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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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Facebook reportedly the mystery mover behind 'Project Catapult'

The social network is the mysterious company behind a billion-dollar-plus data facility in Iowa, says a report. Apple had also been among the suspects named by data detectives.

By Apr. 20, 2013

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Rock on: Pebble watch gets catapulted to early backers

The watch works with iOS and Android and can push all kinds of information to the wrist, including social-networking updates, e-mails, and call information.

By Jan. 23, 2013

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Watch the X-47B make its first catapult take-off

The pilotless aircraft needs to prove that it's up to the rigors of the kind of slingshot launch that it can expect soon from an aircraft carrier.

By Dec. 1, 2012

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Samsung hopes Angry Birds Space will catapult Galaxy Note

A special demo of the game on the large-screened Samsung Galaxy Note will launch the oversize phone into orbit, if all goes according to Samsung's plan.

By Mar. 8, 2012

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How to catapult an idea to success

Siege Toys is one of many tiny start-ups using a pledge marketplace to raise funding and collect pre-orders.

By Apr. 6, 2011

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Groupon Basics promises savings via bulk shopping

Groupon users can save some cash online by scooping up large quantities of household and personal care products.

By May. 1, 2014

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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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Kickstarter of the week: Timber and Stone

Timber and Stone combines a voxel-based isometric world with real-time strategy gameplay.

By Oct. 16, 2012