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PhotoMath app helps solve math challenges with a snap and teachers really don't like it

PhotoMath app helps solve math challenges with a snap and teachers really don't like it

Some teachers think PhotoMath is a problem. But the creators of the equation-explicating app state it's actually an answer.

Facebook nemesis Ello gets big investment backing, takes legal vow to stay ad-free

Facebook nemesis Ello gets big investment backing, takes legal vow to stay ad-free

The new social media network Ello is cementing its vow to not serve ads by becoming a Public Benefit Corporation, which includes an unchangeable and legally-binding charter. It received $5.5 million in funding.

Apple does something rash with SSL 3.0 due to Poodle flaw

Apple does something rash with SSL 3.0 due to Poodle flaw

Apple moves its Push notifications service away from SSL 3.0 to keep Poodle attacks at bay. Now it's up to developers to do the same.

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Ancient stone tools give clues to mountain lifestyle of Ice Agers

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Is Renee Zellweger's new look a case of plastic surgery disaster?

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Farm raided at night by thieving…chimps: Primate neighbors getting comfortable in the dark?

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Michael Brown shot at close range, official autopsy reveals

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UFO spotted in NASA video of ISS repair: Real or fake? [Video]

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Use of NSAIDs may help ease depression

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Ancient Europeans were lactose intolerant for at least 5000 years, DNA study reveals

Ancient Europeans started domesticating animals long before their body can tolerate drinking animal milk. Because of their lactose intolerance, experts believe they practiced dairying for cheese and yogurt.

SCIENCE6000-year-old temple discovered in prehistoric Ukraine settlement: Animals were sacrificed

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6000-year-old temple discovered in prehistoric Ukraine settlement: Animals were sacrificed

Archaeologists have found an ancient temple in Nebelivka, Ukraine. Figurines and animal remains indicate that the site was a place for ceremonial animal sacrifices 6,000 years ago.

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