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In his new book, The Body Builders: Inside the Science of the Engineered Human, author and award-winning journalist Adam Piore says the new frontier that intrigues scientists and engineers today is the human body.

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A new smartphone app called M&M Defend wants to better prepare people convicted of white collar crimes of their rights. Lawyers are pushing the new software to help financial professionals, who are confronted by federal prosecutors.

Admittedly, it’s a pretty niche market.

Kaomi Goetz

Norwalk, Conn. became the first city in the state Tuesday to launch a mobile app that aims to help drivers find available parking spaces. It's called Parker and officials hope it will reduce frustration over finding places to park. 

  Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling conceded it's often hard to find one of the city's 4,000 parking spaces open at a press conference Tuesday.

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A Westport, Connecticut teen has developed a mobile phone app that’s predicting school closings in Fairfield County with 84 percent accuracy.