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French WWII POWs built hidden camera, filmed Nazis

French soldiers held in a Nazi prison camp during WWII managed to smuggle in parts to construct a movie camera and film their escape attempt.

By August 7, 2013

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Skunk Works: 70 years of cutting-edge aircraft

In June 1943, Lockheed made a bold pitch to the U.S. Army that it could build a jet fighter, and build it fast. Since then, the Skunk Works has conjured up the U-2, the SR-71, the F-117, and more, and it's still going strong.

By June 23, 2013

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Cathedral of steam: Inside Albuquerque's abandoned locomotive shops

What do "The Avengers," "Transformers," and "Terminator Salvation" have in common? They all filmed at the abandoned steam locomotive repair shops in Albuquerque, N.M.

By April 4, 2013

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Hackers reveal over 400,000 Yahoo passwords

Over 400,000 passwords from the Yahoo Voice domain have been compromised in an attack.

By July 12, 2012

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Internet co-creator Vint Cerf welcomes IPv6 elbow room (Q&A)

Google's Internet evangelist, responsible for the address shortage on today's Internet, is anxious for IPv6 improvements. Also: his views on U.N. regulation, censorship, bandwidth caps, and .google.

By June 5, 2012

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Critic compares Apple's new spaceship HQ to Pentagon

The architecture critic of the Los Angeles Times calls Apple's planned and supposedly futuristic headquarters a "retrograde cocoon"--and some other things.

By September 12, 2011

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Dead Island: No zombie is an Island

Dead Island strands players at an island resort during a zombie outbreak.

By September 6, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1518: Daddy particles from the future (Podcast)

On today's show, Brian Tong offends nearly the entire Internet, so consider that fair warning. HTC is willing to negotiate with Apple, Google is willing to make it easier to get your account back if you're suspended for not using your real name on Google+, and Netflix is willing to lose a bunch of money this quarter in hopes of surviving beyond it.

By July 26, 2011

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Five free iPhone games you need to play right now

Some of them are only temporarily free, so don't wait to score some of these killer games (only some of which involve actual killing).

By June 27, 2011

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IBM at 100: 15 inflection points in history

IBM turns 100, but it's been a bumpy ride. Here are 15 moments in the company's history that changed it forever.

By June 16, 2011