This Week in Tech
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Mobile App Can Detect Cancer With 95% Accuracy
A new app can alert you to signs of skin cancer with near-perfect accuracy. Learn how it works »
Old Woman Finds $6 Million in Her Kitchen
A painting by Cimabue, a 13th-century Italian artist, is worth an estimated $6 million. So how did it end up hanging above a hotplate in an old lady’s kitchen? Get the scoop »
Don’t Borrow That iPhone Charger!
Think twice before asking to borrow someone’s iPhone charger: you might be setting yourself up for a cyber-attack. Learn why here »
The Power of College Dropouts
Google, Netflix, Yahoo! — all three were created by Stanford alumni. Maybe that’s why Stanford has become so popular for would-be entrepreneurs. But surprisingly, many of its freshman don’t even bother to get a degree. They’re after something far more valuable »
Local Banks Are Giving Away $100,000
Local banks are accidentally giving away small fortunes. To see if you got lucky, we suggest checking your pockets, or digging through your change jar. Learn more here »