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Use Apple Pay, meet famous people, says new ad

Mastercard advertises its association with Apple Pay, releasing a new ad to coincide with the World Series.

By October 23, 2014

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Famous Ewok actor to appear in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

The actor known best as Wicket the Ewok in "Star Wars" receives a very important phone call about returning to a galaxy far, far away. Yub nub!

By October 17, 2014

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Bond may have a new Aston Martin but the DB5 can't be beat

For its 100th anniversary, Aston Martin produced 100 examples of the Centenary Edition Vanquish. A stunning vehicle by all accounts but XCAR believes the car that truly embodies the spirit of the British sportscar manufacturer is the legendary DB5. Possibly the most famous car of all and certainly one of the most beautiful.

By December 8, 2014

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What's really in a McDonald's Chicken McNugget? Former Mythbuster finds out

Pink slime? Poultry beaks and feet? Former "MythBusters" host Grant Imahara visits Tyson food-processing plant to investigate what McDonald's Chicken McNuggets are actually made from.

By December 9, 2014

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Famous VC: I meant what I said. Criticizing the rich is like Nazism

Tom Perkins, partner emeritus of Kleiner Perkins, says in an e-mail to Bloomberg that he really meant what some feared he'd said to the Wall Street Journal -- that criticizing the rich is akin to Nazism.

By January 26, 2014

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On Connu, famous authors help you find new writers

Web and iOS app Connu curates short stories from up-and-coming authors, with recommendations from some of today's best-selling writers.

By January 17, 2014

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First Simpsons Lego picture leaks with world-famous couch

The first family of Springfield are immortalised in brick form in leaked photos of a new line of Lego inspired by The Simpsons.

By January 6, 2014

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George Clooney: Famous people shouldn't be on Twitter

In a swipe at famous tweeters such as Ashton Kutcher, the erudite actor suggests that it's better for the famous to be elusive like Bill Murray.

By November 11, 2013

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Famous masterpieces get 'upgraded' with modern tech

A project called "Art x Smart" is injecting famous works of art with a dose of 21st-century technology.

By November 5, 2013

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Ancient parchment's secrets revealed through DNA

A history of agriculture is locked away in centuries worth of documents from the British Isles -- if you know how to find it.

By December 9, 2014