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Uber is Tracking Drivers to Catch Them If They Speed

Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:01pm
Uber drivers might want to think twice about flooring it with a passenger in the car.









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Luke Skywalker's 'Star Wars' Blaster Goes Up for Auction

Tue, 01/26/2016 - 11:07am
Luke Skywalker's DL-44 Blaster, featured in "The Empire Strikes Back," is up for auction this week, starting with a minimum bid of $200,000.









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Homeowner Kills Robber Who Answered Craigslist Ad: Cops

Tue, 01/26/2016 - 10:10am
A homeowner fatally shot one of two men who tried to rob him after responding to a Craigslist "for sale" ad, police in Colorado said.









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These Cops Entered Unlocked Homes and Tweeted Pics

Tue, 01/26/2016 - 7:36am
Police in Coventry, England, have received a roasting on Twitter after officers entered unlocked homes without permission and tweeted photos.









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'4-D Printing' Creates Objects That Change Over Time

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 8:48pm
3-D printers are versatile, but the objects they create are largely static. A new plant-inspired technique allows for creations that change over time.









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California Residents Turn to Drones to Document Erosion

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 6:48pm
The Nature Conservancy is asking tech junkies to capture the flooding and coastal erosion that come with El Nino









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Robot Solves Rubik's Cube in Just Over 1 Second

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 5:18pm
A lot of things humans do, robots can do much faster. Solving a Rubik's cube is no exception.









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Clickers Beware: 'CrashSafari' Links Will Kill Your iPhone

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 4:20pm
Pranksters on the social web are sending people to a website that causes smartphones to crash — so you might want to hold off on clicking or tapping.









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Cybercriminals Are Making Computer Malware at Record Rate

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 2:55pm
Last year was a particularly bad year for hacks and computer intrusions, and it looks like 2016 will only get worse.









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Dip in Supplier Orders Could Signal iPhone Sales Decline

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 12:04pm
IPhone sales are almost certain to post their first annual decline since the flagship product was launched almost a decade ago.









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YouTube Beware: Video is Coming to Spotify

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 11:45am
Spotify is moving beyond music. This week, Android users of the app will start seeing video.









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Rumsfeld Releases War-Themed Solitaire Gaming App

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 9:21am
Donald Rumsfeld has release a gaming app called Churchill Solitaire.









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Top Twitter Execs Leave Company in Reshuffle

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 1:33am
Four senior Twitter executives are leaving the media company, which is also adding a new chief marketing officer and two board members.









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Don't Beat Your Wife: Afghans Flip #BeLikeBill Meme

Sun, 01/24/2016 - 9:05am
A Facebook page modeled on the wildly popular #BeLikeBill meme is targeting social misconduct and encouraging good behavior in Afghanistan.









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Google to Pay $140 Million in Back Taxes in Britain

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 7:49pm
The company had been accused of avoiding taxes by keeping its European headquarters in Ireland, where tax rates are lower.









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Virtual Reality Takes You Inside the Work of Dali

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 7:25pm
Visitors to a new exhibition at The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida, won't just be looking at art.









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The Internet Can't Get Enough of This Paul Ryan Livestream

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 7:09pm
Not long ago the Internet at large was captivated by a puddle in England - and this week's obsession is no less strange.









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The Internet Can't Get Enough of This Paul Ryan Livestream

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 7:09pm
Not long ago the Internet at large was captivated by a puddle in England - and this week's obsession is no less strange.









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Watch SpaceX Dragon Crew Capsule Fire Up in Hover Test

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 6:48pm
Crew capsules of the future may skip the parachute and opt for a powered, helicopter-like descent, if SpaceX's new tests are any indication.









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Beatles Set Record on Spotify Days After Debut

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 5:36pm
On Christmas Eve, The Beatles' music became available on Spotify for the first time.









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