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Baby can't stop laughing at his eyebrows

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:07pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos.
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Algorithm cuts the boring out of your videos

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 4:24pm
Computer scientists develop an algorithm that can zero in on the action and skip over the parts where nothing happens
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Google announces new smart watches and Android Auto

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 4:11pm
Three new smart watches and plans to introduce Google technology into cars were unveiled at the annual I/O developers conference. The move puts pressure on Apple to release the much-rumored iWatch and raises the bar for smarter technology in automobiles. Kara Tsuboi of reports.
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"Out of this World Cup": U.S. vs. Germany in zero G

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 2:15pm
World Cup rivalry is playing out in tight quarters 260 miles above the Earth
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World Cup 2014: U.S. rallies behind team on Twitter

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 2:05pm
Athletes, actors and regular fans cheer on social media as team plays Germany with trip to round of 16 on the line
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Google trains its firepower on Apple

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:26pm
Search giant takes on its biggest rival by expanding of its Android software beyond tablets and smartphones into TVs, cars and watches
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Facebook still top social network among teens

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:03pm
Instagram and Snapchat may be trendy, but Facebook is still most popular among teenagers, survey finds
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Desperate for a parking spot? There's an app for that

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 9:22pm
San Francisco drivers are paying to know when a space is free -- and the city isn't happy
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Five-year rescue plan to save the world's oceans

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 9:17pm
"Degraded, underproductive and exploited" oceans are in desperate need of international rescue plan, commission says
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1 in 10 U.S. beaches fails bacteria test

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 8:13pm
Storm-water runoff, including sewage, can threaten swimmers' health
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Google unveils new smartwatch

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 7:03pm
David Singleton, Google’s director of Android engineering, showed off the company’s smartwatch technology at its annual developers conference in San Francisco. The operating system called Android Wear allows smart watch and Android smartphones to sync automatically.
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Ancient poop yields clues to Neanderthal diet

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 5:31pm
50,000-year-old fecal sample reveals surprising clues to the Neanderthal diet
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Twitter tests a new way to comment and retweet

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 2:15pm
New Twitter feature would let users add a 140-character comment on top of a retweet
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Monarch butterflies may have magnetic compass

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 12:16pm
Monarch butterflies are thought to navigate by the sun, but the insects do just fine on cloudy days
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Google I/O: Android TV, wearables, and more

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 11:38am
Google is expected to unveil a wide array of new smart devices and updates as it kicks off its annual developers conference
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Study on GMO corn and tumors reignites controversy

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 8:44pm
Study retracted last year is republished in another journal, adding to confusion and controversy over safety of genetically modified crops
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Police learn surveillance tricks from hackers

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 4:49pm
Security groups say high-tech police investigations borrow tricks of the trade from malicious hackers, and may be crossing the line
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Facelock could replace passwords with photos

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 3:42pm
Tired of forgetting passwords and PINs? In the future, you may sign in by tapping a familiar face
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UNESCO adds new World Heritage Sites

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 1:35pm
Six new sites added to World Heritage List
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Curiosity rover marks one Martian year

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 11:56am
A full Martian year -- 687 Earth days -- has passed since NASA's Curiosity rover first landed on the Red Planet
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