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Bid to cross Atlantic in flying rowboat fizzles, balloonist rescued

Ambitious stunt doesn't quite fly, as Canadian news chopper picks up North Carolina man who landed in Newfoundland.

By September 13, 2013

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Solar Impulse soars over Atlantic on last leg of historic flight

As the solar-powered plane nears the end of its coast-to-coast U.S. journey, pilot André Borschberg speaks with CNET about the view from 8,000 feet up.

By July 6, 2013

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How Virgin Atlantic's birthday e-mail stabbed me in the heart

Some companies are very fond of sending customers birthday e-mails. Virgin Atlantic, however, sent me one that called me a very sad name and questioned whether my parents had ever wanted me at all.

By February 19, 2012

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Atlantic Technology's illusory subwoofer makes real bass

It's pricey and cumbersome, but Atlantic Technology's PB-235 sound bar works near-magic by pumping deep bass without a subwoofer.

By December 7, 2012

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iPhone saves your Virgin Atlantic boarding pass in Passbook

Virgin Atlantic is the first UK airline to be added to Apple's Passbook app, which your boarding pass on your iPhone or iPod touch.

By December 3, 2012

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Breathalyser used to diagnose dolphin health

Researchers have developed a type of breathalyser that can diagnose dolphin health by measuring the metabolites in their breath.

By October 15, 2014

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Raspberry Pi to cross Atlantic in solar-powered dinghy

One of the super-cheap Linux systems is going on a journey worthy of a Hollywood movie, or at least a blog.

By June 30, 2012

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US spying scandal will 'break the Internet,' says Google's Schmidt

US government surveillance is destroying the digital economy, a roundtable of execs from Google, Microsoft, Facebook and other tech companies tell Sen. Ron Wyden.

By October 8, 2014

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10 years of XPrizes: Fixing the world one competition at a time

It was October 4, 2004 that Scaled Composites won the Ansari XPrize. 10 years later, what started as one man's quest to get to space has evolved into an international organization for global good.

By October 3, 2014

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Reddit anti-spam sweep snares The Atlantic, Business Week

Popular link-sharing site reportedly bans a half-dozen prominent Web sites for what it sees as spammy behavior.

By June 13, 2012