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Giant, fire-breathing animatronic dragon storms the Bastille (well, Nantes)

La Machine's latest animatronic puppet is a giant, walking, fire-breathing dragon that took to the street of Nantes, France for a spectacular test debut.

By September 2, 2014

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Pinterest purchases image-recognition company to improve search

The company has pinned down the assets of VisualGraph and is starting a new visual-discovery team.

By January 6, 2014

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Scientists spot 'signature' of physical pain using fMRI

Scientists say that short-term pain in healthy people leaves a distinct neurological trace -- one they were able to catch via fMRI.

By April 11, 2013

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Apple bans Chinese bookstore app over 'illegal content'

The company has pulled a bookstore app in China that featured titles deemed "illegal" by the Chinese government.

By April 4, 2013

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Game time: How the iPhone 5 sent one case maker scrambling

At Incase, a major iPhone case maker, all the preparation in the world can't replace actual details on the new device. CNET sat in on the company as the iPhone 5 was unveiled.

By September 13, 2012

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Chinese crew returns to Earth after ambitious test flight

China's fourth manned space flight ended with a jarring touchdown in Inner Mongolia after a successful flight to test docking procedures and techniques needed for building a Mir-class space station later this decade.

By June 28, 2012

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Chinese crew docks with prototype lab module

In another step toward learning how to build a space station, Chinese astronauts successfully docked with a prototype lab module after an automated approach.

By June 18, 2012

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China launches first woman, first manned docking mission

In another deliberate step toward building a space station later this decade, China launched two men and the country's first female astronaut on a flight to dock with a prototype laboratory module.

By June 16, 2012

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Former factory workers add pleas to sign Apple labor petition

Two former factory workers in China who suffered health problems as part of a 2009 incident are urging the public to sign an Internet petition being delivered to Apple tomorrow.

By February 22, 2012

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New cloth self-cleans by killing bacteria

Chemists at UC Davis are reporting on a new self-cleaning cotton fabric that breaks down toxic chemicals and bacteria when exposed to light.

By October 3, 2011