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Putin: The Internet is a CIA project

The Russian president, currently waging emotional warfare against Western influence, insists the Internet didn't merely begin as a CIA project, it allegedly continues to develop as one.

By April 24, 2014

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ISS robot handyman practices with mock satellite

Dextre, the Canadian-built robot on the International Space Station, completes the first stages of practicing refueling with a dummy satellite, a job that could help reduce the orbiting junk pile above our planet.

By March 12, 2012

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Next step for connected devices? Connect the devices

When it comes to the connected home market, the hot action won't be so much in the devices themselves, but in platforms that tie together different products.

By December 26, 2013

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Hands-on with the TaskOne multi-tool iPhone case

Designed to harness your inner MacGyver, this heavy-duty holster stows an impressive 22 tools. But are they any good?

By December 23, 2013

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Order a plumber like you would an Uber car with ClubLocal

New home services company lets you order repair people via an app and tracks their ETA to your house.

By June 6, 2013

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Get a $50 Zinio digital magazine credit for free

That's good for 18 single issues of your choice or six "mini-subscriptions."

By May 20, 2013

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Canada launches robot-themed plastic banknote from space

Aboard the International Space Station, astronaut Chris Hadfield unveils the new polymer $5 bill, which showcases ISS robots Canadarm2 and Dextre.

By April 30, 2013

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How to print a page from a magazine app

Want a hard copy of a recipe? A workout poster? Or anything else you read on the tablet edition of your favorite magazine? Even if there's no print option, you can still print a page.

By February 4, 2013

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Orbiting robot gas station gets closer to reality

Canadian robot Dextre completes a test on the ISS to refuel a mock satellite, a step toward reducing space junk.

By January 25, 2013

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Canada wants more wheels in space with new rovers

The Canadian Space Agency's latest prototypes include smaller, more versatile machines that can help the larger rovers on Mars or the moon.

By October 23, 2012