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beluga

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The beluga whale that talked like a human

A captive beluga whale is believed to have made sounds that mimic human speech.

By October 22, 2012

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Facebook to shelve Beluga messenger in December

Facebook today announced plans to kill off its Beluga messaging service, which it acquired earlier this year. Users have two weeks to get their data off the site, with it going offline in December.

By October 28, 2011

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Ep. 1487: What, you don't Beluga?

Carriers are freaking out because they might not be able to keep charging you exorbitant rates to send tiny little data bits over the same network all the other data goes over--i.e., texting is dead. Hurry up and die, testing. Also, how Windows Phone 7 might catch up to iPhone by 2015 (we're skeptical) and why not to tag yourself in 250 pictures of you and your ex girlfriend. We'd have thought the answer was obvious.

By June 10, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1487: What, you don't Beluga? (Podcast)

Carriers are freaking out because they might not be able to keep charging you exorbitant rates to send tiny little data bits over the same network all the other data goes over--i.e., texting is dead. Hurry up and die, texting. Also, how Windows Phone 7 might catch up to iPhone by 2015 (we're skeptical) and why not to tag yourself in 250 pictures of you and your ex girlfriend. We'd have thought the answer was obvious.

By June 10, 2011

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Messaging app Kik, now at 30M users, adds slick way to share

A popular messaging app tries to up the competition by adding a way to share videos, drawings you create, and more.

By November 29, 2012

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First Privacy Bill of Rights meeting: Mobile apps targeted

A meeting on mobile applications and data privacy will be held July 12 to start enforcement of President Obama's digital Privacy Bill of Rights.

By June 15, 2012

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Cargo ship with metal sails would save 30 percent fuel

This hybrid freighter out of the University of Tokyo would have 164-foot retractable sails made of aluminum and plastic.

By April 25, 2012

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Airbus starts up assembly line for new A350

The first test aircraft of Airbus' answer to the Boeing 787 began construction in France.

By April 5, 2012

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Privacy suit filed against Path, Twitter, Apple, Facebook, others

Address book issue with mobile apps prompts privacy lawsuit against app makers.

By March 16, 2012

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CNET conversations with hot startups of SXSW 2012

Video recognition, better gift-giving for everyone you know, a whole new Nasdaq, and more. At SXSW 2012, CNET discovers some hot new startups with some big ideas.

By March 13, 2012