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Outfitting Porsches for Arabian kings, American ostrich farmers

Road Trip 2011: For 25 years, Porsche has offered its customers a high degree of customization for their new cars. Buyers can choose from any number of unusual interior-leather color combinations, and can even have their ranch's brand embossed on the seats. For a price, of course.

By Jul. 31, 2011

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Cows' lady parts text farmers when it's time for a booty call

A female cow's privates aren't so private anymore with Anemon, a system that senses when she is in heat and texts an alert to the farmer.

By Oct. 2, 2012

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WeatherBill insures farmers from extreme weather

Using cloud-based data analytics, WeatherBill seeks to reduce risks for farmers, as investor interest grows in agriculture and in technologies to adapt to climate change.

By Mar. 2, 2011

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Coffee turns students into accidental farmers (photos)

At BTTR Ventures in Emeryville, Calif., a business school idea of reusing garbage has quickly turned into an innovative mushroom business.

11 Images By Nov. 1, 2010

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Rural broadband prices capped, Web-savvy farmers rejoice

Ofcom is forcing BT to cap its wholesale broadband prices in rural parts, hopefully resulting in individual ISPs charging more competitive rates for country customers.

By Jul. 20, 2011

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Daily Debrief: Corn farmers vs. Google

CNET News.com's Charlie Cooper and Declan McCullagh discuss corn farmers who are taking their anti-Google fight to Washington.

By Jun. 12, 2008

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Corn farmers take anti-Google fight to Washington

A secretive lobby group with ties to cable operators may be behind an anti-Google letter to Congress signed by the American Corn Growers Association and others.

By Jun. 11, 2008

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Nokia 3720 Classic: Rugged phone for farmers, ladies and farmer-ladies

Nokia announced the 3720 Classic, a ruggedised phone that promises to stand up to the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune -- like being run over by a combine harvester

By Jul. 13, 2009

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Bonaverde goes from farmer to coffee cup with a press of a button

Bonaverde has developed an all-in-one coffee machine that roasts, grinds and brews. The company sees a future where consumers are directly connected with coffee farmers.

By Nov. 12, 2013