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Flying on the Blue Angels' 'Fat Albert Airlines' at SF's Fleet Week

At the annual military extravaganza in San Francisco, CNET flies the friendly skies in the Blue Angels' support craft, a C-130 named Fat Albert. The plane may be chubby, but it gives an intense ride.

By October 12, 2014

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How the 'Star Wars: The Phantom Menace' trailer made Web history

The "Phantom Menace" trailer wasn't only a treat for fans: it was a coup for Apple and, in 1998, one of the biggest tests the Internet had faced.

By November 28, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 093: Underwater cities, MST3K's new website, robot guards and more

We're all for a fleet of robotic security guards, but we're not so sure about giving them weapons (like tasers) to deploy on people. When someone gets tasered for accidentally littering, that's gonna be a real problem. How do you reason with a robot guard?

By November 26, 2014

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The not-so-secret appeal of Snapchat's fleeting stories

A purpose-altering feature shows how the infant company might actually be ready to stand up and start walking around like a real business.

By February 20, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 093: Underwater cities, MST3K's new website, robot security guards and more

On today's show, we discuss a Japanese design firm's plans for a futuristic underwater city, the newest way to watch your favorite Mystery Science Theater episodes, and Microsoft's fleet of robot security guards.

By November 26, 2014

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Google's quest to build a robot fleet

The former head of Android leads a project to build robots for manufacturing jobs, YotaPhone brings e-ink to smartphones, and Chromecast adds its first game.

By December 4, 2013

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Google's quest to build a robot fleet

The former head of Android leads a project to build robots for manufacturing jobs, YotaPhone brings e-ink to smartphones, and Chromecast adds its first game.

By December 4, 2013

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Smartwatches: Staying power or fleeting technology?

In the burgeoning world of smartwatches, it's unclear if people are actually buying these devices.

By October 3, 2013

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Behind the scenes of a drone orchestra

New mini-documentary shows how launching a squadron of costumed drones over the heads of a live audience "was like a military operation."

By November 22, 2014

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Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashes, 1 dead

The space plane, designed for space tourism, crashed in California's Mojave Desert. One fatality and one major injury have been confirmed by Virgin Galactic.

By October 31, 2014