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In wake of driver's death, Nascar posts tone-deaf tweet

Famed driver Tony Stewart appears to hit fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. on the track in a fatal collision. Nascar decides to emit (and then remove) a very insensitive tweet.

By August 11, 2014

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Dogecoin Nascar paint scheme unveiled. Wow. Such doge.

Dogecoin users can now see the highly entertaining results of having raised $55,000 to sponsor a Nascar racer.

By April 29, 2014

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Wow. Such fast. Dogecoin to sponsor Nascar racer

Enthusiastic Dogecoin-toting Reddit users pooled together a chunk of cryptocurrency change to sponsor a Nascar driver at Talladega Superspeedway.

By March 26, 2014

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Race on! How tech makes Nascar faster, safer, and more exciting

Nascar hopes to draw fans with a high-tech car and a tighter field than ever. CNET Road Trip 2013 took in the Brickyard 400 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to see if it works.

By July 31, 2013

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Manchester United bans iPads from stadium

The famed soccer club cites "security intelligence" in stopping fans from bringing "large electronic devices" into Old Trafford.

By August 12, 2014

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George R.R. Martin addresses lack of gay sex in 'Game of Thrones' books

Asked about the absence of gay sex scenes so far, the writer explains that his "viewpoint characters" aren't gay. He also tells stories of how his teachers tried to stop him from reading sci-fi.

By August 12, 2014

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World's sexiest geeks poll shows geeks aren't sexy

An adultery site asks which "tech tycoons" people would like to have an affair with. It makes for difficult reading.

By August 12, 2014

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Nascar tries to ban fan's YouTube video of Daytona crash

Was Nascar's attempt to take down a YouTube video taken by a spectator of yesterday's Daytona crash motivated by respect for the victims or fear for its own image? YouTube reverses the takedown.

By February 24, 2013

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Ads in space: Mars One offers interplanetary product placement

Mars One hopes to lure investors with an opportunity to send marketing materials all the way to the Red Planet.

By June 30, 2014

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Netflix inks talk show deal, inches closer to TV network

Netflix plans a "late night" style talk show with comedian Chelsea Handler, moving it closer to an online TV channel.

By June 19, 2014