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Is There A Difference Between All Those Running Apps?

Is There A Difference Between All Those Running Apps?

mag813 June 1, 2016 0

A lot has changed since we picked our favorite running apps a few years ago. Now there are tons of apps that save your stats in the cloud and let you share runs with

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Remember Myspace? A New Hack of the Site May Still Affect You and Millions

Remember Myspace? A New Hack of the Site May Still Affect You and Millions

mag813 June 1, 2016 0

Myspace announced a hacker has stolen username and password information from more 360 million accounts. The social network announced in a blog post that it found out about the hack before this past weekend.

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Has Technology Made Us All Bad Spellers?

Has Technology Made Us All Bad Spellers?

mag813 May 25, 2016 0

Today, 285 spellers will compete to be the 2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee Champion. The ecstasy and the agony of becoming America’s best speller younger than 15 will be split into five rounds, beginning with

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Twitter Might Be Changing Up Your Timeline Next Week

Twitter Might Be Changing Up Your Timeline Next Week

mag813 February 6, 2016 0

If you were moderately annoyed when Twitter switched its “favorites” feature to something that is essentially a clone of Facebook’s “likes,” prepare to be really enflamed. The company, which is struggling to build user growth, is

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Social Media is Really Messing With Your Sleep

Social Media is Really Messing With Your Sleep

mag813 January 27, 2016 0

Instagram models and Snapchat gurus might want to proceed with caution. According to researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, frequent social media users probably aren’t sleeping too well. The study, which

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A New Start-Up Wants To Transfer Your Consciousness To An Artificial Body So You Can Live Forever

A New Start-Up Wants To Transfer Your Consciousness To An Artificial Body So You Can Live Forever

mag813 December 3, 2015 0

Death is the one thing that’s guaranteed in today’s uncertain word, but now a new start-up called Humai thinks it might be able to get rid of that inconvenient problem for us too, by

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Anti-Aging Drug Could Let You Live Up to 120 Years

Anti-Aging Drug Could Let You Live Up to 120 Years

mag813 December 1, 2015 0

What if you could live forever? That’s not quite possible now but a new breakthrough could have you living up to 120 years. According to NZ Herald News, a drug used to treat diabetes is

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‘Selfie Arms’ Might Be The Only Thing That Look More Stupid Than Selfie Sticks

‘Selfie Arms’ Might Be The Only Thing That Look More Stupid Than Selfie Sticks

mag813 November 17, 2015 0

Sometimes, innovation is bad. I just want to go on record saying that, and I want to say that nothing looks more stupid than trying to cover up something stupid. Selfie sticks are stupid!

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WorldBeing Wearable Tracks Your Carbon Footprint

WorldBeing Wearable Tracks Your Carbon Footprint

mag813 November 9, 2015 0

I’ve worried about my carbon footprint, I’ve read about how much carbon is produced by a car, a train and a plane traveling the same distance, and I’ve even written about how to reduce

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How Do You Know If Your House is Haunted?

How Do You Know If Your House is Haunted?

mag813 October 30, 2015 0

Maybe there’s something creepy about the way your stairs creak when no one is walking on them. Or maybe that new house you’re considering buying gives you chills and you don’t know why. You

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