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Hands-on: Pluggy Lock adds an anchor hook to any smartphone

Break out your lanyards! This Kickstarter project leverages your phone's headphone jack to add a secure but easily removable hook.

By May 8, 2014

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When technology fails a news anchor, there are no words

An Australian TV news anchor is suddenly left without an autocue or a script. She has no idea what to say.

By June 27, 2013

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Phil Schiller: Optical drives are 'anchors on where we want to go'

Apple's design and engineering craving for thinner and lighter -- and the move to digital content delivery -- means the optical drive is now a lowly peripheral device.

By October 26, 2012

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Space Shuttles, carriers and Concordes: A Tour of the Intrepid Museum

What do the Concorde, the Space Shuttle, an aircraft carrier, and a cruise missile submarine have in common? They're all part the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Those iconic vehicles, and many more, in our full tour.

By August 28, 2014

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Landing on a comet is hard: Rosetta searches for the sweet spot

The Rosetta mission has narrowed down the selection of possible landing sites to just five candidates, but it's going to be tricky to touch down.

By August 26, 2014

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'Internet of Things,' not privacy, to dominate at Black Hat

Security experts gather again in Vegas to show off and debate the latest in hacks and flaws, focusing this year on the latest risks facing Net-connected devices.

By August 6, 2014

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Jon Stewart launches $10 billion 'Kickstarter' to buy CNN

"The Daily Show" host creates LetsBuyCNN.com, a mock Kickstarter site that seeks to buy one of Time Warner's jewels.

By July 23, 2014

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Looking past Windows, Nadella seeks very different Microsoft

As the company's quarterly earnings announcement looms, CEO Satya Nadella sends signals that a break with Microsoft's past may be soon.

By July 21, 2014

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Amazon rolls out $9.99 Kindle Unlimited monthly subscription

The new service offers more than 600,000 Kindle e-books and thousands of Audible audiobooks for $9.99 a month.

By July 18, 2014

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The 404 1,521: Where we invest on autopilot (podcast)

Aunt Jill Schlesinger returns to the show! This time she tells us about her recent travels, her new favorite storytelling Web site, and a new site called Motif Investing!

By July 9, 2014