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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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Hear the sound of the first comet landing

It's one of the most historic thuds heard in recent years. At only two seconds long, it offers a lot more data for scientists to unpack than you might think.

By November 20, 2014

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NASA: Comet landing is big step toward 'moving off this planet'

After the first successful touchdown on a comet, a NASA director couldn't contain his excitement, declaring the Rosetta mission a key step toward "taking" the entire solar system.

By November 12, 2014

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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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Organize your desktop like a Mac expert with Spaces

Learn how to improve your multitasking ways by employing OS X's Mission Control and Spaces features.

By October 13, 2014

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Fox anchor calls Maddow 'man' on Facebook, suspended

An anchor at Fox 19 in Cincinnati is suspended after taking to Facebook to call Rachel Maddow, the MSNBC personality, "an angry young man." Maddow is gay.

By November 15, 2012

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Floating city of entrepreneurs aims to drop anchor

Blueseed is raising money from investors in hopes of creating a seaborne startup community 12 nautical miles off the coast of Silicon Valley. The floating "Googleplex" would allow foreign born entrepreneurs to work (and live) on a retrofitted cruise ship without obtaining a work visa. Kara Tsuboi reports.

By July 3, 2012

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Katie Couric and Yahoo: A marriage of convenience

analysis The TV anchor's move to Yahoo is part of a larger story about transforming the Internet into a main screen for news and entertainment content. But will it work?

By November 25, 2013

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I'm ready for my closeup: Yahoo's push into big media

By hiring Katie Couric, Marissa Mayer makes a sharp turn toward her mission of entertaining us. It's only the latest move in Mayer's plan to bring Yahoo into the bright lights.

By November 25, 2013