Lizbeth Castro

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Narrative fitness title Zombies, Run! 3 now available on iOS and Android

<i>Zombies, Run! 3</i> — the third installment in developer Six to Start's mobile narrative fitness game — is now available on iOS and Android, the company announced today.<p><i>Zombies, Run!</i> is currently available for $3.99 on iPhone, iPod Touch and Android devices, with Season 3 available as a free update for …

10 best Game Boy Advanced, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy emulators for Android

Game Boy and Game Boy Color were the handheld consoles that started it all. Their release showed that you could have well made games that fit in your pocket. Handheld game consoles have evolved a lot since then, but there are many who still enjoy the classics. Let’s take a look at the best Game Boy …

Time to rethink morning sickness drug?

The most commonly prescribed drug for first-trimester morning sickness, pyridoxine-doxylamine, does not prevent birth defects even though drug safety …

The Ultimate Animal Experience? Losing A Memory Quiz To A Chimp

Time to be embarrassed. You're about to be bested by a young chimpanzee in a memory test.<p>Many have tried to outperform Ayumu (that's the chimp's name), but when you see how easy it is for him, how matter-of-factly he gets things right, it's clear he's got a talent that's built in. It's not a talent …

Severe Scurvy Struck Christopher Columbus's Crew

Sailors' skeletons suggest scurvy scuppered Europe's first New World town.<p>Severe scurvy struck Columbus's crew during his second voyage and after its end, forensic archaeologists suggest, likely leading to the collapse of the first European town established in the New World.<p>In 1492, Christopher …

Dirty Dog: Do Pets Track Bacteria In Your Home?

A little over a year ago I was hunched over my dog in the living room of my apartment, methodically running a set of sterile swabs over various parts of his body. First came the sole of his right front paw, then his bellybutton. Neither seemed to bother him. But when I pried open his mouth and …

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Twitter And Tumblr-Focused Analytics Provider Union Metrics Now Does Instagram, Too

Union Metrics, the social analytics platform whose most recent claim to fame was being the first to receive Tumblr’s blessing, is today rolling out a similar service for Instagram, as well as introducing a new suite which will pull Tumblr, Twitter and Instagram into one platform. The company had …

Microsoft's new keyboard is meant to be used with Smart TVs

This fall marks 20 years that Microsoft has been making keyboards (make that "computer hardware," as it was quaintly called back in 1994). Ironically, though, as the company approaches this milestone, it's now making accessories not just for PCs, but... Smart TVs? Yes indeed. The company just …

Photo-Sharing App Frontback Comes To Android

Frontback just released the Android version of its popular photo-sharing app. Previously, the app was only available on iOS. But even with just the iPhone app, the app was downloaded one million times over the past eight months. With the new Android release, the company can certainly expect many …

Google launches standalone Camera app in Play Store

Google has just launched its own Camera app in the Play Store. Simply called Google Camera, the app looks a bit different from the camera software currently shipping in Android 4.4 KitKat. Google has made a number of improvements and refinements here, introducing a much cleaner interface "that gets …

Apple, Samsung, others commit to anti-theft tools for smartphones

Many of the world's top phone manufacturers, including Apple and Samsung, announced that they have committed to include basic anti-theft tools for smartphones made after July 2015 for sale in the U.S.<p>Google, Microsoft, Nokia, HTC and several others joined Apple and Samsung in the voluntary …

Mexico 'cartel city' mayor arrested over extortion claims

<b>The mayor of the Mexican city of Apatzingan, a stronghold of the Knights Templar drug cartel, has been arrested on suspicion of extorting money on behalf of the cartel.</b><p>Prosecutors say Uriel Chavez pressured city councillors to hand over $1,500 (£900) of their salaries to the Knights Templar.<p>Mr …

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Judge Overturns North Dakota Early Abortion Ban

A federal judge overturned Wednesday a North Dakota law that banned early abortions, the Associated Press reports.<p>The law made it illegal for a woman …