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Goodbye world, hello personal isolation pod

Time out! This futuristic-looking isolation chamber is perfect for things like chilling out and boozing up. Just the thing to get some quality alone time.

By Jun. 18, 2014

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MasterCard to boost credit card security with smartphones

Using geolocation data, the credit card company proposes a plan that will only allow card transactions when a users' smartphone is within close proximity.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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HP ProDisplay P191 (18.5-inch)

The new line of monitors will come in three screen sizes,

Jan. 6, 2013

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Microsoft built prototype Surface phones, sources say

It's not just Nokia that was at it -- Microsoft was also prepping a plan B, if things didn't work out with the Finnish firm.

By Sep. 15, 2013

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NFL star tweets North Korea should bomb New England

The Buffalo Bills' Stevie Johnson outdoes Dennis Rodman and Google's Eric Schmidt when it comes to digital diplomacy.

By Apr. 4, 2013

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Ballmer, Sinofsky see pay dinged over browser-ballot issue

The salaries and incentive awards for Microsoft's CEO and some of its top executives are public. Redmond's European browser-ballot problem didn't sit well with the evaluation committee.

By Oct. 9, 2012

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The 404 1,095: Where we hang onto the bar (podcast)

Looking to improve your sleep? Tune into today's 404 show for instructions on how to win a Renew Sleep Clock! Stories today include Olympic gymnastic trivia, a crowd-sourced insect-eliminating shotgun, and more!

By Jul. 24, 2012

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Microsoft's Metro: Does it need iTunes to thrive?

Apple is unlikely to make a version of iTunes for Microsoft's new Windows interface, and that could make some of the upcoming Windows tablets less appealing to consumers.

By Mar. 19, 2012

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Woman twitters her way through a bank heist

Just at the moment a bank she was in was being robbed, a woman realizes that the track ball on her BlackBerry is broken and she cannot make a call or send an e-mail. So she twitters.

By Jul. 14, 2009