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crocodiles

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Accused felon wins modeling contract after mugshot goes viral

A handsome man's mugshot goes viral, many fall in love, and now he's offered $30,000 for more shots.

By July 2, 2014

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Heads up! Crocs like to go climbing

Scientists get a closer look at tree-scaling crocodiles and alligators, and why they seek higher ground.

By February 12, 2014

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Smartphone biz gets a taste of identity politics, courtesy of JLo

Viva Movil will need more than an entertainment superstar to become the smartphone shopping destination of choice for Latinos.

By May 23, 2013

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PETA: People for the ethical treatment of aliens?

PETA's most recent parody campaign has set its sights on StarCraft: Heart of the Swarm.

By March 12, 2013

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What the E*Trade baby will be doing during the Super Bowl

Online financial services company E*Trade is another that has released its Super Bowl ad early. Yes, of course it features the tot.

By February 3, 2013

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Sony's crocodile skin Vaio has teeth

Sony Japan has updated its Vaio C laptop line with crocodile skin versions in several cool colors.

By April 8, 2009

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Buzz Out Loud 919: Magnets on crocodiles

So, in Florida they're taping magnets to crocodiles heads in order to keep them from moving back to suburbia. It's also last call for Vista with SP2 released to developers. And we talk about good sex and how it shouldn't be filtered in Australia.

By February 26, 2009

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Becker's Crocodile: A GPS device for manly men

Rugged mobile navigation system has a turn-by-turn view optimized for motorcycles traversing Europe, a spelling helper, and a tough-looking reptile skin.

By September 2, 2008

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Gator power: Alligator fat pitched as biodiesel

Millions of pounds of fat from alligators, which are not threatened, is thrown away every year but the fat is more suitable than other animal fats for biodiesel, a study finds.

By August 18, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1375: Happy Holidays, rights-holders! Thanks for ruining everything! (podcast)

On today's show, our cogent analysis of the FCC's Net neutrality regulation adoption (actually, I mean that), with surprisingly little argument. Also, the PlayStation phone and the Nintendo 3DS are planning to spoil our CES parade by announcing their cool gadgets after the big show. And Apple proves that it is Wiki-weak. Plus, our holiday thank you cards go out to those Scrooge-like rights-holders who keep shows off Google TV, Hulu Plus and Netflix off cable-supplied TiVo DVRs, and Google Maps off our Verizon phones. Seriously. Thanks for that. Xoxo. --Molly

By December 21, 2010