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3 Things You Need to Know Today: March 4, 2014

Feeling a little out of the loop? Strike up a convo with anyone today with one of these timely topics.

Apple’s CarPlay: A New Way to Fall in Love with Your iOS
Apple just released plans for a in-dashboard touch screen for your car, and it’s… beautiful. With a simple interface and easy voice command, CarPlay will do things like give you driving directions to meetings, and read/write your texts as you drive. Soon to be displayed at the Geneva auto show this week!

New “Flu Patch” to Replace Vaccine Shot?
Researchers are developing a new flu vaccine patch that you can apply yourself instead of having to get a shot administered. Proponents are hoping that having a patch available would increase the amount of people willing to get vaccinated (that would literally be about half of us).

Chris Brown is Bipolar
Reports from singer Chris Brown’s camp say he’s bipolar and suffering from PTSD, which has gone undiagnosed until now. Sentenced to a Malibu rehab for a misdemeanor assault he committed last year, the facility assured the judge that Brown has attended therapy sessions six to eight times a week to address his anger issues, mental issues, and drug addiction. The judge’s response? Two more months of rehab. Photo:

PS: It’s National Pancake Day. You know what to do. Photo:

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