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Forget hybrid cars, hybrid airplanes are the next big thing

Researchers from Cambridge University have teamed up with Boeing to build and successfully test the world's first hybrid airplane engine.

By January 20, 2015

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Rare part for groundbreaking 1949 British computer found in US

An original piece of the EDSAC, a precursor to the first business computer, has been sent from Pennsylvania to the UK to take up residence at code-breaking site Bletchley Park.

By February 3, 2015

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Cambridge SoundWorks Oontz Curve Bluetooth speaker

Cambridge SoundWorks' Oontz Curve has some shortcomings and isn't head and shoulders above the rest of the tiny budget wireless Bluetooth speaker world, but you're not going to do too much better for $30.

By January 15, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 15, 2014
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Never-before-seen handwritten Turing manuscript up for auction

A 56-page notebook in which the computer scientist and mathematical genius worked on the foundations of computing will fall under the hammer in April.

By January 26, 2015

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Computers may know you better than your friends do

Computer models based on your Facebook likes can draw a better personality portrait of you than your friends and family can, says new research out of Stanford University.

By January 13, 2015

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Can this guy's parkour skills save him from the zombie onslaught?

In a video inspired by the upcoming zombie-filled video game Dying Light, a horde of undead chases a man from rooftop to rooftop.

By January 9, 2015

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Boston Uber driver charged with sexual assault

A Boston Uber driver who allegedly attacked a woman is charged with rape, kidnapping and two counts of assault and battery.

By December 18, 2014

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Cambridge Audio Minx Air 200 hands-on

The Minx Air 200 is a decent-sounding speaker with a great design and solid feature set, but that's not quite enough to justify the $600 price.

By June 5, 2013

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Cambridge Audio Minx Air 100: A pretty wireless speaker better seen than heard

It's a great-looking wireless speaker that supports Bluetooth, AirPlay, and Internet radio, but the Minx Air 100's sound quality is underwhelming, especially for its price.

By May 29, 2013

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3D-printed cremation urn replicates your loved one's head

A cremation supplies company now claims to be selling 3D-printed memorial urns in the shape of your loved one -- or celebrity hero.

By November 17, 2014