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Brits Obsessed with Foodie Social Media

Sep 29
Rather than cooking for the enjoyment of it, a fifth of British adults admit to regularly making a nice looking meal with the sole purpose of posting it on sites such as Instagram, Facebook or Pinterest.

California Eyes Unusual Power Source: Its Gridlocked Roads

By Delara Shakib | Sep 29
All those cars on California's famously gridlocked highways could be doing more than just using energy - they could be producing it.

MIT's Flea Market Specializes in Rare, Obscure Electronics

By Collin Binkley | Sep 29
Once a month in the summer, a small parking lot on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's campus transforms into a high-tech flea market known for its outlandish offerings.

Amy Schumer Most Dangerous Celebrity Online

Sep 28
Amy Schumer is the most dangerous celebrity on the internet - and not just because of her no-holds-barred personality.

NY Senator: Wireless Emergency Alerts Must Include Photos

By Michael Belsamo | Sep 28
Sen. Charles Schumer argues the Wireless Emergency System is using outdated infrastructure and is in desperate need of an upgrade.

Snapchat Debuts Recording 'Spectacles,' Changes Company Name

Sep 28
Social media app Snapchat is introducing video-recording glasses called Spectacles and is changing its company name to incorporate the new product.

Exploring Your Fantasies Through Online Dating

Sep 27
Every person has many different sides to their personality, especially when it comes to relationships. Now you can safely explore all your personal facets of love and desire.

Norwegians Now Can Change Genders Legally With a Mouse Click

By Mark Lewis | Sep 27
Ten-year-old Anna Thulin-Myge's passport shows what looks like an ordinary Norwegian girl wearing her long, blond hair fastened with a clip. It lists her first name as Anna, but under sex it says "M."

UPS Testing Drones for Use In Its Package Delivery System

By Rodrique Ngowi | Sep 27
UPS has partnered with robot-maker CyPhy Works to test the use of drones to make commercial deliveries to remote or difficult-to-access locations.

LinkedIn Adding New Training Features, News Feeds and 'Bots'

By Brandon Bailey | Sep 27
LinkedIn wants to become more useful to workers by adding personalized news feeds, helpful messaging "bots" and recommendations for online training courses.

How to Stream the High-Stakes Presidential Debates

By Barbara Ortutay | Sep 26
Television viewership for Monday's presidential debate is expected to be high, but you don't need a television to watch.

Hand-Delivered Hacking: Malicious USBs Left in Mailboxes

By Raphael Satter | Sep 26
There are signs that cybercriminals are experimenting with hand-delivery of malware to people's homes.

To Reach Millennials, Clinton Reserves Digital Ad Time

By Catherine Lucey | Sep 26
Hillary Clinton is reserving $30 million in digital advertising as she seeks to connect with young voters.

Waze Sets Out to Eliminate 'Tunnel Blindness' on Mobile Maps

By Michael Liedtke | Sep 25
The popular navigation app Waze is putting a new twist on the phrase "tunnel vision." It's trying to ensure drivers relying on digital maps don't lose their way when their GPS signal disappears in tunnels.

Google Allo Chat App is Smart, but Enough to Break Through?

By Anick Jasdanun | Sep 25
Google wants to add a middleman to your mobile chats - a personal virtual assistant who's not shy about interjecting itself into the conversation.

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