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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 Jul. 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 Dec. 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 Jul. 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 Jul. 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 Jun. 9, 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 Jan. 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 Aug. 24, 2012

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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 Dec. 11, 2013

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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 Aug. 10, 2011

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Boeing flight-tests redesigned battery for 787 Dreamliner

Two-hour test is the first step in returning the aircraft to service after battery fire and heat issues forced the FAA to ground the fleet.

By Mar. 25, 2013