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gulf

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In the Gulf of Mexico, from oil rigs to fish havens (pictures)

All around the Gulf, old oil rigs have been transformed into marine habitats. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives deep under the surface to check out the Rigs to Reefs program.

20 Images By July 30, 2014

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The Microsoft-Motorola patent license gulf: $100M a year

Microsoft doesn't think it should pay more than $502,000 a year to license Motorola's video patents. Motorola still wants between $100M and $125M annually.

By December 18, 2012

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BP crowdsources Gulf clean-up technologies

Even as the world waits to see whether BP can permanently stem the flow of oil into the Gulf, the company is evaluating technologies to clean up the disaster.

By July 20, 2010

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Evaluating Gulf oil cleanup technologies (photos)

BP's cleanup efforts in the Gulf include suggestions that have come from entrepreneurs via a dedicated Web site.

5 Images By July 20, 2010

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Seen from space: Gulf oil spill

NASA satellites have tracked the spread of the oil pouring into the Gulf since BP's Deepwater Horizon exploded.

By June 21, 2010

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Bing, Stephen Colbert raise money for the Gulf

The softwaremaker pledges $2,500 each time Colbert mentions Bing. Thanks to Bing Crosby, Bing cherries, and more, Microsoft is kicking in $100,000.

By June 8, 2010

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Unmanned robot to troll Gulf oil spill for data

iRobot says its Seaglider, an unmanned underwater vehicle, will be used to track the presence of oil droplets from the BP oil spill in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

By May 25, 2010

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Less toxic oil dispersants sought for Gulf spill

The EPA is pressuring BP to use a different dispersant to break up oil in the Gulf spill, but less toxic alternatives might not be available in the quantities needed.

By May 25, 2010

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Obama in Gulf as BP reports progress

President Obama visits one of the worst-affected areas from the spreading spill, while BP says success of latest effort to stop the flow still uncertain.

By May 28, 2010

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Wave-powered desalination pump permitted in Gulf

The Seadog water pump, which captures the energy of waves to turn a generator, will be used on an offshore platform in Texas to test using ocean power to desalinate water.

By May 28, 2010