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A prom for Daleks? 'Doctor Who' young-adult spinoff on the way

"Doctor Who" is headed to Clara Oswald's Coal Hill School with a new BBC show aimed at teens. The series promises to have "action, heart and adrenaline," but watch out for Cybermen bullies.

By 2 October 2015

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New Surface ads, old story: iPad is a lump of coal

Apple's tablet is, according to Microsoft, no good when you're cooking and terrible for sharing. It's a wonder Apple sold any at all.

By 27 November 2013

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Renewable power now cheaper than coal, gas

According to a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, wind power is now cheaper to produce than coal by up to 44 per cent.

By 8 February 2013

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Apple's iPad Air sold out in Hong Kong, still available elsewhere

Canary in a coal mine or simply the way the stock's spread out? Either way, Apple's iPad Air has sold out online in one of its launch countries.

By 1 November 2013

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Greenpeace praises Facebook's 'unfriending' of coal

Facebook reveals its carbon footprint from 2011. The company uses 23 percent clean and renewable energy, but hopes to increase the percentage to 25 by 2015.

By 2 August 2012

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Hybrids can be less polluting than coal-powered EVs

How green is an EV? A Union of Concerned Scientists report compares global warming emissions of plug-in vehicles to gasoline-powered cars.

By 17 April 2012

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Apple has a good Christmas, then gets a lump of coal from Italy

The week's big news and rumors in Apple land, including record-setting activations on Christmas and a $1.2M fine in Italy.

By 31 December 2011

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AT&T's bid for T-Mobile turns to lump of coal

week in review Stared down by regulators, AT&T calls off the $39 billion wireless megamerger. Meanwhile, Google and Mozilla renew their partnership, and Apple notches legal win over HTC.

By 24 December 2011

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Startup zaps nasty coal for cleaner burn

CoalTek signs a deal to build a plant in Inner Mongolia that upgrades low-grade coal by barraging it with microwaves to remove moisture.

By 30 November 2011

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From coal to biomass for some Virginia power

Dominion Virginia Power makes a deal with biomass manufacturer Enviva as the energy company converts a few coal power plants to burn wood pellets.

By 20 October 2011