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01.24.14
Facebook gets into nerd feud with Princeton, hilarity ensues
01.24.14

Facebook gets into nerd feud with Princeton, hilarity ensues

In the tech industry, barely a week goes by without one entity saying that another one is doomed....

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09.25.13
Texas A&M researchers concoct nanoparticles to soak up crude oil spills
09.25.13

Texas A&M researchers concoct nanoparticles to soak up crude oil spills

The 2010 Deepwater Horizon may be forgotten to many, but remnants of its destruction still remain...

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08.19.13
LinkedIn launches University Pages, helps students learn more about colleges
08.19.13

LinkedIn launches University Pages, helps students learn more about colleges

LinkedIn has already branched out a bit with its own blogging and following features for select gr...

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07.30.13
University of Texas students send yacht off-course with GPS exploit (video)
07.30.13

University of Texas students send yacht off-course with GPS exploit (video)

Students from the University of Texas gave us another reason not to mess with the Lone Star state:...

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07.11.13
Negobot: a virtual chat agent engineered to trap pedophiles
07.11.13

Negobot: a virtual chat agent engineered to trap pedophiles

Online chat agents are far from novel, but they're evidently getting a lot more sophisticated with...

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05.24.13
SMI, others to use Champions League final as eye-tracking experiment
05.24.13

SMI, others to use Champions League final as eye-tracking experiment

It may be the most watched sporting event, but SMI's more interested in how we watch the Champions...

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05.10.13
University student crafts app that helps blind smartphone users snap photos
05.10.13

University student crafts app that helps blind smartphone users snap photos

Dustin Adams, a Ph.D student at the University of California at Santa Cruz, has teamed up with col...

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04.23.13
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix starts shipping, Seton Hall University gets early units
04.23.13

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix starts shipping, Seton Hall University gets early units

Lenovo's ThinkPad Helix has had one of the rockier roads to the US market, having been promised fo...

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03.16.13
Carnegie Mellon's Chimp robot is reporting for duty, sir
03.16.13

Carnegie Mellon's Chimp robot is reporting for duty, sir

See that guy? He's for real. He's also from Pittsburgh. A team of wizards from Carnegie Mellon Uni...

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