst commercial?

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 8:07pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos
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New hack has 92 percent success rate

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 5:56pm
Researchers say personal data can be intercepted in six out of seven popular Android apps, and iOS could be vulnerable too
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California drought stings bees, honey production

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:15pm
Record drought is depriving honeybees of nectar and driving up the cost of honey
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Neanderthals and humans had "ample time" to mix

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:55pm
New research finds humans and Neanderthals may have coexisted in Europe for more than 5,000 years
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"Talking cars" could save 1,100 lives a year

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:35pm
Car accidents kill more than 30,000 people every year. Vehicles equipped with vehicle-to-vehicle technology, an onboard short-range radio device, are expected to save lives. Jeff Pegues reports.
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City spiders found to be bigger, more fertile

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:28pm
Why certain city-dwelling spiders seem to thrive in an urban environment
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This is what your home on Mars could look like

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:52pm
NASA and the 3D printing company Makerbot announce winners of their Thingiverse Mars Base challenge
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​iPhone 5C price drops to 97 cents at Walmart

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:30pm
Getting ready for the next generation of iPhones, the mega-retailer appears to be trying to clear out older stock
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OpenTable lets diners pay the bill, catch a ride

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:13pm
The restaurant-booking app is now paired with Uber so users can get a ride to their restaurant, where they can also pay the bill via their phone
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Maker of "Flappy Bird" unveils addictive new game

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:51am
Fans of "Flappy Bird" may find its successor even more frustrating, but just as addictive
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California drought drains lakes

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:24pm
California's intense drought dries the state's lakes and reservoirs
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Twitter deleting deceased family members' photos

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:49pm
Following the abuse Zelda Williams faced last week after her father's death, the microblogging site has changed its policy
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Parasitic fungus turns worker ants into zombies

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:30pm
Because ants are social creatures, the fungus must wait and attack outside the colony
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Iceland volcano fears lead to evacuations

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:23pm
Bardarbunga, a subglacial stratovolcano, showing increased seismic activity; 2010 eruption caused air travel chaos
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Toothless pterosaurs once dominated the skies

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:02pm
Not much is known about these so-called toothless "dragons," except they lived 70 million years ago
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James Foley beheading prompts action by Twitter

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:44pm
Social media outlets try to block the spread of gruesome images of the killing of American journalist
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With poaching rampant, future grim for African elephants

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:49pm
Booming trade in Asia is fueling slaughter of African elephants and could lead to extinction of the species
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Verizon leads carriers in network quality report

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:32pm
Verizon's network beats its competitors nationwide, according to RootMetrics' independent network testing
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State lets heirs access dead person's online accounts

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:34pm
New law gives heirs legal rights over a deceased person's Facebook, Twitter and other Internet content
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Curiosity rover stalled by sand trap on Mars

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:30pm
With a minor setback en route to Mount Sharp, scientists look for new way for rover to reach destination
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