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F-bombs away! Twitter map tracks curses in real time

A new interactive site displays where, and how often, people around the world use the F-word on Twitter. Looks like New York is really effed up.

By Nov. 9, 2013

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Microsoft bombs another security test

AV-Test.org's latest security-suite efficacy test fails Microsoft Security Essentials -- for the second time in a row. This time, though, it's not alone.

By Jan. 16, 2013

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DARPA's robot changes tire, aspires to defuse bombs

New video shows a two-handed robot changing a tire by itself. The research could pave the way for a new generation of robotic peacekeepers capable of taking on tasks too dangerous for humans.

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Bombs away! 6 smartphone trends that crashed and burned (pictures)

Companies that followed these ill-fated trends get credit for trying, but not much else.

7 Images By Oct. 9, 2013

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Crave Ep. 103: Dropping burrito bombs on America

This week on Crave, we check out a Burrito Bomber that drops burritos into geo-tagged locations. Also, your next chauffeur could have four legs and bark.

By Dec. 14, 2012

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Dropping Burrito Bombs on America Ep. 103

This week on Crave, we check out a Burrito Bomber that bombs burritos into geo-tagged locations. Also, your next chauffeur could have four legs and bark.

By Dec. 14, 2012

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Police Twitter effort bombs out

Police in England refuse to comment on whether a man who has held up a bank has a bomb. However, their updates on Twitter use the hashtag #Watfordbomb.

By Jun. 3, 2011

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'Graphene foam' sensor sniffs out bombs

This porous material is far more sensitive than the current sensors used by bomb squads to identify gases from nitrogen-based explosives. It also detects leaks of dangerous industrial gases.

By Nov. 28, 2011

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DIY 'e-bombs' a threat to airliners

Terrorists could build electromagnetic pulse weapons with cut-rate equipment available online.

By Apr. 3, 2009

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In Utah desert, Air Force lets the bombs fly

At the massive Utah Test & Training Range, the Air Force 'trains warriors and tests weapons,' running more than 15,000 sorties a year to ensure that bomber pilots are properly trained, and that weapons work the way they should.

By Jul. 6, 2009