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President's broadband push pits FCC against states

President Obama gave the FCC his blessing this week to use its regulatory authority to pre-empt state laws prohibiting cities and towns from building broadband networks, but the agency will face opposition.

By January 17, 2015

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President Obama presses for high-speed Internet for rural Americans

The administration will offer loans and work to remove law that limit consumers' ability to choose fast, affordable broadband.

By January 13, 2015

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I am Groot, made with a chainsaw

Artist Griffon Ramsey carefully and skillfully carved a wooden sculpture of the lovable Groot from "Guardians of the Galaxy" out of Eastern Red Cedar. Sadly, this Groot doesn't dance.

By October 7, 2014

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Ark Nova: Blow-up concert hall inflates in Japan

Mobile building that accommodates up to 500 will tour various locations in Japan's disaster-struck Northeast, playing host to world-class performances.

By September 30, 2013

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PayPal tests mobile payments using your face for verification

A new trial in the U.K. lets people pay for items using the PayPal app, a mobile phone, and a photo to prove their identity.

By August 8, 2013

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Stan Lee cologne smells spicy, musky, superheroic

Comic book icon Stan Lee now has his own official signature cologne, so that you, too, can smell like a superhero-creator.

By June 11, 2013

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Giant NES controller table gets the steampunk treatment

Another NES controller coffee table has arrived on the scene -- this time with a distinctly steampunk flavor.

By May 9, 2013

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Street View hikes Endor-like Yakushima Island in Japan

The island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is home to towering cedars that are thousands of years old. Google has captured views of the forest in winter.

By April 4, 2013

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Light up your life with a giant Nikon lens lamp

This novelty fixture is a replica of Nikon's premium 14-24mm ultra-wide-angle lens. It comes with its own lens hood, too.

By February 14, 2013

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Bike parts get artists' imaginations in gear

When a bike components company challenges artists to create sculptures and collages from bicycle parts, expect the unexpected. Like deer skulls and one-person circus machines.

By November 28, 2012