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European court: Skype's name too similar to Britain's Sky broadcasting

The judgment prevents Microsoft from trademarking the Skype name and logo in Europe.

By May 5, 2015

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Discovering a "Wikigalaxy" on Tomorrow Daily

A French computer science student just launched Wikigalaxy, a space-themed visualization of 100,000 Wikipedia articles you can explore at your leisure. Now you can actually tumble into a Wikipedia black hole online!

By December 16, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 101: A Wikigalaxy full of 'stars,' Britain's first sci-fi film restored and more

On today's show, we check out a website that visualizes 100,000 Wikipedia articles as a galaxy of "stars," a detailed restoration of Britain's first full-length science fiction film, and a do-it-yourself exoplanet detector made without high-powered telescopes.

By December 16, 2014

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Explore Britain's Tate museum after dark via robot

By taking remote control of telepresence robots, you'll be able to roam the deserted halls of one of the world's most famous museums.

By August 12, 2014

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UK's biggest tech retailer joins forces with Sprint to open 500 stores in US

A joint venture between Dixons Carphone and Sprint will expand the carrier's retail operation in the US.

By July 2, 2015

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Crazy Minecrafter built a pixel artwork from over 1.1 million blocks

This picture of video game characters Kerrigan, Deathwing and Diablo is made out of pixels, but not the kind you think: Each pixel is a Minecraft voxel.

By June 24, 2015

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UK govt revving up for driverless cars on Britain's roads

The government will conduct a review next year to help make Britain a prime destination for making and testing driverless cars.

By December 8, 2013

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The British are coming: The Harbeth Super HL5Plus speakers

The Harbeth Super HL5Plus is a throwback to the classic British monitors of the 1970s and 1980s, and that's a compliment!

By June 6, 2015

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Britain's Times dumps app for BlackBerry, cites lack of customer interest

Another blow for the former highflier as Britain's The Times newspaper says it's pulling its mobile app for BlackBerry.

By October 1, 2013

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Geek overboard: Crossing the Atlantic on an old-school ship

CNET's Amanda Kooser relives the long-ago days of luxury ocean liner travel aboard the modern Queen Victoria, where white gloves meet Wi-Fi.

By May 9, 2015