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Famed artist, 'Blue Dog' creator George Rodrigue dies at 69
Internationally-renowned artist George Rodrigue, the Louisiana native best known for his Blue Dog creation but also masterpieces which depic
9 months after tornado, signs of area's healing abundant
The greened cross sits atop a steeple of shimmering copper these days, soaring 120 feet into a sparkling blue sky near the intersection of P
Google+ Hangouts and Photos: save some time, share your story
We could all use more time for ourselves, and less time figuring out technology. So today's improvements to Google+ Hangouts and Photos aim
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"The purpose of technology is not to confuse the brain but to serve the body," William S. Burroughs once said in a Nike commercial, of all p
Vet returns to North Korea for 1st black Navy aviator
Two years after he made history by becoming the Navy's first black pilot, Ensign Jesse Brown of Hattiesburg lay trapped in his downed fighte
Ha ha! Join the first interplanetary photobomb on July 19 | EarthSky.org
NASA's Cassini spacecraft will be photographing Earth through the rings of Saturn on Friday, July 19, and - if you're in the Americas - you
Play With An MIT Tool That Visualizes How The NSA Can Map Your Relations...
The brainiacs at MIT created a cool visualization program to map how the National Security Agency can understand your relationships based on
European Parliament votes to investigate US surveillance of EU residents
Not surprisingly, the European Parliament isn't happy to hear that the NSA and other US agencies are allegedly snooping on communications in
New Yorkers Get Free Power In The Parks | TechCrunch
Months after Hurricane Sandy left New York scrambling for power, the city is unveiling 25 solar powered charging stations in parks and publi
Apple Reveals Number of Customer Data Requests From U.S. Law Agencies, R...
Apple posted a press release on its site reaffirming its "commitment to customer privacy" and stating that it first heard of the Prism progr
Google's Project Loon proposes internet distributed by hot air balloon
No, we're not joking. Google is seriously proposing hot air ballon-powered internet access.Developing...
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Ebay is generally credited with being the first company to bring auctions -- a system that, for nearly 2,500 years, had exclusively taken pl
What Android Has That iOS Has Not (Yet) | TechCrunch
Android is open and customizable. iOS is closed, designed for ease. But iPhone users are maturing, demanding more personalization, and Apple