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Test your trivia and geography knowledge with Google SmartyPins

Are you good at tying together your trivia and geography skills? You have 1,000 miles -- spend them well.

By July 7, 2014

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Microsoft CEO ​Nadella: Company has no pay gap between men, women

Microsoft chief Satya Nadella pushes new services from the world's largest software maker. But his controversial comments on women in tech earlier this month remain a focus of attention.

By October 20, 2014

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Where did your iPhone 6 come from? An origin story

New infographic by CompareCamp shows the geography and economics involved in getting all those shiny new iPhones to eager hands around the globe.

By September 26, 2014

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Library of Congress cooks CDs in quest to save them

In an attempt to preserve its collection of more than 500,000 CDs, the Library of Congress is doing some torture testing.

By August 28, 2014

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Samsung's smartphone struggle may only get worse

Credit rating agency Fitch predicts Samsung's share of the global smartphone market will fall to 25 percent next year.

By August 12, 2014

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What my kid learned with a Little Scholar tablet

There are myriad educational apps and devices out there, and Crave's Eric Mack has found many of them disappointing, but he reports that School Zone's Android tablet is a notable exception.

By August 10, 2014

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Samsung's real Achilles' heel: Low-end, emerging markets

With local smartphone makers in China and India toppling Samsung, the company is feeling the heat in the fastest-growing markets.

By August 6, 2014

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Got some Dane in your DNA? Do a happy dance

While global happiness research tends to focus on economic and sociological factors, one study says genes close to the makeup of Denmark's DNA up your chance at bliss.

By July 31, 2014

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Glorious new Mars map is the most detailed yet

Properly prepare for your next Mars vacation with a beautiful new map of the planet from the US Geological Survey.

By July 17, 2014

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Index Ventures raises $550M to fund early stage startups

Venture capital firm will use new fund to focus on the mobile-consumer, enterprise, networks, and financial-services sectors.

By June 10, 2014