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A growing number of apps allow users to post ephemeral or anonymous messages—and they're catching on quickly with millennials.
Forget balancing a checkbook. Today there are better ways for the budget-minded to keep track of bank balances.
Ellis Hamburger, a reporter at The Verge, talks about why social media giants are betting on news.
Ellis Hamburger, a reporter for The Verge, talks about a few of his favorite mail-managing apps.
In this episode of App Chat, Ellis Hamburger debates the pros and cons of Square Cash.
“Quantified self” apps count your steps, measure your sleep, and collect a bevy of other details.
An new thermal infrared camera might make crime scene investigations easier.
Can samples of the bacteria on a person's hands be enough to identify them?
Fifty years later, forensic scientists apply modern tech to the JFK assassinatio...
A new book traces the early history of blood transfusions.
Forensic anthropologist and writer Kathy Reichs talks about her new novel "Bones...
\tThe La Brea Tar Pits are world-renowned fossil sites for good reason—they're the mass graves of thousands of Ice Age creatures, each with a story to tell. Researchers at the nearby Page Museum clean the asphalt from the fossil remains, and using paleoforensics, recount the grim details of their deaths. In the process, clues emerge about what life was like in prehistoric Los Angeles.