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Firefox dumps Google for search, signs on with Yahoo

Google's 10-year run as Firefox's default search engine in the US is over. Yahoo wants more search traffic, and a deal with Mozilla will bring it.

By November 19, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 088: Ultrafast maglev trains, unlimited 'Interstellar' tickets and more

We can't believe these tiny sculptures (created by artist Jonty Hurwitz) are thinner than the width of a human hair and relatively detailed for their size. If you wanted to see them, though, you'd need to have an electron microscope handy.

By November 18, 2014

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The 404 1,311: Where we get stood up by the Internet (podcast)

We address the divisive topic of crowdsourced charity after viewing a humbling YouTube video this week that showed a homeless man receiving a free extreme makeover for a day. What do you think? Let us know in the comments!

By July 31, 2013

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In NYC, once a payphone, soon a superfast Wi-Fi hub

As part of the $200 million project, the first new hubs are expected to come online in late 2015.

By November 17, 2014

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Get a Logitech Z313 2.1-channel speaker system for $29

This refurbished three-piece system will vastly improve your desktop audio -- but consider it for a small TV, too.

By September 17, 2014

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Google may turn NYC phone booths into Wi-Fi hubs

The search giant is among many companies in the running to bring New York City's phone booths back to technological relevance.

By July 21, 2014

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Cop uses own GoPro to film traffic stop of lieutenant, suspended

A Miami police officer makes a routine traffic stop. He discovers it's a man of superior rank. A fight ensues. He's suspended. The lieutenant is merely reassigned.

By July 19, 2014

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Mozilla under fire: 10 questions for the next CEO

Whoever becomes Mozilla's permanent boss must figure out how to promote the Firefox technology, decide whether reliance on Google is a good thing, and set the right balance between idealism and pragmatism.

By June 13, 2014

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Teen ends relationship like he memes it, becomes Web hero

Kane Zipperman's girlfriend cheated on him, but wants him back. His posting of their exchange is less communication and more a certain art. But is it real?

By June 5, 2014

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That time you used Twitter wrong

Sorry to break it to you, but your Twitter followers probably think you're a real jerk. Shame on you for that not-so-humble bragging and hashtag abuse.

By May 28, 2014