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Periscope the big winner for Mayweather-Pacquiao pay-per-view dodgers

HBO and Showtime networks charged $100 a pop to see the history-making fight, but netizens used technology -- specifically Twitter's Periscope tool for live broadcasting -- to watch the match for free.

By May 3, 2015

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Messenger's final image before crashing into the surface of Mercury

The unmanned Messenger probe has completed its Mercury mission, going out with a bang.

By April 30, 2015

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See history get magical in 'Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell' trailer

"You have opened a door to hell and invited the devil to England!" says a character in a trailer for an upcoming BBC television show.

By April 28, 2015

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Coffee in space: A complete history (pictures)

An espresso machine tailored specially for the International Space Station caps a long love affair between astronauts and caffeine.

17 Images By April 20, 2015

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Google now lets you download your search history

The company had previously let users view their search history, but this is the first time it's providing a download tool.

By April 20, 2015

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A look back at Nintendo's epic console history (pictures)

Nintendo has teased the existence of the NX, a gaming system that will purportedly feature entirely new gaming concepts. What innovations could the new hardware bring to the table? Let's take a look back at Nintendo's console history.

13 Images By March 25, 2015

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Sling TV comes to Xbox One, adds History, Lifetime, and more March Madness

The pioneering Internet TV service added the Xbox One to its list of compatible hardware and upgraded the base $20 channel lineup with A&E, History, H2 and Lifetime, bringing the total to 20 channels. It also added a truTV option to bolster March Madness availability with TBS and TNT.

By March 17, 2015

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From pipe dream to prototype: A history of Valve VR (pictures)

Valve's Virtual Reality prototype has come a long way. We take a look at its inception and progress.

15 Images By March 4, 2015

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Rosetta watch: Follow history's first comet landing live

On November 12, the Philae lander will detach from the Rosetta spacecraft and attempt a tricky landing on a comet. Here's how to follow the historic happenings.

By November 11, 2014

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The fastest way to search your Chrome history or bookmarks

Create two custom searches and you'll have fast lanes for searching your Chrome history or bookmarks.

By February 26, 2015