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The sky's the limit with global high-altitude balloon challenge

Teams from around the world will send balloons up to 100,000 feet or more, testing the limits of the creativity, and their engineering ingenuity.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Kazam Tornado 2 5.5

Tiny British company Kazam is one of the first to bring an octa-core phone to Europe, with its new dramatically named flagship.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (Xbox 360)

Black Flag is arguably the most accessible and open-world Assassin's Creed game to date even if it comes with some repetitive gameplay and frustrating difficulty.

By Nov. 1, 2013

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MSI Wind

The MSI Wind U100 makes a positive first impression with its polished design and roomy (for a Netbook) display and keyboard, but it's missing a handful of features--bigger battery, solid-state hard drive, and WWAN--that would turn it from a very good to a great on-the-go mini-laptop.

By Jul. 16, 2008

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 16, 2008

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Plasma TV altitude: How high can they go?

Because of how they work, plasma TVs don't handle high altitudes well. But how high is too high?

By Feb. 20, 2013

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How Google's Project Loon rides the wind

When it comes to figuring out how to keep Project Loon's Internet-broadcasting balloons from popping in the stratosphere, it all comes down to vast amounts of data.

By Oct. 1, 2013

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Scientists run dinosaur wind-tunnel tests

Researchers looking into the evolution of bird flight take a Microraptor model into a wind tunnel for answers.

By Sep. 18, 2013

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado High Country

The 2014 Silverado High Country is a big, beefy truck that boasts a level of standard and optional tech and amneities that's nearly comparable with one of GM's luxury sedans.

By Feb. 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 25, 2014

MSRP: $47,380.00

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Bask in the glow of Zelda: Wind Waker in HD

Nintendo adds a slew of effects to the 10-year-old Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker. Do you approve of the new look?

By Jan. 26, 2013

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Intel to wind down desktop circuit board business

The chipmaker says it will leave the traditional desktop PC circuit board business. As a result, the venerable tower PC will likely begin to fade.

By Jan. 22, 2013