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In Chrome, Google's Hangouts plugin goes extinct

Moving toward Web standards reduces the inconvenience and security problems of browser plugins. But the new Hangouts software still uses Google's own Native Client plugin.

By June 30, 2014

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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 April 12, 2013

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Scientists want to raise extinct species from the dead

We can rebuild them. We have the technology.

By March 25, 2013

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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 March 18, 2013

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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 September 21, 2012

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Google confronts extinction of more than 3,000 languages

Google-backed initiative the Endangered Languages Project aims to help preserve the many languages slated to become extinct within the next 100 years.

By June 21, 2012

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App of the Day: Extinction Squad

In Extinction Squad, you are working for muscle-bound explorer "Chuck" Darwin, travelling around the world to bounce falling endangered animals off a safety net into a truck.

By June 6, 2012

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Pleo robot dinosaur survives extinction

The trainable robots have gotten some updates, with an app on the way that lets you take care of your Pleo while you're out.

By January 12, 2012

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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 October 12, 2011

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Extinct audio format gets a museum

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

By February 11, 2011