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Systemax Ascent 64

The Systemax Ascent 64 is a strong budget performer that will ably serve both home and small business users, but a dollop more memory would go a long way.

April 8, 2004

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 8, 2004

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Vertu's latest 'Ascent' descends on stores

New luxury handset goes for about $6,628.

By October 2, 2007

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Babbage the teddy bear re-creates Baumgartner skydive

Tumbling from a hydrogen balloon at 24 miles up, a plush toy shows its own daredevil mettle.

By August 28, 2013

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Google Doodle lifts off for a parachute jump

It's the 216th anniversary of the landmark descent to Paris by a very brave Frenchman. Today's interactive doodle lets you get in on the action.

By October 22, 2013

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Google's Project Loon edges closer to reality

The high-flying Wi-Fi balloons have gone from a far-fetched idea to delivering Internet access to a rural school in Brazil and tapping into LTE technology.

By June 16, 2014

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Cute overload: Line messaging app hits 300 million users

Known for its cartoonish emoticons, Japan's Line is aiming for half a billion users in 2014.

By November 25, 2013

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Stratospheric bid grabs Apollo joystick at auction

Also sold: Buzz Aldrin's Apollo 11 glove and a backpack strap carried during both of Charles Conrad's Apollo 12 moonwalks.

By May 23, 2014

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All hail the phablet! Jumbo phones finally going mainstream

While there were only a handful of phablets at the Consumer Electronics Show, they're poised to have a more substantial presence in the market this year.

By January 9, 2014

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SpaceX still determining cause of Falcon 9 engine failure

SpaceX engineers are reviewing telemetry to figure out what caused a dramatic first stage engine failure Sunday night during an otherwise successful launch of a commercially developed cargo ship on the company's first operational flight to the International Space Station.

By October 8, 2012

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Facebook selects Criminal Case (not Candy Crush) as game of the year

Pretty Simple's Criminal Case is the Cinderella gaming story of the year, according to the social network.

By December 9, 2013