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Bing plugs Encyclopedia Britannica into its search results

Move over Wikipedia, Encyclopedia Britannica has come to Bing. In a new partnership, the search engine will be linking to query results from one of the world's most trusted encyclopedias.

By June 7, 2012

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App of the Day: Encyclopædia Britannica

Encyclopaedia Britannica has ended an era with the closure of its paper books - and started a new one with the launch of an app.

By May 13, 2012

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End of an era for Encyclopedia Britannica

Billboard looks to streaming services to find popular songs, Walmart offers a new way to watch the DVDs you own, and Encyclopedia Britannica drops its print edition after 244 venerable years.

By March 14, 2012

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Encyclopaedia Britannica drops print and goes digital only

After 244 years of printing volumes of books, the venerable encyclopedia publisher shifts toward computer-only access.

By March 13, 2012

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Waiting for a blue moon? Tuesday could be your night

Regardless of the rival definitions for a blue moon, Tuesday's full moon should be spectacular.

By August 20, 2013

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Slagging Goldman, pushing Daisey--all on social media

Almost everyone will miss almost everything discussed on social media. Here's what was hot last week, including widely shared topics such as Goldman Sachs, Mike Daisey and Pinterest.

By March 19, 2012

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The 404 1,010: Where we've got some pi in our eye (podcast)

Happy pi day! To celebrate, we're spending the entirety of today's 60-minute podcast episode reciting pi to the 10,000,000th digit.

By March 14, 2012

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Apple's new iPad hits the streets

Apple's next-generation iPad goes on sale, while Yahoo goes on the patent offensive against Facebook. Also: the homeless hot spot controversy at South by Southwest.

By March 16, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud 1585: Girls just wanna Pinterest (Podcast)

Sure, there's a new iPad to discuss, a mind-controlled skateboard to tell stories about, lawsuits against Apple over Siri, and the thing where Ray Kurzweil doesn't think there's intelligent life in the universe. But Sharon Vaknin is on the show today, so as soon as Pinterest comes up, that's all we can talk about! PIN ALL THE THINGS! Plus, some news, I swear.

By March 15, 2012

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Underground explorer online community celebrated in video

We discover Churchill's secret Second World War bunker with underground explorers Subterranea Britannica in this video.

By February 20, 2012