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croissant

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Dronestagram captures war on Instagram

Far from the usual fare of sepia-washed croissant photos and arty street shots, writer James Bridle is using the photo-sharing social network to highlight US drone strikes in the Middle East.

By November 12, 2012

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This is what happens when a jet engine explodes during takeoff

Monday, an Airbus 330 is taking happy people off to the Dominican Republic from Manchester, England, when its right-hand engine starts spouting flames.

By June 25, 2013

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Physicists rejoice! Will Smith is one of you

In a peculiar interview, Will Smith and his son Jaden discuss pattern theory, mathematics, and man's lack of sophistication in the latter to promote their new movie "After Earth."

By May 30, 2013

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Toaster from an alternate timeline?

Kalorik Aztec Toaster packs familiar controls into a distinctive design.

By January 8, 2009

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How do you spell toast? B-i-n-g-o!

French toaster utilizes a rotating basket to evenly toast odd-sized breads.

By August 1, 2008

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Could these be Apple's ads apologizing to Samsung?

A judge in the UK tells Apple to run ads saying that Samsung didn't copy the iPad. The text of the ads might be up to Apple. Here are some versions.

By July 22, 2012

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First Black Friday desperadoes in line at Best Buy

A family in Florida is already in line to enjoy Black Friday deals at Best Buy. Their motivation, however, is not the deals. It's to be first, for once in their lives.

By November 19, 2010

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Has Starbucks had enough of laptop loungers?

A report suggests that some Starbucks in New York are covering up outlets so that people can't sit there all day on their laptops.

By August 3, 2011

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My (fake) interview with Michael Cote of RedMonk

It would be great if I could just write fiction all day long and not bother with having a real job or writing a blog.

By April 2, 2008

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PayByTouch: Pitched at breakfast

By February 7, 2006