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Google's Schmidt: 'I resigned from Apple board for the right reasons'

Google chairman and former CEO defends his controversial stint on the board of bitter rival Apple at an event Thursday in London.

By October 16, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 068: An Arduino tricorder, a potential Myst TV show, and RomoCart racing

Dr. Peter Jansen has been working on various tricorder prototypes for over 7 years, and now, he's showing off his newest prototype, the Arducorder. It's not quite ready to scan alien life forms or diagnose patients, but it's still pretty cool to see in action.

By October 14, 2014

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The worst bosses aren't like Darth Vader anymore

Buried in a survey about work software is the revelation that the boss who makes workers life a misery is more like Mr. Burns from 'The Simpsons.'

By August 19, 2014

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Netflix purges 79 movies, say goodbye to 'Taxi Driver'

The streaming service will pull dozens of titles from its streaming catalog on July 1, but it's also adding dozens of new titles.

By June 30, 2014

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Is Apple's Beats buy just a remix of HTC's earlier mistake?

(commentary) HTC also once had lofty ambitions for Beats, and that went awry.

By May 8, 2014

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Apple said to be in talks to buy Beats Electronics for $3.2B

Tentative deal between iPhone maker and Beats is reportedly in the works and could be one of Apple's biggest buys yet.

By May 8, 2014

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Best mobile games of January 2014

Looking for a new game to play on your mobile device? Here's our pick of the best released in January 2014.

By January 30, 2014

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James Bond had a drinking problem, researchers conclude

Agent 007's love of "shaken, not stirred" martinis may have been a result of alcohol-induced tremors, say the authors of a silly study examining Bond's health. They also estimate he'd die by 56.

By December 16, 2013

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Horror movie locations plotted out in Esri's interactive map

Just in time for Halloween, the mapping software company rolls out its "Geography of Horror" map that diagrams where more than 200 of the world's scariest movies took place.

By October 30, 2013

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Beats Electronics jettisons HTC for $265 million

As HTC's smartphone line sputtered -- and the Beats addition did little to spur sales -- it became clear that both companies needed out.

By September 27, 2013