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Making and breaking codes at the NSA museum

Road Trip 2010: CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman stops in on the National Cryptologic Museum and sees a bit of the history of codes and codebreaking.

By Aug. 6, 2010

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Bloodhound SSC: Breaking the boundaries

Practical mechanics escapes many people. Others can happily maintain a bicycle, or build their own engine. But how many people can build a car capable of over 1,000mph? These people can.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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Sony, your phones keep on breaking my heart

This American can't resist the siren song of Xperia smartphones despite knowing better.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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Record-breaking DDoS attack in Europe hits 400Gbps

A distributed-denial-of-service attack peaked some 33 percent higher than last year's Spamhaus attack, the previous DDoS record-holder.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Potty-breaking youngsters love their social networks

Americans, who now own an average of four digital devices, are demonstrating a heightened appetite to eat up as much digital content as they can get their hands on.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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At Bletchley Park, breaking Enigma codes and winning WW II

Road Trip 2011: Code breakers led by Alan Turing were able to beat the Germans at their cipher games, and in the process shorten the war by as much as two years. At Bletchley Park, all the work took place in secret, where it stayed for decades.

By Jul. 4, 2011

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Is this a clue for code-breaking scavenger hunt Cicada 3301?

The next installment in a mysterious scavenger hunt that's baffled the Internet may have been posted online.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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BlackBerry rejected takeover offer as 'breaking up' the firm

The Canadian company opted not to sell off parts of it as it wouldn't be in the interests of its stakeholders.

By Nov. 9, 2013

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Bloodhound SSC: Breaking the sound barrier and on to 1,000mph -- on four wheels

The British team behind Bloodhound SSC, a project that might see a car travel faster than 1,000mph. XCAR finds out what goes into building a land speed record breaking car and what obstacles stand in the way of this technological feat.

Jan. 31, 2014

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Breaking news in the Twitter age

The events at the Boston Marathon have forever changed the way we look at breaking news on the Internet.

By Apr. 23, 2013