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avalanche

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AVADirect Avalanche

Boutique PC house AVADirect is on a rebranding mission spearheaded by the Avalanche, an impressively souped up, completely water-cooled gaming PC.

By April 3, 2015

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Footage emerges of Nepal quake, Everest avalanche

Video of the devastation wrought by a major earthquake on Kathmandu and resulting avalanche at Mount Everest base camp have begun to trickle on to YouTube.

By April 27, 2015

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Google engineer dies in Everest avalanche after Nepal quake

Dan Fredinburg, an engineer in Google's Project X division, was among more than a dozen climbers killed in avalanche set off by Nepal's massive earthquake.

By April 26, 2015

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AVADirect introduces the Avalanche, a fully water-cooled gaming PC

Custom PC house AVADirect is offering a brand new, completely water-cooled gaming PC called the Avalanche. Jeff Bakalar checks out the high-end machine.

By April 3, 2015

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Tech to help you survive an avalanche

From air bags to mobile apps to the newest distress beacons, CNET's Sumi Das shows you the tech you should and shouldn't depend on if you decide to explore the backcountry.

By February 19, 2014

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Texas teacher fired for 'black segregation' Facebook post about McKinney video

Technically Incorrect: An elementary-school teacher goes on Facebook to declare "blacks are the problem." She is the second educator this week to be removed from her job for a Facebook posting.

By June 12, 2015

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In Mad Max, car combat reigns supreme

The melee fighting may feel familiar, but forcing your opponents into vehicular submission feels joyous in Avalanche Studio's upcoming Mad Max game.

By May 25, 2015

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Birth month may correlate to some diseases (bad news, October)

Columbia University scientists find correlations between certain birth months and the risk of contracting 55 diseases. Because birthdays aren't depressing enough on their own.

By June 8, 2015

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No, the planets are not going to cause an epic earthquake this week

Don't believe the hype, there's no planetary alignment capable of causing "the Big One," just a viral video devoid of any real facts.

By May 27, 2015

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Nepal quake survivors draw support from Apple, Google, Facebook and others

Some of the biggest technology companies offer ways to help the survivors of Saturday's earthquake.

By April 27, 2015