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death-defying hobbies

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Yahoo says mobile isn't an internal 'hobby' anymore (Q&A)

CEO Marissa Mayer wants to turn the firm around by making it big in mobile. CNET talks to the man she chose to make that happen.

By June 8, 2014

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Death-defying circus of the sky

Acro paragliding pilot Gill Schneider has brought a spectacular circus into the clouds.

By April 23, 2013

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Death-defying wingsuit stunt at 250km/h

Base-jump and wingsuit athlete Alexander Polli has released a video of his latest stunt: leaping from a helicopter at a wall of rock.

By April 16, 2013

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Death-defying children's hobbies

A pogo stick can bounce you 7 feet in the air. Stunt prop or kids' toy? You be the judge.

By November 20, 2006

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EA founder: consoles will become a 'hobby market'

Consoles will be just for hardcore gamers in a few years, according to the founder of games publisher Electronic Arts.

By October 14, 2012

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Hydrophobic nanotech swim trunks defy water, stains

Soggy swimsuits may be history if these trunks get a Kickstart. Their nanotech secret sauce is supposed to never wash out.

By May 23, 2014

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Cook on Apple TV: The 'hobby' is selling well

With people itching to see an actual TV set from Apple, the company's CEO today took an opportunity to point out that sales are strong for its set-top box for TVs.

By January 24, 2012

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Uber defies Government warnings, launches ridesharing to public

Despite warnings, Uber has opened its ridesharing service to the public and gone on a marketing offensive offering free rides from Kings Cross.

By April 30, 2014

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A child's hobby? Average gamer is 37 years old

A new study from the Entertainment Software Association has unveiled some eye-opening facts about the gaming industry and the people who play games.

By June 7, 2011

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Google Chrome's shutdown glitch defies an easy fix

There are as many causes as there are potential solutions for the browser's failure to relaunch. It's simpler to click the error message's Restore option than to troubleshoot the glitch.

By February 18, 2014