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NASA gets fancy digital countdown display, retires Apollo clock

NASA's new countdown clock for space missions is a lot like a football stadium display and way more advanced than the old analog one it's replacing.

By December 2, 2014

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Windows XP starts countdown to end-of-support on April 8

Beginning Saturday, Microsoft will start pop-up notifications to remind users that as of April 8 it will cease providing any kind of patches or fixes to Windows XP.

By March 3, 2014

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Apple rings up big holiday sales thanks to larger-screen iPhone 6

The company's revenue surged past Wall Street expectations. Now the countdown begins for the Apple Watch, shipping in April.

By January 27, 2015

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Read this James Patterson book in 24 hours, or it will self-destruct

Choose between $300,000 for a self-destructing physical copy of "Private Vegas," or try your luck at getting a self-destructing digital version with a 24-hour countdown timer.

By January 21, 2015

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Pirate Bay back up after December police raid

The torrent site, used to download television shows, movies, games and other files, was shut down for seven weeks.

By January 31, 2015

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Create a time-lapse video with HTC's Re Camera

After only a few minutes of setup time, you can start making fun time-lapse videos with the Re Camera.

By January 15, 2015

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Tikker watch displays constant countdown to your death

The Tikker wristwatch on Kickstarter aims to be a constant reminder of how much time you have left in life.

By October 8, 2013

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Microsoft holiday promo slashes prices on Xbox games

The sale prices offer hefty holiday discounts on popular games, but you have to be an Xbox Live Gold member to take advantage of them.

By December 16, 2014

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Londoners filmed enjoying impromptu Underground singalong

A spontaneous -- and intensely un-British -- London Underground chorus of 1988 Erasure hit "A Little Respect" has hit YouTube. Watch the video here.

By December 16, 2014

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Should you ever pay more for a toaster?

Premium toasters can cost anywhere from $100 to $500. Are they simply expensive to appeal to the high-end market, or do they actually offer more bang for your buck?

By December 15, 2014