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Naming babies after Darth Vader is more common than you realize

Did Anakin Skywalker have to go to the dark side? Some parents seem to think they can raise happier kids with the same name.

By August 24, 2015

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What do Edward Snowden and Elton John have in common? Crustaceans

A newly discovered crayfish gets named after the NSA leaker and an amphipod after the singer of "Crocodile Rock." Now whose name are we going to use when we find a new species of crocodile?

By August 26, 2015

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Bezos says Amazon's drones will be as common as mail trucks

Technically Incorrect: Amazon's CEO says he doesn't measure drone delivery's arrival in months. He does say, though, that he expects the service to be ubiquitous.

By August 16, 2015

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7 common iOS problems and how to fix them (pictures)

A guide for troubleshooting some of the most common and frustrating error messages seen on your iPhone or iPad.

8 Images By July 2, 2015

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Camera-accessory maker Spider Holster rethinks the common hand strap

The SpiderPro Hand Strap fixes several design problems to give you a more secure grip and a better fit.

By May 1, 2015

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Buster + Punch classes up the common light bulb (pictures)

The drool-worthy Buster Bulb from Buster + Punch might be the slickest-looking light bulb we've ever laid eyes upon.

12 Images By April 6, 2015

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Creative Commons logo acquired for MoMA exhibition

"This is for Everyone" showcases how the internet has grown into a place of sharing, learning and discovering.

By March 9, 2015

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Nadella speeches get Common touch in Microsoft's Super Bowl ads

Technically Incorrect: Two Microsoft ads running during the Super Bowl offer warm feelings and an original voiceover from a famous rapper, voicing the speeches of Microsoft's CEO.

By February 1, 2015

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Flickr ends sale of prints uploaded under Creative Commons

The photo-sharing site apologizes for offering professional quality reprints of images uploaded for free use.

By December 18, 2014

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DIY McFly: Make a working hoverboard from common yard gear

A working hoverboard inspired by "Back to the Future: Part II" uses leaf blowers to glide over the ground. And you can build your own.

By December 11, 2014