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Solar-powered plane embarks on longest leg of round-the-world flight

The Solar Impulse 2, which is entirely powered by solar energy, is attempting to fly from Nagoya, Japan, to Hawaii. The flight will take approximately five days.

By June 29, 2015

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Sprint embarks on quest to fix its image, one house call at a time

The struggling carrier's Direct 2 You program, which brings a customer rep to a place of your choosing, now serves New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Denver.

By June 29, 2015

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Self-driving car to embark on cross-country trip

Autonomous-driving tech is being put to the test in what's billed as the longest U.S. coast-to-coast journey of a self-driving car. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how car equipment supplier Delphi plans to journey from San Francisco to New York, through states that currently don't allow autonomous driving.

By March 20, 2015

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Movie version of Borderlands game will take you back to Pandora

Get ready to dance along with Claptrap. Lionsgate is planning to make a movie based on Gearbox Software and Take Two Interactive's Borderlands video game series.

By August 28, 2015

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Finally, you can play Final Fantasy VII on your iPhone or iPad

Final Fantasy VII, widely regarded as one of the best role-playing video games of all time, can now be played on iOS devices. That's making many gamers happy.

By August 20, 2015

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White House embarks on climate change mapping project

The government makes maps and data sets from NASA, NOAA, the US Geological Survey, and more available to the public, so that new tools can be created to help communities plan for extreme weather.

By March 19, 2014

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Buckle up, Whovians. The Doctor gets timey-wimey in new 'Doctor Who' trailer

The BBC releases a new trailer for "Doctor Who" Season 9, and everyone's favorite Time Lord looks like he's going to have his work cut out for him if he's going to save the universe from destruction.

By August 12, 2015

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Jolla embarks on Sailfish 1.0 with an Android launcher -- and an Angry Birds cover

Jolla's Sailfish software reaches commercial readiness -- and you'll be able to try it out as a launcher on your Android phone.

By February 21, 2014

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Smithsonian museum wants your help to preserve Neil Armstrong's spacesuit

On the 46th anniversary of humanity's first steps on the moon, Kickstarter and the Smithsonian team up to save -- and display -- a vital piece of space history.

By July 20, 2015

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Inhaling and absorbing cocktails at 'Alcoholic Architecture' (Tomorrow Daily 209)

A design studio in London is launching a six-month installation featuring a cube filled with humidified liquor at the end of July. Even though you can only stay inside long enough to get a little tipsy, we can already hear your liver thanking you.

By July 15, 2015