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Two gadgets enter the ring, but only one can leave the champion! Each week Brian Tong pits two compe

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Jeff Bezos IDs recovered Apollo 11 rocket

The Bezos Expeditions team pulled the remains of an F-1 rocket from the Atlantic earlier this year. They now say it's definitely the one that pushed the first humans toward the moon.

By July 19, 2013

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Bezos Expeditions recovers pieces of Apollo 11 rockets

Amazon honcho Jeff Bezos sent a crew into the Atlantic Ocean to haul up engines from the mission that landed the first humans on the moon. Here's what they brought back.

By March 20, 2013

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Tiny 'flashlight' sees inside heart and blood vessels

A tiny doughnut-shaped chip that attaches to the end of a catheter could improve the way doctors peek inside our circulatory systems.

By February 19, 2014

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Billion-dollar babies: Far-out pet projects of the tech elite

From Ellison to Musk to Bezos, technology's richest can't seem to stay away from wacky desires to live forever, colonize other planets, and recreate the plot line of "Deep Impact," minus the apocalypse.

By October 26, 2013

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Jeff Bezos' big bets: From Washington Post to candle holders

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' personal acquisition of The Washington Post on Monday represents his largest yet. Find out what else he's invested in.

By August 5, 2013

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Sony's pocket-rocket RX100 arrives down under

Sony's large-sensor compact camera finally arrives in Australia.

By July 10, 2012

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Amazon's Bezos to raise Apollo rockets from watery grave

Jeff Bezos says he's found the rockets that lifted Neil Armstrong and the Apollo 11 crew toward the moon and that he'll recover them from the seafloor.

By March 28, 2012

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Canada orbits suitcase-size camera to hunt asteroids

With its small telescope, the Near-Earth Object Surveillance Satellite is looking for space rocks that could devastate our planet.

By February 26, 2013

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Getting schooled with the Air Force's elite test pilots

Every year, 40 of Air Force's best come to the Mojave for 12 grueling months at the service's Test Pilot School. CNET Road Trip 2012 stopped in at Edwards AFB to see how it works.

By July 12, 2012

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Nikon insane 6mm f/2.8 fisheye lens costs £100,000

The world's "most extreme fisheye lens", a Nikkor 6mm f/2.8 lens, is now on sale in London for a (fish) eye-watering £100,000.

By April 25, 2012