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Netbook to go extinct by 2015, says iSuppli

Netbooks were just a transition device to the post-PC era. In retrospect, Apple's iPad was the meteor that forced Netbooks into extinction.

By Apr. 12, 2013


Scientists briefly revive extinct frog from dead cells

Australian scientists break new ground in embryonic cloning by bringing back a dead frog species using eggs from a distant cousin.

By Mar. 18, 2013


Flashback malware for OS X appears to be going extinct

One of the largest malware attacks in OS X history has fallen into obscurity.

By Sep. 21, 2012


Could wireless voice service go extinct?

A new T-Mobile plan suggests carriers may be looking at more data-centric plans that include few to no voice minutes.

By Oct. 12, 2011


Extinct audio format gets a museum

The 8-track cartridge will be honored with its own museum in Dallas on Monday.

By Feb. 11, 2011


Scientist says he can clone long-extinct mammoth

A Japanese scientist says he has a "reasonable chance" of successfully cloning the long-extinct woolly mammoth within just a few years, according to a report.

By Jan. 16, 2011


Loaded: Dinosaurs are not extinct

Facebook gives you your vanity (site), Google gets into your Outlook, and Pleo is back from extinction.

By Jun. 10, 2009


Preserved woolly-mammoth autopsy shows cloning is a real possibility

A female woolly mammoth unearthed in Siberia has undergone necropsy, and scientists believe they will be able to extract high-quality DNA.

By Mar. 19, 2014