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humanitarian

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Cluster bomb's 'humanitarian' alternative

Sensor fuzed weapons contain self-destruct features that protect civilians, company says.

By Aug. 4, 2009

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MIT honors humanitarian tech invention

The name of the team that invented the uBox was misspelled due to inaccurate information provided by MIT. It is Team Cabanga.

By May. 4, 2007

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Japanese yakuza goes online to update its image

Japan's largest organised crime syndicate, the Yamaguchi-gumi, is turning to the Internet in an effort to change public opinion as membership numbers fall to an all-time low.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Richard Branson: I would have started my businesses with Indiegogo (Q&A)

The Virgin Group founder invests in the crowdfunding startup. "I certainly would have tried" Indiegogo, he tells CNET.

By May. 22, 2014

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Planet Labs raises $52 million to launch a swarm of satellites

A second round of funding will help pay for "Flock 1," a group of 28 diminutive satellites set to launch this month to supply customers with images of Earth.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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The world's largest aircraft can fly for three weeks (it's not cute)

The HAV 304 Airlander is green, efficient, a hybrid, and, well, quite bizarre.

By Mar. 1, 2014

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Name your own price for a Sid Meier game bundle

Civilization, anyone? And more Civilization? And air combat and railroad management? It's all here, and with a nice kickback to charity.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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Wonderbag Portable Slow Cooker

Could this portable, non-electric slow cooker be the smartest appliance of all?

Jan. 29, 2014

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Red Cross: Penalize war crimes in video games

The International Committee of the Red Cross looks to work with makers of realistic war video games to build in consequences for war crimes.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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Meet the C-17, the 'workhorse' of the Air Force

The ample airlifter has supported missions both martial and humanitarian. Now Boeing has delivered its last one to the Air Force as it gets ready to power down its C-17 assembly lines.

By Sep. 21, 2013