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NASA's Voyager I hit by third solar 'tsunami'

After traveling for 37 years, Voyager I is recording pulses from the sun that confirm it has entered a different region near the edge of the solar system called interstellar space.

By July 8, 2014

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'Tsunami' Trojan malware bot ported to OS X

A variant of the "Tsunami" IRC-based distributed denial-of-service bot that has been developed for Linux over the past 10 years has been found for OS X systems.

By October 28, 2011

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NASA spots million-mile-long filament across the sun

A cloud of solar material stretching across the sun has caught NASA's attention, and it's a wonder to behold.

By October 3, 2014

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Ray Ozzie's new app reimagines the phone call

One of Bill Gates' all-time favorite programmers is back after pondering the hypothetical: What would people do if the phone had never been invented before the Internet came along?

By September 22, 2014

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IBM's TrueNorth processor mimics the human brain

Big Blue's cognitive computing chip could enable wide-ranging applications that take advantage of massive performance while using no more power than a hearing aid.

By August 7, 2014

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Crave Ep. 165: RocketSkates blast past old roller-skate tech

Smart rocket skates are the future of roller skating, and might save you during the next "Sharknado" -- coming soon.

By July 11, 2014

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NASA 3D-prints a nebula, and you can too!

Ever wanted to hold a nebula in your hands? Well now you can thanks to plans from NASA. Warning: It kind of looks like two molars stuck together.

By July 11, 2014

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Welcome to 'the Matrix': At FedEx's sorting hub, 1 night, 1.5M packages

Every night, 140 of the shipping giant's planes land in Memphis, Tenn., at FedEx's World Hub. CNET Road Trip 2014 watches as things get sorted out.

By July 12, 2014

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KFC Facebook message: There might be tsunami, but order chicken

Kentucky Fried Chicken apologizes after sending a Facebook message to Thais telling them to follow the earthquake news and "order their favorite KFC menu."

By April 12, 2012

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Tsunami warning knocks out Zoho phone support

An earthquake monitoring system triggered tsunami warnings for Indian Ocean countries, causing at least one company to evacuate offices as a precaution.

By April 11, 2012