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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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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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A tour of the Petronas Towers of Kuala Lumpur

What's it like standing 1,230 feet above Malaysia? Here's a tour of the Petronas Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur.

By March 13, 2014

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What the tech business hasn't yet grasped about human nature

Genevieve Bell, Intel's in-house anthropologist, sees constants in our behavior that could mean big bucks for businesses that find a way to capitalize on them.

By February 25, 2014

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Inside G Flex: LG's long, winding road to setting the curve

CNET takes you through the five-plus-year process of developing the phone and explains why it's critical to LG's success.

By January 31, 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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Game of Thrones game coming from Walking Dead developer

Play the Game of Thrones in a new series from the makers of The Walking Dead game.

By December 9, 2013

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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

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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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MAVEN blasts off to Mars on $671 million mission

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution -- MAVEN -- spacecraft starts a 10-month voyage to the Red Planet to study how the martian atmosphere has changed over time.

By November 18, 2013