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06.01.11
Watermelon Express now BenchPrep, publishing academic prep texts to iPad
06.01.11

Watermelon Express now BenchPrep, publishing academic prep texts to iPad

Educational app maker Watermelon Express has shifted gears and entered the electronic textbook...

By Michael Grothaus,   06.01.11
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12.06.10
Federal Wi-Net bill proposes a femtocell and WiFi hotspot in every federal building
12.06.10

Federal Wi-Net bill proposes a femtocell and WiFi hotspot in every federal building

Here's one way to fix the spectrum crunch: set up wireless base stations and WiFi hotspots in every...

By Vlad Savov,   12.06.10
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12.03.10
CALM Act approved by Congress, should make TV commercials slightly less obnoxious
12.03.10

CALM Act approved by Congress, should make TV commercials slightly less obnoxious

We did say it'd take an Act of Congress to lower the volume on televisual commercials and, shocking...

By Vlad Savov,   12.03.10
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11.12.10
Geminoid-F takes the stage for Japanese play
11.12.10

Geminoid-F takes the stage for Japanese play

Japan's uncannily realistic robots have been creeping us out for years, but one was deemed emotive...

By Sean Hollister,   11.12.10
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12.06.07
House overwhelmingly passes SAFE Act on obscene images -- Ron Paul dissents to save us from ourselves?
12.06.07

House overwhelmingly passes SAFE Act on obscene images -- Ron Paul dissents to save us from ourselves?

Look, kiddie porn and terrorism are bad. Obvious. But what better way for a government to push throu...

By Thomas Ricker,   12.06.07
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02.18.07
New York takes a second look at banning spinners
02.18.07

New York takes a second look at banning spinners

We know what you're thinking holmes: oh no they di'n't! Well, unfortunately, yes they did. Senator J...

By Conrad Quilty-Harper,   02.18.07
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