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History's first OMG directed at Winston Churchill?

Turns out the oft-used abbreviation has its origins in a British Naval dialogue.

By August 16, 2012

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Gigantic display can be seen 1,000 feet away

It would take 2,200 46-inch TVs to make up the size of Panasonic's "Big Board," which has just been switched on at Churchill Downs.

By April 28, 2014

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Google Maps charts the frozen home of the polar bear

Thanks to a Street View camera bolted to a specially designed "tundra buggy," Google Maps shows a bear's-eye view of Churchill, Manitoba, nestled within one of the world's largest polar bear populations.

By February 27, 2014

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Google Maps shows polar bears in their natural habitat (Video)

The Google Maps team collect 360-degree Street View imagery from Churchill, Manitoba, home of one of the world's largest polar bear populations. In a video provided by Google, you can see the specially designed Tundra Buggy as it comes across the bears.

February 27, 2014

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Ballmer praises Sinofsky, promises aggressive innovation

During a Churchill Club discussion, Microsoft's CEO offers observations on his former lieutenant and on Windows 8, as well as Apple and Google.

By November 14, 2012

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Ballmer makes first public statement about Sinofsky's exit

Microsoft's CEO talks to venture capitalist and LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman at an event sponsored by the Churchill Club in Santa Clara, Calif.

November 15, 2012

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Ballmer: how Windows can capture smartphone middle ground

The Microsoft CEO talks to venture capitalist and LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman about how Windows can win the middle ground in the smartphone wars, at a Q&A session sponsored by the Churchill Club in Santa Clara, Calif.

November 15, 2012

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Browser battle? They're more alike than different

Four top browser execs face off (sort of) at a Churchill Club event.

By January 16, 2009

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Silicon Valley VCs don't want Obama's money, think Google is passe

Twelve trends to invest by, if you've got the money, from a passel of tech-savvy types gathered at the Churchill Club.

By May 21, 2009

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Canadian man thwarts polar bear attack with cell phone

A 400-pound bear sinks its teeth into a Manitoba man but apparently gets scared off by a mobile phone's light.

By September 10, 2013