1. Is there a gene that keeps you single?
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 00:27:30

Scientists in China say they've identified a gene that may play a role in some people being uncomfortable in relationships.

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2. Hate ads? Pay Google to block them for you
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 02:59:41

Google is testing an ad-blocker service, Amazon may be inserting ads into streaming video, and Comcast lets you track the cable guy.

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3. Motorola’s replacing AT&T’s Nexus 6 stock due to bad software
     Published by http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/androidcentral/~3/mUKm675u8Os/story01.htm on 2014-11-22 at 04:39:27

The Nexus 6 hasn't been out on the market for very long, but apparently the AT&T version has run into some issues… at least some of them have. Apparently at least a few devices had issues with bad software (the phone is one of the first to run Andr...

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4. Sony and Microsoft are giving you games, and GameStop isn’t happy
     Published by Polygon on 2014-11-22 at 06:00:01

Generally speaking, hardware manufacturers and games retailers are natural partners, seeking to create order and control in the universe. 
  
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5. Jim Parsons of ‘Big Bang Theory’ fame shills for Intel
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 01:31:34

Playing himself, not Sheldon Cooper, Parsons marvels at Intel's technological marvels. It is said to be his first ad as a celebrity endorser.

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6. Handy Android apps for hassle-free holiday travel
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 01:53:18

If you're hitting the road (or skies) this holiday season, these three Android apps can make your journey less of a headache.

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7. All aboard the poop bus, now farting around the UK
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 00:14:58

A bus in the UK is fueled by biomethane gas, which is produced by both food and human waste. But how bad does it actually smell?

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8. Villainous James Bond-inspired laser watch blasts through plastic
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 00:40:34

He's created an Iron Man wrist-mounted rocket launcher and a Spider-man web launcher. Now, laser enthusiast Patrick Priebe channels James Bond.

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9. The Internet of Things Is Far Bigger Than Anyone Realizes
     Published by www.wired.com on 2014-11-22 at 00:31:27

When people talk about “the next big thing,” they’re never thinking big enough. It’s not a lack of imagination; it’s a lack of observation. I’ve maintained that the future is always within sight, and you don’t need to imagine what’s alread...

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10. How real-time marketing is changing brand advertising
     Published by research.gigaom.com on 2014-11-22 at 01:10:00

Spurred by some spectacular successes, and some equally spectacular failures, real-time marketing is expanding beyond its roots as brand content synced to events and spread via social media.
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11. Uh-oh, Moto: AT&T is sending back early Nexus 6 units over a bug
     Published by www.engadget.com on 2014-11-22 at 03:08:00

If you're an AT&T customer eager to get your hands on the over-sized Nexus 6, get ready to wait a bit. AT&T stores are apparently returning the first crop of Nexus 6 units to Motorola over a software bug, Droid Life reports. And it'll likely be a...

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12. The Internet of Me: Creating a Personalized Web Experience
     Published by www.wired.com on 2014-11-22 at 00:20:25

The Internet you experience is as unique to you as your fingerprint. Websites that have worked themselves into our routines and vocabularies have begun to figure out what kind of people we are. By developing algorithms that track our online habits, tech c...

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13. Sprint’s offering a serious discount on a Galaxy S5 for loyal customers
     Published by http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/androidcentral/~3/ZUsTW3IZqO4/story01.htm on 2014-11-22 at 05:25:44

Sprint is offering their loyal customers some fairly substantial discounts for the holidays, including discounted device leasing, free service, and accessory discounts. Of course, it's Sprint defining "loyal" here, though customers that have been deemed ...

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14. Can bitcoins catch on with consumers? This VC’s betting on it
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 04:36:17

Silicon Valley investor Adam Draper is refocusing his accelerator program solely on bitcoin, in hopes of taking the currency mainstream.

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15. Teens say #ThanksMichelleObama for their crappy school lunches
     Published by www.dailydot.com on 2014-11-22 at 01:57:37

To be fair, they do look gross.

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16. Tracking tactful leopards on the prowl near human homes
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 01:21:37

Researchers tracking leopards found them to be quite good neighbors, despite their ability to tear other large mammals to shreds.

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17. Jimmy Kimmel made snow fly out of Kim Kardashian’s butt
     Published by www.dailydot.com on 2014-11-22 at 01:00:09

Kim Kardashian's rear end is about to ruin your holiday.

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18. Jupiter’s moon Europa looks embryonic in ‘remastered’ NASA photo
     Published by www.cnet.com on 2014-11-22 at 03:37:42

NASA has also released a brand-new video that describes why the icy moon's vast sea might just be the perfect place to find life beyond Earth.

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19. Dell’s Alienware Alpha ‘PC console’ ships today
     Published by Polygon on 2014-11-22 at 05:30:02

The "PC console" era doesn't officially begin until the arrival of the much-vaunted Steam Machines in 2015. But in the meantime, Dell today launched its own under-the-TV PC games machine.
The Alienware Alpha shipped out to customers today, with...

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20. Europe’s parliament “poised to call for a break-up of Google”
     Published by feeds.arstechnica.com on 2014-11-22 at 02:07:42

"Unbundling" of search from other services considered in nonbinding resolution.

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