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In Jerusalem, preserving antiquities with tech (pictures)

CNET ​visited a handful of labs around Jerusalem where conservators are working to digitally preserve and analyze historical artifacts and artwork.

22 Images By September 3, 2015

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Project Mosul to restore destroyed antiquities using 3D modelling

The priceless pieces of history destroyed by ISIS at the Mosul Museum may one day live again -- through 3D printing and one dedicated team.

By March 16, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily: 'Podtique' melds a 1936 antique radio with modern podcasting

Designer Roderick Mann had old-fashioned radio serials in mind when he took a 1936 Goldentone radio and replaced its innards with fresh tech. Now, he can listen to new podcasts that sound like old shows, with a device that looks antique but works for the modern age.

By January 19, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 114: Hospital robots, Amazon's movie plans, an antique podcast machine and more

On today's show, Bryan Bishop of "The Film Vault" fills in for a sick Khail. Our stories include a fleet of robots at a San Francisco hospital, Amazon Original Movies announced, an antique radio converted into a podcast player and a Kickstarter for an under-desk foot hammock.

By January 19, 2015

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Listen to the creepy voices of Thomas Edison's talking dolls

A new technique for salvaging recordings from delicate antiques has allowed Thomas Edison's talking dolls to find their lost voices.

By May 5, 2015

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Antique sofa finds balance through robotics

A 170-year-old sofa balances upright on a single leg thanks to orientation machinery used in satellites.

By August 28, 2013

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U.S. Navy dolphins find antique torpedo

Dolphins trained by the U.S. military to find objects underwater have uncovered a late 19th century torpedo off the California coast.

By May 20, 2013

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Antique IBM memory box + math = mind-blowing

CNET Reviews Editor in Chief Lindsey Turrentine finds a 1950s machine component in her grandpa's shed--and discovers anew just how blazingly fast technology has progressed.

By January 24, 2012

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Ep. 1323: Where Walmart rolls back the tech

It's Ariel's last day of freedom before getting married next week, so we're throwing him a proper farewell with a bachelor party in the cramped podcast studio. We'll also cover tech antiques found in Walmart and homemade Nintendo 64 Lego Transformers!

By August 16, 2013

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The 404 1,323: Where Walmart rolls back the tech (podcast)

It's Ariel's last day of freedom before getting married next week, so we're throwing him a proper farewell with a bachelor party in the cramped podcast studio. We'll also cover tech antiques found in Walmart and homemade Nintendo 64 Lego Transformers!

By August 16, 2013