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Get grandpa his FireFork, youngin'

A simple design turns a stick into an elongated fork-- just slip it onto the end of a stick to cook hot dogs and more.

By Sep. 9, 2008

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Reddit restores 87-year-old grandpa's damaged Navy photo

A cherished family heirloom gets a new lease on life after Reddit users kick in to restore a heavily damaged photo belonging to an 87-year-old Royal Navy veteran.

By May. 6, 2013

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'WoW' launch: Sleepy old grandpa geek comes out at night

Eric Franklin attends Blizzard's launch party for its much-anticipated second WoW expansion, Wrath of the Lich King, in San Francisco.

By Nov. 13, 2008

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Tales of Silicon Valley: iPod's grandpa

We meet Daniel Kottke's prescient invention, the ancient ancestor to Apple's famous music player.
Digibarn's display of Daniel Kottke's Apple relics

May. 21, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 641: Save Aaron's grandpa's house

There's an Internet petition to help save Aaron's grandpa's 150-year-old house. Plus, we recommend not driving into swamps.

By Jan. 16, 2008

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Gasp! MySpace founder is a grandpa

Tom Anderson is no longer cool. He's 37.

By Nov. 1, 2007

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History's first OMG directed at Winston Churchill?

Turns out the oft-used abbreviation has its origins in a British Naval dialogue.

By Aug. 16, 2012

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Honda builds 130 mph fire-spitting lawn mower

Honda creates the world's most frightening lawn mower thanks to a challenge from British television program "Top Gear."

By Jun. 4, 2013

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Monopoly fans diss robot, choose cat as new token

In the battle to be Monopoly's newest token, the Internet's cat industrial complex crushes the real-estate hopes of robotkind.

By Feb. 6, 2013

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Antique IBM memory box + math = mind-blowing

CNET Reviews Editor in Chief Lindsey Turrentine finds a 1950s machine component in her grandpa's shed--and discovers anew just how blazingly fast technology has progressed.

By Jan. 24, 2012