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Uber ruling could sound 'death knell' for taxis say angry cabbies

Representatives of the London taxi industry say authorities are "kowtowing to Uber's money" as the e-hailing app heads for a legal showdown in the UK.

By May 30, 2014

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Google Views' growth means death for longtime photo-sharing service

The little-known Panoramio service will eventually disappear as Google moves to a new Views option for sharing location-linked photos -- and adding imagery to Google Maps.

By September 16, 2014

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'Star Wars' Death Star clue in latest J.J. Abrams tweet?

"Star Wars: Episode VII" director J.J. Abrams tweets a photo about the Apple Watch, but fans are more interested in the background image, which looks a lot like the inside of the Death Star.

By September 10, 2014

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GM to launch cars that nag you to death?

A report suggests that Detroit is to install technology that monitors your distracted driving. At what point does the tech itself become too much of a distraction?

By September 2, 2014

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Mystery solved: The sailing stones of Death Valley

For the first time, humans have observed the movement of the mysterious sailing stones of Death Valley's Racetrack Playa -- and caught them on camera.

By August 27, 2014

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In wake of driver's death, Nascar posts tone-deaf tweet

Famed driver Tony Stewart appears to hit fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. on the track in a fatal collision. Nascar decides to emit (and then remove) a very insensitive tweet.

By August 11, 2014

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Firefighters testing new technology after Hot Shot deaths

Technology previously used by the military could give fire crews an edge as they battle wildfires. The Wave Relay system, which uses Android devices, enables two-way, real-time voice and video communications, even in remote areas. As CNET's Sumi Das reports, the Prescott, Ariz., fire department, which lost 19 Hot Shot firefighters last year, is testing the technology.

By August 7, 2014

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Prostitute accused in Google exec's death

Police arrested a high-priced call girl from Georgia, who allegedly overdosed the exec with heroin on a 50-foot yacht in Santa Cruz.

By July 9, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 009: Mood blankets, hoverbikes, Luigi death stares, and more

On today's Tomorrow Daily, we discuss mood-sensing blankets on planes, hoverbikes, the Wii U's future via Luigi's death stare, Space Quest, Android L, and your feedback on that space capsule.

By June 30, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 009: Mood blankets, hoverbikes, Luigi death stares, and more

Today we've got mood-sensing blankets, hoverbikes (no mood-sensing blanket required to guess how we feel), the Wii U's future, Space Quest, Android L, and your feedback on that space capsule.

By June 30, 2014