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Facebook Q4 by the numbers: 1.23B members and $1.25B in mobile sales

The social network surprises again with just how much money it can make from its mobile ad initiatives.

By January 29, 2014

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Crave Ep. 123: Seeing the world through porn-colored Glasses

An adult app store is building apps for Google Glass (oh, don't act surprised). Plus, a PR2 robot knows when you're ready for your next beer, and pirates love "Arrested Development."

By May 31, 2013

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Seeing the world through porn-colored Glasses, Ep. 123

An adult app store is building apps for Google Glass (oh, don't act surprised). Plus, a PR2 robot knows when you're ready for your next beer, and pirates love "Arrested Development."

By May 31, 2013

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Government-funded battery maker A123 files for bankruptcy

The publicly traded firm thus becomes the latest government-backed energy company to file for Chapter 11 amid strong competition and soft demand.

By October 16, 2012

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The 404 1,123: Where a storm is coming (podcast)

What's the point of paying for auto insurance every month if your policy won't cover a hit and run with no indicted driver? We'll go trolling for the assailant that hulked out on Jeff's car over the weekend, and also debunk Bruce Willis litigation rumors, introduce McDonalds' first all-vegetarian restaurant, and find out how some of our favorite video games got their names

By September 4, 2012

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A123 Systems stung by faulty batteries

Battery maker A123 Systems will need to replace batteries to the Fisker Karma and other vehicles following the discovery of a defect at its Livonia, Mich., battery plant.

By March 26, 2012

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Robot love: When Daniel123 met Jane234

Open-source robot Qbo gets all warm and fuzzy when it meets one of its own kind.

By December 29, 2011

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EV battery maker A123 Systems lowers forecast, blames Fisker

Late-to-the-EV-party Fisker Automotive may be dragging down suppliers with its tardiness. A123 Systems lowered its 2011 revenue forecast due to reduced orders, and it's pointing a finger squarely at the Danish car maker.

By November 4, 2011

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A123 scores battery deal for wind power in China

Lithium ion battery maker A123 Systems will have grid storage system coupled with wind turbine installed for tests in China.

By July 26, 2011

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123-year-old talking doll record speaks again

Artifact is the only example of a talking doll record from 1888 known to survive today. Sold by Thomas Edison, it was discovered in 1967, but its voice returned only recently.

By July 6, 2011