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Robotic 'Falco' hunts down airport birds

European company invents flying replica of goshawk.

By March 4, 2008


AOL to lay off 700 employees

CEO Randy Falco cites deepening recession and desire to focus on core businesses as rationale for consolidation plan and 10 percent workforce reduction.

By January 28, 2009


AOL CEO addresses troops, but not Yahoo

In wake of rumors that Yahoo might partner or merge with the Time Warner unit, Chief Executive Randy Falco sends memo to employees. But he doesn't say much.

By April 10, 2008


Leonardo da Vinci would love this robo-bird

SmartBird by German-based Festo can fly, take off, and land autonomously. Good thing it doesn't like fouling statues.

By March 25, 2011


AOL replaces CEO with NBC exec

By November 15, 2006


Got birds? Put that shotgun down

The "BirdXPeller" makes them think there's a predator nearby.

By April 9, 2008


Remote-controlled 'iBird' takes wing

It supposedly simulates a bird's flight by using "realistic flapping wing movements."

By March 5, 2008


AOL to lay off 20 percent of workforce

AOL sends e-mail to U.S. employees saying on Tuesday it will begin cutting its worldwide workforce by 2,000.

By October 15, 2007


Robo-lawnmower goes hybrid

The "Automower Solar Hybrid" is a greener version of the Roomba of lawnmowers.

By March 6, 2008


Google exec named AOL chief

Time Warner has hired Google's Tim Armstrong to head up the ailing AOL unit, as the company tries to figure out what to do with the troubled online property.

By March 12, 2009