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'Carry' a stranger's package for $500? What could go wrong?

Startup Carry aims to be the Airbnb that will disrupt FedEx, UPS and the like. It will pay individuals to deliver packages to and from strangers. How safe can it be?

By December 10, 2014

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Peter Thiel takes HGH, plans to live until he's 120

The venture capitalist and libertarian offers that he takes HGH to boost his muscles and longevity. But why choose 120? Why not live forever?

By December 19, 2014

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Video games aren't all guns and gore; artistic titles are on the rise

When it comes to setting themselves apart, small studios have one especially effective tool in their arsenal.

By November 23, 2014

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When is a company's Facebook post not an ad?

Facebook has decided to exert more control over posts that it deems "overly promotional." Ultimately, though, isn't every Facebook post by a company promotional?

By November 16, 2014

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CNN commentators use Microsoft Surface as kickstand for iPads

Keen observers notice that what seemed like Surfaces on the surface actually held up iPads. CNN, however, says it had no product-placement deal with Microsoft.

By November 5, 2014

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Buffeted by ethereal twisters, Mars rover gears up to move on

The Curiosity Mars rover, wrapping up initial soil sample analysis, readies for its search of suitable targets for tests of a power drill critical to future sample collection.

By November 15, 2012

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iPhone 6 loses to Moto X in latest bend test

Having stunned the world with his initial bend test of the iPhone 6 Plus, Lewis Hilsenteger, of YouTube's Unbox Therapy, tries bending an array of phones. With varying results.

By September 24, 2014

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Party Popper is movie night's best friend

The Hamilton Beach PartyPopper Popcorn Maker makes enough popcorn to feed a crowd. The base doubles as a serving bowl.

By September 5, 2014

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Country superstar Garth Brooks no longer a digital holdout, except for iTunes

The immensely popular singer is to release a new album after 13 years. For the first time, his catalog will be available digitally, but only on his website.

By July 12, 2014

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LeBron heads back to Cleveland. Was big data right?

The great, mind-dulling debate about where LeBron James would end up took a new twist when famed data nerd Nate Silver weighed in.

By July 11, 2014