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Facebook researcher sorry for News Feed manipulation

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:23pm
Facebook users were angered by a study that tweaked News Feeds to try to detect any emotional response
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World Cup breaks Super Bowl record on Twitter

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 2:25pm
Penalty shot prompts more tweets per minute than any other live event
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Legal loopholes could allow wider NSA surveillance

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:47pm
Legal and technical loopholes could allow "largely unrestrained surveillance on Americans communications," researchers say
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New to Google Earth: Ancient flying reptiles

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:55pm
Looking for the nearest dinosaur? Check out Google Earth
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These LED smart lights are tracking your moves

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:09am
A California company has found as way to turn energy-saving LED bulbs into smart networks that can collect and feed data
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'Flying saucer' test vehicle and parachute recovered

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:03am
Engineers are elated with performance of craft designed to test atmospheric braking systems for future Mars landers
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Baby orangutan is new hope for survival of his species

Sun, 06/29/2014 - 10:09pm
His mom is the first orangutan to give birth after undergoing artificial insemination
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Environmentalists say bye bye blackbirds

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 8:47pm
Use of pesticides has halved the number of blackbirds in California's Sacramento Valley
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An inventor's Quirky path to success

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 4:20pm
The online community provides R&D necessary to bring new ideas to the marketplace
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Smartwatches: Eat your heart out, Dick Tracy!

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 4:01pm
The latest battlefield in the tech war is your body, with wearable gadgets that receive texts, interact with your smartphone, monitor your health
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GOP: Obama bowing to Democratic base with Keystone XL delays

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 2:01pm
Rep. Bill Cassidy, R-La., says the president and Democrats in Congress would rather please environmentalists than create jobs
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Ethical battle over harvesting aquarium fish in Hawaii

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 12:06pm
Activists hope to shut down fisheries that collect, sell brightly colored fish
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Virtual reality offers a whole new world to explore

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 10:31am
Research at USC's Mixed Reality Lab is focused on unleashing VR technology's true potential, far beyond gaming
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The Google Lunar Xprize: The next great space race

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 10:50pm
With $30 million in prize money at stake, independent teams compete to launch a rover to the moon
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Spectacular video of lightning storm from space

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 7:30pm
"Our world is beautiful," he tweets from aboard the International Space Station
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Mexican law enforcement chopper crosses into Arizona, fires shots

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 6:35pm
Helicopter crossed 100 yards north into the Arizona desert and then fired two shots at agents, border patrol union says
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Watch: Mother beaten while child tries to save her

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 6:27pm
A mother suffered a brutal beating from a former co-worker on Thursday. Her 2-year-old son tried to intervene while those standing by caught the assault on video.
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Marijuana industry works to improve packaging on edibles

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 6:23pm
Marijuana laced edibles are now available in Colorado dispensaries, but confusing packaging has caused problems in other states. Colorado is working to draw up new regulations to prevent accidental child consumption and adult overdose. Richard Sallinger reports.
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Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier funding approved

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 6:15pm
Since iconic bridge opened in 1937, more than 1,400 people have plunged to their deaths, including a record 46 suicides last year
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Cops: NJ man, 19, gunned down in targeted attack

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 6:07pm
Authorities are looking for information in the shooting death of college student Brendan Tevlin who was found dead in a car outside a West Orange apartment building
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