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Watch daredevil app user pay bills and evade bulls

Torture testing has made the leap from pain inflicted on devices to perilous multitasking by their users. Don't try this at home -- or in Georgia, or Spain.

By Nov. 5, 2013


Run away from bulls on Zynga's latest 'With Friends' game

The social-gaming company releases "Running With Friends," a combination of its mobile franchise and the popular genre of running games. The title's set at the annual running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.

By May. 9, 2013


Zynga pulls pit bulls from Mafia Wars after complaint

It's a victory for PETA, which took issue with the fact that Zynga supports animal rights efforts and yet was using virtual pit bulls as attack dogs in the Mafia Wars game.

By May. 7, 2010


Running the open-source bulls with Openbravo

Open source allows a couple of Catalans in Pamplona to start a global company with tens of thousands of downloads every month. Try that with proprietary software.

By Oct. 26, 2007


Laser gunship hits $30 million bulls-eye

Aircraft maker Boeing says it has won a contract to bring the Advanced Tactical Laser aircraft, a smaller sibling of the Airborne Laser 747, closer to joining the Air Force arsenal.

By Oct. 17, 2008


Interview: Running with the clean-tech bulls

Ira Ehrenpreis heads up clean-tech investing at venture capital firm Technology Partners, which just raised a $300 million fund.

By Aug. 1, 2007


The droid baseball jersey you're looking for

The Durham Bulls baseball team shows off its love for droids with R2-D2 themed jerseys for the annual Star Wars Night on May 4.

By Mar. 28, 2014


Crave Ep. 145: Leave digital cookie crumbs all over with the GPS Cookie

The GPS Cookie records your movements for later use with Google Earth, we get the skinny on the large Google barge, and Lady Gaga is going to sing in outer space.

By Nov. 8, 2013


iPad Air fails torture test against soft dirt?

The screen on Apple's new tablet fails to survive what seems to be a pretty mellow drop, but that's only the beginning of this sadistic gauntlet of device deconstruction.

By Nov. 7, 2013


Black Friday: It's not just America

Black Friday offers now abound across the world. Everyone seems to be catching on to the joyous consumerist festivities around Thanksgiving.

By Nov. 29, 2013