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'Invisibility cloak' uses lenses to bend light

A device called the Rochester Cloak uses an array of lenses to bend light, effectively rendering what is on the other side invisible to the eye. And you can try it for yourself.

By September 28, 2014

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Revisiting the legacy of JFK's assassination in Dallas

More than 50 years later, Dallas remains synonymous with one of the most controversial events in US history. CNET visits Dealey Plaza during Road Trip 2014.

By June 18, 2014

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U.K. to ban wearing Google Glass while driving, report says

Britain's Department for Transport issues a preemptive strike by suggesting that wearing Google's glasses behind the wheel will be against the law.

By July 31, 2013

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'The Pirate Cinema' snoops on torrent downloads in the name of art

A thought-provoking art installation flashes clips from downloaded video torrents onto giant projector screens in real time, producing an effect similar to the ending of the classic 1983 flick "War Games."

By June 7, 2013

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U.S. Navy dolphins find antique torpedo

Dolphins trained by the U.S. military to find objects underwater have uncovered a late 19th century torpedo off the California coast.

By May 20, 2013

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No Google Glassing-and-driving ban likely this year

West Virginia's House Committee fails to discuss the bill recommending making it illegal to wear Google Glass while driving. This means the state will likely not enact a ban this year.

By March 27, 2013

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Don't Glass and drive -- lawmakers seek to ban Google Glass on the road

West Virginia lawmakers are already pouncing on the existence of Google Glass and introducing a bill that would prohibit drivers from making a spectacle of themselves.

By March 23, 2013

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Verizon offers phone charging and free calling for Sandy victims

Verizon Wireless said it's dispatched emergency communication centers to parts or New York and New Jersey to help those affected by Hurricane Sandy stay in touch.

By November 1, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud Ep. 1588: Loved the show (Part 2 of 2)

At 1,588, it's the final episode of Buzz Out Loud, the podcast that launched a thousand news stories, arguments, hosts and co-hosts, producers, and good times. We packed the studio full -- Tom Merritt, Veronica Belmont, Jason Howell, Rafe Needleman, Donald Bell, plus, of course, Molly Wood, Brian Tong, and Stephen Beacham...and it's possible there was some Champagne, a little whiskey, some cake, and even a couple of news stories. Oh, and tears. Definitely tears.

By June 4, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud Ep. 1588: Loved the show (Part 1 of 2)

At 1,588, it's the final episode of Buzz Out Loud, the podcast that launched a thousand news stories, arguments, hosts and co-hosts, producers, and good times. We packed the studio full -- Tom Merritt, Veronica Belmont, Jason Howell, Rafe Needleman, Donald Bell, plus, of course, Molly Wood, Brian Tong, and Stephen Beacham...and it's possible there was some Champagne, a little whiskey, some cake, and even a couple of news stories. Oh, and tears. Definitely tears.

By June 4, 2012