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See history get magical in 'Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell' trailer

"You have opened a door to hell and invited the devil to England!" says a character in a trailer for an upcoming BBC television show.

By 28 April 2015

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Google now lets you download your search history

The company had previously let users view their search history, but this is the first time it's providing a download tool.

By 21 April 2015

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A look back at Nintendo's epic console history (pictures)

Nintendo has teased the existence of the NX, a gaming system that will purportedly feature entirely new gaming concepts. What innovations could the new hardware bring to the table? Let's take a look back at Nintendo's console history.

13 Images By 26 March 2015

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From pipe dream to prototype: A history of Valve VR (pictures)

Valve's Virtual Reality prototype has come a long way. We take a look at its inception and progress.

15 Images By 5 March 2015

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Rosetta watch: Follow history's first comet landing live

On November 12, the Philae lander will detach from the Rosetta spacecraft and attempt a tricky landing on a comet. Here's how to follow the historic happenings.

By 12 November 2014

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The fastest way to search your Chrome history or bookmarks

Create two custom searches and you'll have fast lanes for searching your Chrome history or bookmarks.

By 27 February 2015

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Digitising the hidden treasures of the Natural History Museum, London (pictures)

We're privileged to see behind the scenes of London's Natural History Museum to find out why it's creating digital copies of dinosaur skeletons -- and 80 million other precious items.

58 Images By 17 February 2015

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10 weirdly wonderful moments in selfie history (pictures)

From the first selfie in 1839 to current extreme photos involving volcanoes and skyscrapers, selfie history is fraught with fun, peril and photographic firsts.

10 Images By 23 January 2015

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The history of Samsung's Gear VR virtual reality headset

Samsung's virtual reality headset was planned to work with the Galaxy S4, but the story goes back to 2005.

By 20 January 2015

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Discussing NASA's proposal to build a Venusian cloud city, on Tomorrow Daily

A team at NASA is proposing that sending astronauts to Venus' upper atmosphere may be more efficient (and somewhat safer) than sending them to Mars. Did we mention airships and cloud cities were mentioned in this proposal? It's science fiction that could someday become science fact.

By 19 December 2014