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extinction

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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 Jan. 12, 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 Jun. 21, 2012

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Long songs slated for extinction?

Neil Young's latest album has two epics clocking in at 14 and 18 minutes respectively. But as the music industry moves back toward a single-dominated world of digital downloads, long songs might become a relic.

By Apr. 10, 2008

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Indecent Exposure 61: Ineffable extinction (podcast)

Double your podcast, double your fun: a loooong episode that includes random ramblings about the Canon EOS 7D and Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1, musings on manual (exposure), and encouraging an interest in infrared. Plus, we dig decay.

By Sep. 3, 2009

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The gradual extinction of enterprise software dinosaurs

Unless proprietary vendors can find ways to keep up with the pace and flexibility of open-source development, I suspect they will go the way of the once formidable dinosaurs.

By May. 14, 2008

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Game players stave off human extinction

Superstruct, a new massively multiplayer "forecasting" game from the Institute for the Future, pits players against five so-called superthreats.

By Oct. 28, 2008

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Single-8 film avoids extinction

Fuji relents after protests

By Jan. 16, 2007

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PDAs facing extinction

By Sep. 29, 2005