Report: Google Degrades Search Results To Favor Its Clients

Expert warns Google has been short-circuiting its own search results to promote sites and customers who pay the search engine.



Lexus Video Teases ‘Real’ Hoverboard

The luxury auto maker says it has developed a rideable hoverboard that uses magnets and liquid nitrogen-cooled superconducters to “float.”


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Researcher: Virtual Reality Can Change How Kids Play In The Real World

Researchers at Stanford University are testing how children react to Virtual Reality simulations and whether they can separate those experiences from real life.


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First US High School Installs Gunshot-Sensing Microphones Across Campus

Gunshot-detecting sensors that can pinpoint the exact location of shots fired have been installed in the first U.S. high school in hopes police could arrive directly at the scene of a potential school shooting.


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Google Search Of Dinosaur Extinction Says They Are Used ‘To Indoctrinate Children’ By Evolutionists

What happened to the dinosaurs? Asking Google that question will give you the top answer from a religious website which says the dinosaurs are primarily used as an indoctrination tool by “evolutionists.”


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Study: Colors You Remember May Not Be The Colors You Saw

Researchers say the brain is unable to store in memory all the shades of colors that our eyes can distinguish.


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JPMorgan Chase Getting Rid Of Voicemail For Nearly Half Of Employees

For JPMorgan Chase employees, it might be best not to leave a message.


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Google App Counts Calories From Your Food Photos

Google app uses Instagram photos to estimate the calories in food.


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Twitter’s Periscope Arrives On Android Devices

After weeks of speculation and anticipation, Twitter is launching its wildly popular Periscope live-streaming app for Android users.


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Expert: Facebook’s Instant Articles ‘The End Of The Internet As We Know It’

Facebook debuted its “Instant Articles” Wednesday, where nine major media companies – including The New York Times, NBC News and BuzzFeed – publishes content directly to the social media site’s news feed.


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Federal Court: Warrantless Cellphone Tracking Not An Illegal Search

The Atlanta-based 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, overturning a three-judge panel of the same court, concluded that authorities properly got 67 days’ worth of records from MetroPCS for Miami robbery suspect Quartavious Davis using a court order with a lower burden of proof.


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Smartphone App Aims To Preserve Videos Of Police Encounters

A new smartphone app allows Californians who record encounters with police to automatically submit the video to their local chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union.


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Space X Launch To Space Station

Early Saturday morning, a private company is set to make history by launching a supply ship to the International Space Station. Here’s a look at the mission preps and what Space X and NASA expect the mission to look like.

A page focusing on the love for Allah and the Islamic faith. Interactions: 568,446 (credit: Facebook)

By The Numbers: Most Engaging Facebook Pages

There are Facebook pages and then there are Facebook pages! Here is a look at the Top 20 Most Engaging Facebook pages on Feb. 6, 2012 according to All Facebook. The ranking is based on the number of time followers interact with the Facebook page.

Space Shuttle Discovery Arrives In DC Area, To Be Permanently Housed At Smithsonian

Space Shuttle Discovery’s Final Flight

The Space Shuttle Discovery makes its final flight aboard a 747 carrier aircraft from Florida to Washington D.C. where it will be displayed at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

Take the top tennis players in the world and focus just on their cleavage. That was the premises of the "Adult Tennis Boobs" app. Apple said no thanks. (credit: Overdamped)

Banned: Most Controversial iPhone Apps

Apple now has strict policies on which applications for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch are approved for their App Store. But some risque or offensive apps have made it through the approval process, while others were rejected before getting to market. Here’s a look at a few of the most controversial apps.

A humanoid robot for educational purpose is unveiled by Japan’s Nippon Institute of Technology associate professor Yuichi Nakazato at the college’s campus at Miyashiro town in Saitama prefecture on Dec. 19, 2009. The robot has been developed with Japanese robot venture ZMP for use as an assistant for teachers utilizing a mobile projector on its head. (credit: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Robots

Back in the 1970s, it was easy for the “Six Million Dollar Man,” Steve Austin, to spot a robotic person — or a fembot as the hip sci-fi show called them. In 2010, Japanese robotics makers have taken careful notes and are creating some of the most life-like robots ever — so life-like they can even be used for medical training. It seems the future is indeed now.

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The Rise Of Bionics

The term “bionic” denotes an effort to use biological design principles to create mechanical substitutes for extension of biological organs. Basically, it’s the replenishment or enhancement of body parts by mechanical versions.

An internet user looks at a Facebook page dedicated to Anna Chapman in Paris on July 23, 2010. Two weeks after 10 Russian spies flew back from the United States to Moscow, the buzz of interest around the ring's most photogenic member, the feisty redhead Anna Chapman, shows no signs of receding. While Chapman remains in an unknown location since her arrival in Moscow, reportedly being debriefed, she has apparently found time to write enigmatic Facebook updates and negotiate with journalists on her first interview. (Photo by Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty Images)

The Rise Of Facebook

Facebook, populated by at least 500 million users, has been both a source of innovation, controversy and fascination.

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