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Uber to launch courier delivery service in New York

Car-summoning service to begin offering delivery of small packages in Manhattan on Tuesday, usually within an hour.

By April 7, 2014

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​Uber gives startups 7-minute rides to pitch Google Ventures investors

Think you have the next big idea? Uber will send an investor to your door as part of its latest marketing tactic.

By April 8, 2014

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Save ink when you print a Web page

The free PrintFriendly.com service and HP's free Smart Print extension for Internet Explorer (which works with any model printer) make it easy to select only the portions of the page you want to print. Also, switching to a lighter font could cut your printing costs by a fifth or more.

By April 8, 2014

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When a delivery man throws your hard drive like a bowling ball

An alleged USPS delivery man is caught on home surveillance cameras practicing his bowling with a valuable package.

By March 25, 2014

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How drug lord used fancy tech to evade authorities

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, captured finally by a conventional wiretap, channeled quite some inner nerd to evade the law for years.

By February 26, 2014

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Project Austin's Windows 8 app takes notes from Courier

The Microsoft Visual C++ team has built a Windows 8 app that takes much of its inspiration and code from Redmond's never-realized Courier dual-screen tablet.

By September 21, 2012

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Australian postal service introduces video stamps

Australia has rolled out a new kind of stamp with a QR code that lets you record a personal video message to send with your package.

By November 11, 2013

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Free online encrypted notepad keeps it simple

ProtectedText lets you store your text on the company's encrypted servers, which the company itself can't decrypt -- no registration or other ID sharing required.

By October 25, 2013

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Google Earth helps cops nab suspected marijuana grower

Satellite images capture an Oregon man allegedly growing more than his fair share of medical ganja.

By October 21, 2013

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Security camera catches USPS worker's amazingly lazy delivery

It's bad enough when FedEx or UPS throw your delivery onto your porch. But a home security camera catches a USPS truck driving across a lawn so it can get closer to the front door.

By October 5, 2013