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dumpsters

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Dumpster-living professor out to make a point

Professor Dumpster is a combo of Bill Nye the Science Guy and Oscar the Grouch, and he wants to show us that living minimally can help save our cities. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives in.

By July 1, 2014

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In Austin, Prof. Dumpster lives the good life (pictures)

Jeff Wilson is living in a dumpster, hoping to show Americans how much energy and water they waste. CNET Road Trip 2014 stopped by to see how the Dumpster Project could lead to healthier cities.

20 Images By July 1, 2014

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Trashcam Project: Dumpsters shoot great photos

Creative garbage collectors in Germany turn dumpsters into giant pinhole cameras, and the resulting images can be stunning.

By April 20, 2012

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Ep. 1028: Where we go dumpster diving

Leaked from today's 404 episode: iPads in Easter Sunday services, cellphone spam and "smishing," Macs CAN get viruses after all, Google Maps under Microsoft Fire, and how to source free bagels, Twinkies, and Clif Bars.

By April 9, 2012

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The 404 1,028: Where we go Dumpster diving (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: iPads in Easter Sunday services, cellphone spam and "smishing," Macs can get viruses after all, Google Maps under Microsoft Fire, and how to source free bagels, Twinkies, and Clif Bars.

By April 9, 2012

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Solar panel powers clever dumpster's controls

Waste Management develops remotely monitored, compacting dumpster that relies on solar panel to reduce electricity use by 70 percent.

By June 6, 2011

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Path to pay $800,000 to settle privacy issues with FTC

The social-networking site also will establish a "comprehensive privacy program" and obtain independent privacy assessments every other year for the next 20 years.

By February 1, 2013

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How Square can help you sell more cupcakes

With its analytics tools, Square is making it possible for even the smallest merchants to understand patterns in their sales -- and to make decisions based on what they learn. For free.

By November 2, 2012

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Sixty-foot-high kaleidoscope yields striking video

TED touts its TEDxSummit with a unique video that shows dancers mingling in a specially built, ginormous kaleidoscope.

By April 27, 2012

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This week in Crave: The stargazing edition

This week, we looked skyward to see Discovery's last flight -- and constellations made using LEDs, fiber optics, nylon line, and giant slingshots. Also, we got a rare look inside DC Comics' N.Y. headquarters and took a ride on a superyacht fit for supervillains.

By April 21, 2012