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Rubik's Cube solved in less than a second...by a robot, of course

A talented machine lays claim to a new world record for solving a scrambled Rubik's Cube, and it's a wonder to behold.

By February 9, 2016

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Iron Boy saves Sydney! And he's only 9 years old

A boy with cystic fibrosis saves the day in Sydney, with help from Make-A-Wish, dressing up as a pint-size Iron Man and fighting Ultron's henchmen.

By February 10, 2016

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Porsche approves production version of the electric Mission E concept

The automaker believes it will arrive in showrooms around the end of the decade.

By December 4, 2015

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Once a drunk tweeter, Adele says her posts must now be approved

Technically Incorrect: The world-famous singer says that she can't risk offending her 24 million followers, so she has her tweets cleared by others before they go live.

By November 6, 2015

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TPP trade deal ready for final approval as digital rights groups sound warning

After five years of marathon talks, the Trans-Pacific Partnership has finally been agreed to. But as trade leaders take the hard sell back home, civil liberties advocates say the deal is bad news for digital rights.

By October 5, 2015

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Yahoo to go ahead with Alibaba spinoff without IRS approval

Internet giant plans to pursue spinoff of stake in the Chinese e-commerce giant, which is valued at more than $23 billion.

By September 28, 2015

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Expedia's $1.3B acquisition of rival Orbitz wins US approval

Antitrust officials close six-month investigation, finding no competitive harm coming from a merger of the two online travel-booking companies.

By September 16, 2015

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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AT&T agrees to stricter Net neutrality rules to get its DirecTV deal approved

The Federal Communications Commission is recommending that AT&T's $49 billion bid to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV be approved -- but not without conditions.

By July 21, 2015

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Apple may be close to opening stores in India

The Indian government is reportedly ready to push through Apple's application to set up retail shops in the country, one of the fastest-growing smartphone markets in the world.

By February 8, 2016