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Those Yoga Poses May Not Be Ancient After All, And Maybe That's OK

In her new book, Michelle Goldberg traces the Western practice of yoga to a Russian woman named Indra Devi. Goldberg says that many of the poses in modern yoga can't be traced beyond 150 years ago.

Tech correspondent Alexis Madrigal says the "genius" of the Apple Watch is that its apps work differently from the ones on a mobile device. Ryan Emberley/Ryan Emberley/Invision/AP hide caption

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Apple's Watch: A Timepiece Designed To Give You Back Your Time

Apple's newest product is a screen on your wrist, with its own operating system and software. Tech correspondent Alexis Madrigal calls the Apple Watch "a powerful extension of what your phone can do."

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Tech correspondent Alexis Madrigal says the "genius" of the Apple Watch is that its apps work differently from the ones on a mobile device. Ryan Emberley/Ryan Emberley/Invision/AP hide caption

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