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Texting woman falls into canal: The movie

A few days ago, a woman texting her lover fell into a canal in Birmingham, England. Now a CCTV video emerges to prove that it was funny. (Or scary, depending on your heart.)

By Jan. 24, 2013

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Texting newscaster falls into freezing canal

A British radio newscaster is so mesmerized by her cell phone that she topples into a canal, even as a bystander shouts to her to stop.

By Jan. 20, 2013

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Avoiding the IT 'root canal'

Open source offers a great way to spend responsibly through the downturn. We must continually to spend intelligently, if we're to avoid major, preventable costs down the road.

By Mar. 4, 2009

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Google hopes to turn the river into a canal

Searching real-time services like Twitter at the moment is like standing in front of a firehose on a hot day: you'll get cooled off, but you'll get knocked over. Google wants to change that.

By Dec. 7, 2009

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UK's canals and rivers come to Google Street View

The UK's waterways are being mapped by Google, so you can take a stroll down them without getting wet.

By Aug. 17, 2013

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Giant 3D printer starts spitting out a house

Forget machine parts and iPhone cases, the Dutch are thinking much bigger by using a 20-foot-tall 3D printer to create whole rooms that can be assembled into unique, customized houses.

By Mar. 14, 2014

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Everything you know about earbuds is wrong

Earbuds and in-ear headphones: what exactly is the difference? The Audiophiliac breaks it down.

By Dec. 24, 2013

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100-foot-tall horse head sculptures unveiled in Scotland

Towering over the Forth and Clyde canal, The Kelpies are a tribute to Scotland's horse-powered history.

By Nov. 28, 2013

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Want to text and walk? New cell phone says no

Japanese cell phone provider DoCoMo offers Android phones with a "safety mode" that locks the device if you try to use it when walking.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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European antitrust case targets US movie studio contracts

The European Commission has opened an antitrust investigation involving contracts that give broadcasters exclusive territorial rights to show video content.

By Jan. 13, 2014