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James Franco thanks 'President Obacco' for saving 'The Interview'

After President Obama called him "James Flacco," the actor takes to Instagram to cheer the intended screening of his movie.

By December 23, 2014

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Gamer pleads guilty to making emergency call to report Grand Theft Auto shooting

An allegedly "confused" gamer calls emergency services and says there's been a shooting at his house. He was actually describing the action in his "Grand Theft Auto" game.

By December 21, 2014

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Singer Vehicle Design: Is this re-imagined Porsche the ultimate 911?

Singer Vehicle Design is the vision of one man to write the ultimate love letter to the Porsche 911. Inspired by the best aspects of the air-cooled generations of 911, Singer's restorations of Porsche 964s are stunning incarnations of the world's favourite sportscar.

November 10, 2014

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Ready for Text-to-911? Not all 911 call centers are

On May 15, major carriers will give people the ability to text to 911. The problem is many emergency call centers aren't set up to accept texts. CNET's Sumi Das and Jessica Dolcourt examine the issue.

By May 12, 2014

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Smart wheelchair tracks user's vitals, calls 911 in emergencies

At the recent Intel Developers Forum in San Francisco, a 20-year-old intern unveiled the Connected Wheelchair. CNET's Sumi Das gets a demo of the device, which has even earned a nod from Stephen Hawking.

By September 25, 2014

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Can RPM Technik improve the Porsche 911 with the CSR?

Not only are the folks at RPM Technik passionate about restoring and selling Stuttgart's finest, they're also building their own take on the 911 -- the CSR.

By September 22, 2014

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2014 Porsche 911 Targa 4

The 2014 Porsche 911 Targa 4 and 4S bring a classic Porsche body style into the 21st century.

By January 13, 2014

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Time-lapse of 9/11 Memorial Museum build will inspire you

Video from Ground Zero shows just how much progress has been made in a decade as a nation rebuilds.

By May 22, 2014

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Nanoplug, the invisible hearing aid that's a lifestyle product

No bigger than an eraser, the Nanoplug is affordable and, its makers claim, half the size of conventional hearing aids.

By December 22, 2014

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Text-to-911 is here, but it isn't everything you might think

In a world where people text more often than call, typing your emergency to 911 is the logical next step. But there are kinks to work out before you'll be able to use it nationwide.

By May 14, 2014