Matthew Cotgrove

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Apple iWatch To Launch In 2014 (Rumor)

We were expecting Apple’s much rumored iWatch to launch before the end of 2013, although now according to a recent report, Apple will not launch …

SMI, others to use Champions League final as eye-tracking experiment

It may be the most watched sporting event, but SMI's more interested in <i>how</i> we watch the Champions League final than the game itself. The eye-tracking firm, in participation with the KMRC and University of Tübingen, will observe how 61 fans watch the Dortmund/Bayern tussle using its RED-m cameras. …

Summer Books: 15 New Releases To Put On Your Reading List

These 15 new books for May include stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a memoir from a 6'7" librarian struggling with Tourette's syndrome, a hilarious novel of a young man's job as a bird tracker and more.

The Girl Who Turned to Bone

Unexpected discoveries in the quest to cure an extraordinary skeletal condition show how medically relevant rare diseases can be.<p>When Jeannie Peeper was born in 1958, there was only one thing amiss: her big toes were short and crooked. Doctors fitted her with toe braces and sent her home. Two …

Toronto Mayor Ford fires aide Towhey after drug claims

<b>Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has sacked his chief of staff as he fights allegations that he has been caught smoking crack cocaine on camera.</b><p>No reason was given for Mark Towhey's dismissal on Thursday.<p>Two Toronto Star journalists have reported they were shown mobile phone footage in which the mayor …

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The Scanadu Scout’s big breakthrough may actually be in clinical trials

When I was in college my friends would head on over to a company called PPD to play lab rat in medical trials in exchange for pay. They would spend a …