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The Cheapskate

Rick Broida scours the Web for great deals on tech.

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Mapping agency builds all of Great Britain in Minecraft

British governmental mapping company Ordnance Survey has re-created the entirety of Great Britain in Minecraft using real-world data.

By 28 September 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3 get Android 4.4.2 KitKat update in UK

The Android 4.4.2 update has begun for unlocked Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3 devices in Great Britain.

By 11 March 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-orders begin on 28 March in the UK

The long-awaited Samsung Galaxy S5 is one step closer for European phone fans, available to order in Great Britain on 28 March.

By 12 March 2014

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Morgan Three Wheeler: Proper motoring

Arguably, the Morgan Three Wheeler introduced motoring to the masses of the Great Britain in the early 20th century. It was small, easy to fix, and cheap, so people bought them in droves.

By 21 January 2014

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Rolls-Royce: The Ultimate Status Symbol

When a car costs as much as a Rolls-Royce you expect a lot in return for your cash. What you get is more than a form of transport. It's a feeling of wealth and success you can't get from anything else wrapped up in your own personal slice of Great Britain.

By 14 November 2013

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Over half of Brits own a smart phone, Android still on top

Over half the population of Great Britain owns a smart phone, a survey suggests -- with Android the most popular OS.

By 21 February 2012

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BBC maps all UK car crashes since 1999

The BBC has created a fascinating animation that depicts the number of road accidents that have occurred in Great Britain since 1999.

By 14 December 2011

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Tech Minute: Helpful apps, Web site for naming baby

In Great Britain right now, there is a lot of speculation as to what Prince William and Princess Kate will name their baby. Victoria for a girl? George for a boy? If you too are in the hunt for a baby name, turn to technology to pick out the perfect moniker for your little one. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some helpful apps and a Web site in this Tech Minute.

By 19 July 2013

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Aboard the ship that launched a thousand ocean liners

Road Trip 2011: In Bristol, England, the SS Great Britain is a reminder of a transformational age when, for the first time, sailing across oceans became an attractive thing for the rich to do. And those seeking their fortunes as well.

By 6 July 2011

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UK leads Europe on superfast broadband, but uptake still low

The UK leads Europe superfast broadband, according to new figures, but experts argue not enough of us know about our speedy options.

By 13 March 2014