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Watch a Boeing 767's landing gear strained to its limits

A 767 landing at the UK's Birmingham airport in extreme conditions shows the full flexibility of its equipment.

By Feb. 17, 2014

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Eating food off the floor may be OK, scientist says

A microbiologist experiments with dropping food on various surfaces to see how much bacteria they pick up. Carpet is, apparently, not bad at all. And the five-second rule might be just right.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Google Fiber bulks up with plans for 9 more regions

Google reveals plans to expand its gigabit Internet network to nine more urban areas, covering 34 cities.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Silver Spring seeks new profits from smart-city infrastructure

Internet-enabled traffic signals, streetlights, and natural gas meters are expensive to deploy. One company hopes selling the technology as a service will help its business.

By Nov. 19, 2013

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T-Mobile hosts Macklemore concert after CEO thrown out of one

The company is hosting a special performance in the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles on January 23.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Aereo delays Chicago launch due to 'issues' on testing site

The Windy City would have been the cloud-based TV provider's biggest new market, but consumers there will have to wait.

By Sep. 27, 2013

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Amazon said to be cooking up Pantry service to take on Costco

Internet retailer will offer delivery of about 2,000 products typically found at warehouse stores, according to USA Today.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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PlayStation 4 survives devastating tornado

A man lost his house in the recent Illinois tornadoes, but finds his brand-new PlayStation 4 weathered the storm.

By Nov. 19, 2013

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Remembering Albert Ball: Fighter ace and petrolhead

Albert Ball was a World War 1 fighter pilot -- one of the best -- and he also loved his Morgan Three Wheeler. We take at look at his life in the latest Morgan Three Wheeler.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Apple closer to opening 'iconic' 'flagship' San Francisco store

The iPhone-maker got approval from the city's planning commission to open a silver, light-filled, box-shaped retail store in the Union Square shopping district.

By Feb. 6, 2014