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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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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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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

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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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​Great people make great sites

Some of the most innovative sites are the result of a single person with a good idea and the drive to see it through (plus a little help from their friends).

By May 30, 2014

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This week in Crave: The toil and trouble edition

This week, we stopped selling our magic potions on eBay and started wondering if we might see a Windows Surface RT tablet for less than $200. Also, amazing photos taken with the iPhone.

By August 18, 2012

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Is Peter Frampton an audiophile?

Rock icon Peter Frampton invests a lot of time recording his music; he really wants you to hear how good it sounds.

By May 15, 2010

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NBA star turns to Twitter to sells his bulldog

The Oklahoma City Thunder's Kendrick Perkins isn't going to stoop to eBay. He's not going on Craigslist. No, he simply offers his pooch to his tweeps.

By June 19, 2013

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VCs' next big things: Big data, drugs, and education

Five of the most influential tech investors, including Peter Thiel and Reid Hoffman, highlight their top 10 trends for the next five years during a panel discussion.

By May 23, 2012

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Panasonic moves beyond TVs at CES to focus on businesses

After its recent exit from the high-end plasma TV market, Panasonic emphasizes how it will adapt its technology, including 4K camera and display expertise, for business customers.

By January 6, 2014