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Your Vegetarian Hot Dog Might Have Meat in It

DNA testing of mass-market hot dogs reveals that in many ways, they're just as mysterious and kinda-gross as you always thought.<p>A food analytics company in the Bay Area called Clear Labs is aiming to shake up the food manufacturing industry using genetic testing; its technology could eliminate …

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Apple Reminds Us of Aperture's Impending Demise

We knew this was coming. With iPhoto’s days clearly numbered, it was only a matter of time before Apple pulled us all aside and told us that its professional photo app, Aperture was being taken to a nice farm in the country where it could frolic with other totally-not-dead-just-retired apps.<p>On …