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'Wunderkind' Erica Enders in action at Bristol Dragway

Episode 4 of my week-long tribute to the lovely and talented ladies of racing we take a look at youth prodigy Erica Enders all grown up and facing off with Roger Brogdon during a qualifying run at Bristol Dragway.

By Jun. 18, 2009

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Aboard the ship that launched a thousand ocean liners

Road Trip 2011: In Bristol, England, the SS Great Britain is a reminder of a transformational age when, for the first time, sailing across oceans became an attractive thing for the rich to do. And those seeking their fortunes as well.

By Jul. 6, 2011

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Brit gets revenge on scammer by texting him all of Shakespeare

Bristolian Edd Joseph, having been bilked out of £80 on Gumtree, decided to enact revenge by DDoSing the conman's phone with thousands of texts.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Man, mad at Internet seller, texts him Shakespeare (all of it)

A UK graphic designer is so annoyed when he doesn't receive a PS3 he bought online that he becomes the croaking raven bellowing for revenge. (Look it up)

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Phone out of juice? Scientists want to recharge it with urine

It's a liquid gold rush! Scientists find yet another way to power our smartphones (and other devices) with pee.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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EE 4G lands in UK airports as two million customers sign up

EE more than doubled its 4G customers at the end of last year, and is reaching even more people including travellers at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Microsoft CIO Tony Scott leaves company for 'personal projects'

Scott managed the company's internal IT operations for the past five years.

By Jun. 2, 2013

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Star Wars auditions go online to cast new movies

The next generation of Jedi can now submit audition tapes online in their search for Star Wars stardom.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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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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At 2,000 miles, Road Trip 2010 hits the suburbs

You have to cross milestones somewhere, and for CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman, making it to 2,000 miles of driving on Road Trip 2010 happened on a side street in Southington, Conn.

By Jul. 15, 2010