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Unapproved Device Buys Time For New Pair Of Lungs

(AP) — Jon Sacker was near death, too sick for doctors to attempt the double lung transplant he so desperately needed. His only chance: An experimental machine that essentially works like dialysis for the lungs. […]

07/01/2014

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Review: Android Wear is about simplifying future

Google’s Android Wear software for computerized wristwatches isn’t so much about innovation.

07/01/2014

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Gates Says Fixing Education Toughest Challenge

Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates says eradicating malaria, tuberculosis and polio is easier than fixing the United States’ education system.

07/01/2014

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Nevada Gambling Revenue Up 8 Percent In May

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada casinos’ gambling revenue climbed 8 percent in May compared with the same month last year, helped by a star-studded boxing match featuring Floyd Mayweather, mixed martial arts over Memorial Day […]

06/27/2014

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Police Ready To Abide By Court’s Cellphone Ruling

(AP) — Officers are being briefed during roll calls, new procedures are in place, and prosecutors are considering the effect on potentially thousands of pending court cases after the Supreme Court’s ruling that restricts police […]

06/26/2014

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Tech Tips: Facebook Ads, Tracking And You

NEW YORK (AP) — If you use Facebook, the specific ads you see have been based mostly on what you do on Facebook — your profile information, status updates, likes and interests. That’s changing. The […]

06/19/2014

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Harley Davidson Introduces Electric Motorcycle

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Harley-Davidson will unveil its first electric motorcycle next week, and President Matt Levatich said he expects the company known for its big touring bikes and iconic brand to become a leader in […]

06/19/2014

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5 Things To Know About Getting Girls Into Coding

Here are five things to know about a new initiative Google is launching this week called “Made with Code.”

06/19/2014

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Smithsonian Creates First 3D Portrait Of Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — A team at the Smithsonian Institution has scanned President Barack Obama to create the first 3D portrait of a sitting president. Digital imaging specialists recently created a 3D printed bust and life […]

06/18/2014

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Cheese! Small Businesses Get Sales Off Instagram

NEW YORK (AP) — A picture is worth thousands of dollars for Limelight Extensions. Phones start ringing at the Farmington Hills, Michigan, salon each time co-owner Miranda Jade Plater posts pictures on photo-sharing app Instagram. […]

06/18/2014

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