Twice as many people shopped on Black Friday as voted in the 2014 midterm elections - is.gd/f9m3TT
Brazilian scientists discover a protein in coffee which acts like morphine. Sweet. is.gd/pkHXoT
A brief history of virtual reality technology, in @TIME's terrific behind-the-scenes of the Facebook-Oculus deal - is.gd/Yqo1xt
Google exile @chrismessina: No one knows what Google+ is for; 3000 people work on it; it'll become irrelevant - is.gd/iqax6v #burn
If CNN covered science, technology, energy, and other complex topics as thoroughly as it covers missing planes it would dominate world news.