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Could this shipwreck be Christopher Columbus' Santa Maria?

A wreck off the coast of Haiti has been tentatively identified by underwater explorer Barry Clifford as the remains of one of Columbus' long-lost vessels.

By May 13, 2014

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AT&T follows Verizon, offers free global texts with Mobile Share

The battle is heating up for international, with the company also introducing a plan that allows 1-cent-per-minute calls to more than 35 countries.

By February 25, 2014

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Carbon-negative energy, a reality at last -- and cheap, too

In Berkeley, Calif., All Power Labs is turning out machines that convert cheap and abundant biomass into clean energy and rich, efficient charcoal fertilizer.

By October 19, 2013

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Interactive Arcade Fire vid lets you control the effects

Music videos have come a long way since MTV's early days. A cool new film for the Arcade Fire single "Reflektor" lets you help design the visual effects with a wave of your mobile device.

By September 9, 2013

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Dungeons & Dragons 'destroyed people's lives'

US Southern Baptist televangelist Pat Robertson has spoken out against the evils of playing Dungeons & Dragons.

By April 28, 2013

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New telemedicine tech maintains patient privacy

Telemedicine -- when patients visit doctors over video chat -- is becoming more popular. But there are challenges for the tech providers in keeping patient information confidential. CNET's Kara Tsuboi profiles one Silicon Valley firm that's working to keep things private.

By March 21, 2013

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Judge: News agencies shouldn't have used Twitter photos

A judge rules that the AFP news agency and The Washington Post infringed on the copyrights of a photographer by publishing images that he'd posted to Twitter.

By January 15, 2013

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Social media notes on the 12-12-12 Concert

#121212concert, the all-star fundraiser for Superstorm Sandy relief, was jam-packed with social elements.

By December 13, 2012

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WordPress begins accepting Bitcoin for service upgrades

The popular blogging platform will accept the controversial peer-to-peer currency without the traditional "confirmations" for establishing a trustworthy reputation.

By November 15, 2012

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Google Person Finder helping to find missing in Philippine floods

The search giant is using its service to help people find or offer details on missing persons in response to the flooding in the Philippines.

By August 7, 2012