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NASA finds 'Mighty Mouse' pulsar brighter than 10 million suns

The discovery of a new unusually bright dead star leads astronomers to question assumptions about a type of cosmic radiation -- and pulsars themselves.

By October 8, 2014

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10 years of XPrizes: Fixing the world one competition at a time

It was October 4, 2004 that Scaled Composites won the Ansari XPrize. 10 years later, what started as one man's quest to get to space has evolved into an international organization for global good.

By October 3, 2014

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Bitcoin ATM yanked after brief debut

One of America's first Bitcoin teller machines popped up in New Mexico earlier this year. When Crave's Eric Mack stopped by to make a deposit recently, it was already gone.

By April 2, 2014

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I bought $20 worth of bitcoin at an ATM in Albuquerque

One of the nation's first bitcoin ATMs debuts in New Mexico, and Crave writer Amanda Kooser swings by to make a transaction.

By February 19, 2014

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Pilot claims he saw UFO about to hit plane, so he ducked

The pilot of an Airbus A320 in the skies around Heathrow Airport is suddenly startled by what he calls a cigar-shaped object flying toward his plane. He takes evasive action. Of a sort.

By January 6, 2014

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Twitter redesign: Close but no cigar

Too bad Steve Jobs never got his hands on a microblogging site whose design has long been serviceable but crappy.

By December 8, 2011

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What we know about Apple's Touch ID (FAQ)

Apple's iPhone 5S comes with a front-facing biometric reader, the fingerprint sensor Touch ID. Could this be the beginning of the end for the password? Here's what we know so far.

By September 10, 2013

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Rush Limbaugh: Apple is Republicans, Google is Democrats

In a scholarly analysis of tech blogging, the great Republican commentator offers that 9 out of 10 blogs hate Apple. Because Apple is like the Republican Party. Oddly, though, Limbaugh last year was himself mad at Apple.

By August 4, 2013

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Android 4.3 spotted on HTC One

Android 4.3 is heading our way fast, and it's been spotted on an HTC One.

By July 8, 2013

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Google's Father's Day doodle celebrates dads' multiple roles

To celebrate Father's Day, Google's doodlers offer an interactive glimpse of all the things dads have been and are.

By June 16, 2013