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Internet unsure if ancient Greek 'laptop' is a Mac or a PC

Commentary: The Internet is in a tizzy over a Greek carving from 100 B.C. that resembles an open laptop, and CNET writer Amanda Kooser wants to believe.

By February 8, 2016

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Could a Greek bailout be crowdfunded for a little feta and Ouzo?

As Greece teeters on the edge of default, an Indiegogo campaign to crowdfund a bailout is starting to look like more than just an online stunt.

By July 1, 2015

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Skier races Oculus-wearing virtual reality rivals down the same hill, see who won

Skiers stationed in Austria, Greece and Germany all raced down the same run at the same time thanks to VR and gaming technology.

By February 4, 2015

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Greece kicks out Olympian for 'contrary' tweets

Triple jumper Voula Papachristou gets the boot after tweeting in a racist manner and offering support of extreme right-wing politics. She will not be the last, surely.

By July 25, 2012

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Microsoft office in Greece attacked with bomb

Unknown assailants drive a van through Microsoft's Athens office and set off a firebomb. Happily, no one is injured.

By June 27, 2012

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Google Map Maker expands to more corners of Europe

Residents of Greece, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, and Slovenia now can make their own contributions to Google Maps and Google Earth.

By February 20, 2014

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100 Apple iPads save Greece $140 billion

In the midst of a debt crisis totaling more than $270 billion, the country of Greece found salvation, and a large chunk of change, by using iPads to help restructure its debt.

By May 22, 2012

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Spotify expands to new markets as iTunes Radio applies pressure

The company's streaming service is now available in Turkey, Greece, Taiwan, and Argentina, growing its footprint to 32 markets worldwide.

By September 24, 2013

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Deutsche Telekom brings Mozilla's Firefox OS to Poland

Starting Friday, the company will begin selling Alcatel's One Touch Fire with Firefox OS in 850 stores in Poland, with sales in Greece and Hungary to follow in the fall.

By July 11, 2013

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Twitter Trends now tracking trends in 160 more locations

The product now lets people see what topics of discussion are hot in Ukraine, Greece, Kenya, and other additional locations around the world.

By April 11, 2013