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12.11.15
Racial discrimination skews Airbnb rentals, study claims
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Racial discrimination skews Airbnb rentals, study claims

Guests with African-American sounding names are 16-percent less likely to get a room

By S. Buckley,   12.11.15
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11.23.15
Doctors grow tumors that roll up like toilet paper
11.23.15

Doctors grow tumors that roll up like toilet paper

You'll never look at Fruit Roll-Ups the same way again.

By A. Tarantola,   11.23.15
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11.16.15
Experts say phones need a 'bedtime mode' to fix our sleep
11.16.15

Experts say phones need a 'bedtime mode' to fix our sleep

Smartphone displays might be getting brighter, but does that mean better (at least for our health)?

By M. Brian,   11.16.15
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11.13.15
'BioPhone' can do pulse-tracking even when it's in your pocket
11.13.15

'BioPhone' can do pulse-tracking even when it's in your pocket

This MIT project can use pretty much any phone to measure its owner's breathing and pulse rate

By M. Moon,   11.13.15
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10.31.15
Researchers see evolution working faster than expected (in chickens)
10.31.15

Researchers see evolution working faster than expected (in chickens)

The word "evolution" tends to conjure up images of early hominids dodging predators on the veldt a...

By C. Velazco,   10.31.15
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10.16.15
Don't blame your phone for a poor sleep schedule, study finds
10.16.15

Don't blame your phone for a poor sleep schedule, study finds

You can read this article in bed, no worries.

By J. Conditt,   10.16.15
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10.14.15
Most Android phones are vulnerable due to lack of security patches
10.14.15

Most Android phones are vulnerable due to lack of security patches

But Google's own Nexus devices are deemed safest among them all.

By M. Moon,   10.14.15
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09.17.15
Uber study finds that Uber surge pricing is Uber good
09.17.15

Uber study finds that Uber surge pricing is Uber good

Uber's surge pricing is a good thing, unless you're the one paying for it.

By B. Steele,   09.17.15
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