This Week in Tech
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Is “Smell-o-Vision” Possible?
Virtual Reality lets you use your eyes to escape into alternate worlds. But can this technology activate your other senses, too? Find out from the experts here »
For the Perfect Cyber Crime, Use a Fish Tank
Stop me if this sounds fishy: hackers infiltrated a casino by accessing a digital thermometer inside a fish tank. And wait ‘til you learn the cyber vulnerabilities your home has »
This Childhood Toy Could Help You Mine a Fortune
Have an old Game Boy sitting around? You could fire it up and enjoy some retro video games. Or you could use it to amass a small fortune. Here’s how »
Nuclear Waste in Your Food
Finding a rogue hair in your food can ruin your appetite. But finding nuclear waste — that’s a bit more alarming. What items in your kitchen may be radioactive? Find out here »
Your Private Thoughts — Sold to the Highest Bidder
Elon Musk wants to implant a chip in your brain to give you mind control. Pretty cool — as long as you’re comfortable with your most private thoughts being put up for sale. Learn more »