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In new ad, Apple pushes, um, productivity

Perhaps heeding Microsoft's call, Apple releases an ad called "Dreams," which is very much about realities. Oh, and apps.

By August 3, 2014

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LeBron heads back to Cleveland. Was big data right?

The great, mind-dulling debate about where LeBron James would end up took a new twist when famed data nerd Nate Silver weighed in.

By July 11, 2014

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Man drops phone down toilet, then drops self. Stuck for six hours

In a depressingly familiar tale, a Chinese man tries to fetch his phone, having dropped it in the loo. Firemen are called.

By June 6, 2014

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Couple hospitalized after trying to save flat-screen from fire

Firefighters in Minnesota enter a burning apartment, only to find a couple grappling with their TV, in a desperate attempt to save it.

By March 4, 2014

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Tesla factory accident injures three workers with hot metal

A low-pressure aluminum casting press caused an "industrial accident" at the Model S car factory.

By November 13, 2013

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Play Game & Watch in your browser

A Polish design studio has lovingly re-created old LCD handhelds to be played for free in a browser, right down to the consoles themselves.

By August 5, 2013

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Inside Apps: How carriers can provide a kick start

AT&T's application contest is one way a developer can establish a public presence, get a little validation, and develop new partnerships.

By August 15, 2011

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Facebook gaffe sees 1,500 people gatecrash German teen's birthday party

The 16th birthday party of a teenage girl was gatecrashed by over 1,500 people after she accidentally set the Facebook page for the event to public instead of private.

By June 6, 2011

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The art of putting out airplane fires

Road Trip at Home: CNET stops in at NASA's Ames Research Center to see how fire crews train to deal with burning airplanes. A word of warning: don't try this at home.

By October 9, 2010

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The future is now: Sci-fi films in real locations

Sci-fi tells us about the world of today by showing us the world of tomorrow -- and Kubrick, Godard and Wenders are just some of the directors to conjure the future from real locations

By November 19, 2009