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What happens when you drop a feather and a hammer on the moon?

What happens when you drop a feather and a hammer on the moon?

By August 6, 2014

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Researchers build pub to find out why people get hammered

A UK university wants to understand why people get drunk. So it spent $33,000 on a pub laboratory with microphones and hidden cameras to solve a great human mystery. (Maybe not so much of a mystery?)

By February 18, 2014

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Can you be MC Hammer's pal? Social startup has an answer

The entertainment icon endorses 1mind, a new social network from the duo behind About Last Night. This latest startup uses a personality match algorithm to find folks who are similar to you.

By August 1, 2013

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Uber disputes kidnapping claims

A Los Angeles woman claims her Uber driver drove her 20 miles off her route and took her to an abandoned parking lot. Uber says the driver was dealing with an intoxicated passenger.

By October 14, 2014

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How risky is your Uber ride? Maybe more than you think

When you agree to Uber's terms and conditions, you basically sign your life away, consumer advocates say. So then, what happens when a driver hits you on the head with a hammer, as one passenger claims?

By October 8, 2014

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Comic-Con 2013: Thor's Hammer takes center stage at Marvel's booth

Brian checks out Marvel's Thor 2 showcase including Thor's hammer, Mjolnir, and their constantly changing stage.

By July 18, 2013

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In case of zombie (or wolf, vamp or demon), break glass

A series of "emergency cabinets" from online retailer In Case Of is available just in time for Halloween -- or your next scary dream.

By October 1, 2014

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VC Ron Conway's 'One City' enlists techies, celebs to help schools

A spoof video about an overhyped tech product called "MyBook" aims to get tech companies to donate books and resources to San Francisco public schools.

By September 30, 2014

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Patent holders cut streaming fees for next-gen video tech

HEVC, a new standard for compressing 4K video, will be cheaper for many companies to use than its industry-dominating predecessor. Maybe Google's competition helped.

By September 30, 2014

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iPhone Overtime: Your questions about the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, answered

We're giving you total access to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Get involved and use #askcnet to participate.

By September 16, 2014