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Solar storm almost fried Earth's electronics two years ago?

A fascinating NASA presentation suggests that in July 2012 Earth was one week away from being struck by a massive solar storm that would have had devastating effects. Can this be?

By July 26, 2014

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Small fry: Stephen Fry gets his own tabletop game figure

Carry British comedian Stephen Fry around in your pocket with this miniature gaming figure of his robust character Master of Lake-town from "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."

By January 5, 2014

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Gol! McDonald's World Cup app turns boxes of fries into field of dreams

McDonald's new Gol! app uses augmented reality to transform boxes of fries into a pixelated pitch so you can pretend you're playing in the World Cup.

By May 21, 2014

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Father of first Xbox Ed Fries optimistic about Xbox One

Fries, who was instrumental in creating Microsoft's first console, tells CNET about the "DirectX box", wooing developers, and uncertainty around "Halo".

By May 9, 2014

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Tefal ActiFry goes Mini for countertop convenience

The Tefal FZ2000 ActiFry Mini is a smaller version of the reduced oil cooker. By using a stirring paddle and circulating hot air to cook, the kitchen appliance requires very little oil.

By February 3, 2014

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Science says perfect french fries lie beyond Mars

Food researchers have pinned down the ideal gravitational conditions for frying "potato sticks," and they're not found on this side of the asteroid belt.

By January 6, 2014

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Spam-fried noodles on Mars?

NASA-funded study explores dining options in a simulated Mars mission. And most of them don't look half bad.

By August 13, 2013

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4G fries just 15 Freeview TVs in latest tests

Tests suggest that when new 4G services launch this summer, they won't have as much of an effect on TV signals as previously thought.

By May 15, 2013

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4G helpline tests whether 4G fries your Freeview

A 4G test is investigating the effects of extra-fast LTE mobile Internet on Freeview TVs, complete with a helpline to report problems.

By March 18, 2013

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Fry an egg with a solar-powered backyard death ray

Using a Fresnel lens taken from an old rear-projection TV, a tinkerer channels the heat of the sun into a 2,000-degree ray.

By March 11, 2013