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elevator

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Get the new Google Maps with voice commands, cyclist elevation info

​Want to skip waiting for Google to push the latest Maps update to your device? Here's how you can get the update right now (and why you'd want to).

By July 18, 2014

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Lumosity vs. Elevate: Battle of the brain-training apps

Apps that claim to exercise your brain are all the rage, but which is best?

By July 8, 2014

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Get elevation info for bike routes in Google Maps

Google Maps finally answers a common bike route question: How hilly is it?

By May 21, 2014

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Level up with Weber Elevations Tiered Cooking System

The Weber Elevations Tiered Cooking System grill rack and skewer set offers an easy way to maximize grill space. The cooking rack allows for skewers to be raised above the grill grate.

By March 10, 2014

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India's first 'school in the cloud' aims to elevate kids

2013 TED Prize winner Sugata Mitra's School in the Cloud opens in New Delhi, letting kids teach themselves, and possibly ushering in "the end of schooling as we know it."

By February 4, 2014

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New 'Diamond nanothreads' may make space elevator a reality

Scientists produce ultra-thin threads of carbon atoms they say should be stronger and stiffer than any existing man-made material. Space elevators, here we come.

By September 26, 2014

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YouTube video elevates toothpick sculpture to high art

"Rolling Through the Bay," a sculpture made of more than 100,000 toothpicks and glue, depicts the San Francisco Bay area. CNET speaks with artist Scott Weaver.

By October 14, 2013

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Crave giveaway: Elev-8 Quadcopter Kit from Parallax

Talk about a high-flying prize. This week, we're giving away a $599 kit for building your very own quadcopter.

By September 27, 2013

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Japanese company plans space elevator by 2050

Japan's giant construction company, Obayashi Corporation, has announced that it plans to build an elevator into space by the year 2050.

By September 23, 2014

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Water found on Neptune-sized planet 124 light-years from Earth

The discovery of water vapor in the atmosphere of the planet opens up more understanding about planet formation and the possibility of life outside our solar system.

By September 24, 2014