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B-52 crews pull shades on nukes

USAF engineers design thermal curtain to protect aircrews from blinding nuclear explosions. The curtains resemble common windshield sunshades used in passenger cars.

By December 17, 2008

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The B-52s, 'Hot Corner': Free MP3 of the Day

The group's long-awaited new LP "Funplex" is electric, irreverent, and clever. Download a free MP3 of "Hot Corner" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By March 21, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 903: Moons over my HAM radio

While we inadvertently promote a chain restaurant's free luncheon, we also talk a lot about space. Which annoys Brian Cooley to no end. We talk about Google Mars, and contacting the ISS and the NASA-sponsored Singularity university.

By February 3, 2009

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The tech that makes the Super Bowl super

Before the Steelers and Cardinals battle it out in the big game on Sunday, the NFL, NBC, and other companies deploy all kinds of technology few will ever know about or see.

By January 30, 2009

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How to be the most hated person on the Internet: Five role models

It's easy to be disliked and ignored, but it's quite another to be hated and obsessed over.

By January 26, 2009

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PC sales slump to bite even Microsoft

The software maker is expected to cut financial outlook, jobs when it reports earnings after the markets close on Thursday.

By January 22, 2009

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Vizio's 32-inch 1080p performs well, but not because it's 1080p

The Vizio VO32LF is a 32-inch LCD that turned in a solid performance in our tests, mainly due to color accuracy, not native resolution.

By January 21, 2009

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Sundance screens eco-films, movie tech

roundup This year, the renowned film festival is showcasing the environment, as well as artists who use technology to tell stories in new ways.

By January 21, 2009

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Photos: Obama inauguration viewed from space

The satellite that will supply Google with high-resolution imagery caught a glimpse of Obama's inauguration from 423 miles up.

By January 20, 2009

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Live updates on Inauguration Day via the social Web

From live streaming to Twitter aggregation, here's what the social Web is doing to make coverage of Barack Obama's inauguration all the more interesting--or just noisy. Updated live!

By January 20, 2009