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Pondering Microsoft's 'Everett Dirksen moment'

Call it Google envy, if you will. But Redmond is willing to spend what it takes to turn its online services--including Internet advertising--into a more powerful offering.

By July 18, 2008

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Could Pacific Rim's Jaegers exist in the real world?

Dave Everett has been building robots for over 40 years. We catch up and ask: is the technology of Pacific Rim even plausible?

By December 15, 2013

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Buy the Palmer house from David Lynch's 'Twin Peaks'

If you can get past all the weird things that happened there, you can own the infamous house for just $550,000.

By July 1, 2014

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Boeing shows off first fully painted 787-9 Dreamliner

The aviation giant sent out a photograph of the first 787-9 that had been fully painted. Decked out in Boeing's new livery, the plane will eventually go to Air New Zealand.

By July 26, 2013

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How a 4 million-year-old fist fight may have formed your face

Humankind's ancestors were boxing clever, according to new research suggesting the male face evolved to protect itself when fists began flying.

By June 9, 2014

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In Wichita, the 787 Dreamliner gets its head start

Every month, Spirit Aerosystems turns out ten Dreamliner forward sections, complete with electronics and other systems. CNET Road Trip 2014 checked out the production line.

By July 22, 2014

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Can the Seattle Seahawks' '12th Man' be a 747? Boeing says yes

To celebrate the Seahawks' appearance in this Sunday's Super Bowl, the aviation giant has painted one of its 747-8 freighters in the NFL team's livery.

By January 29, 2014

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Facebook campus gets the Guggenheim Museum treatment

Starchitect Frank Gehry, the designer of the museum's branch in Bilbao, Spain, is the man behind the social network's new headquarters expansion.

By August 24, 2012

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Twitpic founder says Heello to Twitter clone

Look-alike microblogging service launches a day after Twitter rolls out its own photo-sharing service. Could revenge be a factor?

By August 10, 2011

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Groupon's brilliant response to Amazon's drones: Catapults

Instead of frightening you with futuristic, intrusive flying machines, Groupon decides there's a better way to give you faster deliveries.

By December 11, 2013