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Watch Earth roll by live in HD, streamed from the ISS

Get your relaxing Internet fix by sitting back and watching the Blue Marble roll away in real-time under the orbit of the ISS.

By October 19, 2014

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16Lab smart ring concept keeps all of your devices within reach

If the prospect of trying to interact with a body's worth of wearable devices is daunting, check out this concept smart gesture ring from 16Lab.

By October 7, 2014

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Networking buying guide

Shopping for your home network? This buying guide will keep you connected with the best options.

By November 27, 2013

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Off-the-grid texting device GoTenna attracts antisurveillance crowd

A gadget for text messaging without cell service sees a spike in interest from the pro-privacy crypto and Bitcoin communities -- even though that wasn't its creators' intention.

By September 7, 2014

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Dual-purpose Japanese bra also grows rice

Just in time for planting season, underwear maker Triumph salutes hardworking farmers with its transforming "rice paddy bra," which turns into a small pot for rice seedlings.

By May 13, 2010

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PC gaming at E3 2014: Picking up where consoles falter

Hardware and software companies are pushing PC gaming as the only place to truly get next-gen visuals.

By June 4, 2014

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Physicist Hawking calculates something serious: World Cup odds

Stephen Hawking gets together with betting chain Paddy Power to offer his brain power in predicting likely winners.

By May 28, 2014

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Mozilla lights up preorders for Firefox OS-driven Flame

Firefox OS fans across the globe can now preorder Flame, the Web-based mobile operating system's first official reference phone.

By May 27, 2014

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Stove and oven buying guide

A comprehensive buying guide to make selecting that stove or oven a more pleasant and worry-free experience.

By September 12, 2013

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Emails give glimpse of Google's work with NSA on security

Freedom of Information Act request reveals notes between then-NSA head and Google bigwigs. But don't expect a smoking gun.

By May 6, 2014