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Ford GT40, Ford GT70 and Ford GT: Fifty years of a legendary name

We all know about the Ford GT40 -- it's a legend in its own lifetime -- but why did it come to be? And what about its successors, the GT70 and GT? We took a look at the cars that ensured Ford was up there with the very best.

October 14, 2013

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Fifty-foot electromechanical snake prowls CES (pictures)

It might come as a surprise, but is a 50-foot electromechanical snake -- the Titanoboa -- really out of place? CNET doesn't think so.

9 Images By January 7, 2013

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Fifty Shades of Grey beats Harry Potter thanks to Kindle

Fifty Shades of Grey scribe EL James is the bestselling author of all time on Amazon UK, beating Harry Potter writer JK Rowling.

By August 1, 2012

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Fifty-two percent expect to work on vacation, survey says

The ease with which gadgets allow bosses to corral employees on the beach and even in the sauna means that the majority of people now expect to have to work on vacation.

By July 11, 2012

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Fifty years on, Glenn's flight remains a giant leap

John Glenn, the enduring face of America's early space program, blasted off and into history 50 years ago today, kicking off NASA's bid to catch up with the Russians in the Cold War space race.

By February 20, 2012

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Fifty years later, IBM's inventors celebrate the 'Stretch'

Judged a failure at the time, Big Blue's 7030 supercomputer left a rich, albeit indirect legacy for the rest of the computer industry.

By September 12, 2008

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Sony charges fifty bucks for a crapware-free system

Sony's "Fresh Start" option costs and extra $50.

By March 21, 2008

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More than half of 25 to 34-year olds have a tablet, says new research

Half of 25 to 34-year olds and a third of 18 to 24-year olds have an iPad or similar tablet, and they're using them to watch lots of online video.

By June 26, 2014