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From Bordeaux to Warhol: Amazon goes high-brow

There's more to e-commerce than marked-down Kindles and superhero videos, and Amazon has the $200,000 artwork to prove it.

By November 26, 2013

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Lost Andy Warhol works recovered from Amiga floppy disks

Way back in 1985, famous pop artist Andy Warhol created a set of digital paintings using a Commodore Amiga computer. Those fascinating files have now been recovered.

By April 24, 2014

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French say 'non' to work email after 6 p.m.

A new labor agreement requires French workers not to respond to any work-related emails -- even if on their phones -- in the evening. Civilized?

By April 10, 2014

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Samsung co-CEO talks TVs and appliances with CNET (Q&A)

CNET sits down in Korea with Boo-keun Yoon, Samsung's consumer electronics chief, to talk about what it's doing with smart TVs and washing machines -- and why the hesitancy toward new display tech.

By December 9, 2013

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Amazon now a prime source for U.S. Cellular prepaids

A handful of U.S. Cellular's basic phones and Androids are now for sale on Amazon.

By November 26, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Gear inspired by handbags and gladrags

The design of the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch was inspired by fine tailoring and the "ethedral perfection of nature."

By September 6, 2013

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Dad's perfect gift for son: A 737 cockpit simulator in his bedroom

Laurent Aigon knew exactly what his kid wanted. So, despite not being a pilot himself -- nor an engineer -- he orders the parts online and begins to build.

By July 28, 2013

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Construction starts on solar-powered stadium

Building has begun on a completely solar-powered sports stadium, the Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux, slated to open in Bordeaux, France, in 2015.

By April 16, 2013

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Phone company to woman: You owe us $15 quadrillion

In a story that gives new meaning to the phrase "bill shock," a French carrier charges a customer a sum that would easily wipe out the European debt crisis.

By October 11, 2012

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Scientists explain marijuana short-term memory loss

Researchers shift their focus to brain cells said to play a key role in memory formation.

By March 2, 2012