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Groupon's brilliant response to Amazon's drones: Catapults

Instead of frightening you with futuristic, intrusive flying machines, Groupon decides there's a better way to give you faster deliveries.

By Dec. 11, 2013

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Could storm-chasing UAVs help predict tornadoes?

Gathering vital data from tornado-spawning storms, these aircraft could keep more people out of harm's way.

By May. 23, 2013

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America's first next-gen aircraft carrier takes high tech to sea

The USS Gerald R. Ford has been under construction for years. Today, the first-of-its-class carrier will be christened, ushering in an era of high-tech aircraft carriers.

By Nov. 9, 2013

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Snapchat snapshot: App counts 8M adult users in U.S.

It's not just kids. Adults use Snapchat -- and quite frequently at that.

By Jun. 25, 2013

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Epic Lego Helm's Deep crafted from 150,000 bricks

Two Lego builders dedicate themselves to the details in recreating "The Lord of the Rings" battle of Helm's Deep with thousands upon thousands of Lego pieces and Minifigs.

By May. 7, 2013

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Making the world's most cutting-edge aircraft carrier

Road Trip 2010: At Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding in Newport News, Va., the Navy's next-generation carrier is well under way. It will forever change the way such vessels are made.

By Jun. 28, 2010

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The best tablets for under $250

Budget tablets are a dime a dozen, so we rounded up the affordable slates worth catching your eye.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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Angry Birds Star Wars II

While the gameplay has barely evolved, this sequel is just as addictive as ever, and is still a great download for all ages.

By Sep. 24, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Sep. 24, 2013

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Lego Lord of the Rings sets astound in hands-on video

Check out our hands-on video of seven new-to-the-UK Lego Lord of the Rings sets, complete with Lego Gandalf.

By Jul. 5, 2012