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    February 25, 2013

    This Nuturing App Will Call Your Therapist If It Thinks You're too Depressed

    Just when you thought you got away from your mother, some techies over in the UK invented a app that'll record your every mood. This new app, dubbed Xpression, is supposed to help depressed people (aka Americans) monitor their sadness; As Gizmodo reports, the clever app listens to a user's voice, ... More >>

  • News

    July 18, 2007

    Pollution Absolution

    A company is dumping questionable materials into the ocean so that you can buy forgiveness in the form of carbon credits

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    December 23, 1998
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    October 21, 1998

    Ol' Blue Screen

    New software lets anyone sing like Sinatra or compose like Mahler. But do we really want computers that make country-and- western stars croon on key?

  • News

    July 2, 1997

    Planet Wars

    Last year, two Bay Area astronomers said they had discovered planets outside our solar system and became instant media celebrities. Now, Paul Butler and Geoff Marcy face prominent scientific challengers who contend some of the new planets are nothing but

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