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Hamburg, Germany changes housing law to allow Airbnb

The peer-to-peer housing site celebrates a win with the German city's updated law.

By July 3, 2013

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$325,000 stem cell hamburger to be eaten soon

A proof-of-concept lab-grown hamburger is slated to be eaten soon, after many delays and $325,000 in research and development.

By May 14, 2013

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Court strikes down Uber car service in Germany

Uber had already been banned in Berlin, but the Tuesday's court ruling means the car service could be shut out nationwide.

By September 2, 2014

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Uber banned in Berlin as officials cite rider safety

With Uber facing issues in Spain, France, and the UK, Germany becomes the latest European country to have its doubts about the car-sharing service.

By August 14, 2014

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Bill Gates: Being very rich is 'the same hamburger'

In a wide-ranging speech and Q&A at the University of Washington, Microsoft founder Bill Gates explains that once you get a certain number of billions, it really doesn't matter any more.

By October 28, 2011

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Microscopic comic strip etched onto a human hair

What may be the world's smallest comic strip, "Juana Knits the Planet," can't be read without the aid of a microscope.

By May 6, 2014

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Always room for hamburgers and hot dogs

The Cuisinart GC-15 Griddler Compact Grill Centro features hot dog rollers as well as a grill and griddle combination. Versatile enough for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the appliance is capable of cooking much more than everyday grill favorites.

By July 12, 2012

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Criminals pilfer ATMs with malware infected USB drives

Using just a good old fashioned saw and a USB stick full of malicious software, criminals are able to deplete cash machines of their highest value bills.

By December 31, 2013

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NSA reportedly planted spyware on electronics equipment

Based on internal NSA documents, Der Spiegel reveals that the spy agency planted backdoors to access computers, hard drives, routers, and other devices from companies such as Cisco, Dell, Western Digital, Seagate, Maxtor and Samsung.

By December 29, 2013

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How NSA snooping secures profits for famed privacy pro (Q&A)

Government surveillance has been a business boon for PGP creator Phil Zimmermann, whose company Silent Circle counts SEALs and the CIA as clients. Plus: why encryption needs a "Spartacus" moment.

By September 30, 2013