Personalized News-Reading App Pipes Now Smartly Summarizes Articles, Without The Help Of Editors

A personalized news reading app, Pipes, is now offering summaries of news stories to save mobile readers time while trying to catch up on-the-go. This is a big shift for the app, which launched earlie

Pipes Is A Clever App That Lets You Track Any Topic You Care About

Prepare to further isolate yourself in a world containing only the news and information you care about. A new mobile application called Pipes has just launched a simple tool to help you find and follo

It's just four days until International Pipe Smoking Day! Are you ready?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/ipsd_logo1.jpeg">Hey, college kids and older men who need an affectation (I've never seen a 20-40 year old pipe smoker, interestingly), F

Mini robot climbs up and down water and gas pipes to inspect them

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/robot_pipe.jpg" /> A research group from Japan's <a href="http://www.uec.ac.jp/eng/">University of Electro-Communications</a> has develo

Snowboard multi-tool includes "tobacco pipe"

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/dsc_4980.jpg"> Hey, man. Is it your intention to do some exciting tricks on the slopes on your board this weekend and perhaps smoke some

Gigantic undersea trench-digging, cable-laying robot

I said “cable-laying,” get it? Anyhoo, if you’re in the market for a huge remote controlled submersible robot that weighs 50 tons and can bury oil and gas pipes at the bottom of the

N64 controller mod, or cheap way to smoke?

I like to keep things “real,” so let’s get it out of the way right now: this kid is probably smoking cannabis out of a Nintendo 64 controller. Don’t give me that, “it cou