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Boeing patents 'Star Wars'-style force fields

Aircraft and military manufacturer Boeing has been granted a patent on a system that is designed to prevent explosion shockwaves from harming a target.

By March 22, 2015

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Former MythBuster goes to eggstravagant lengths for McMuffin facts

It's no yolk! In his latest video for McDonald's, ex "MythBuster" Grant Imahara visits a chicken ranch to find out what eggs-actly goes into its breakfasts.

By February 3, 2015

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HP settles with Chubby Checker over manhood-length app

After the famous singer brought a lawsuit accusing a Palm app of trademark infringement, the two parties come to an agreement.

By July 26, 2014

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MetroPCS crafts unlimited phone plan for $30 a month

The T-Mobile-owned prepaid brand is touting its new plan over those offered by Boost and Cricket, though there are a couple of catches.

By March 24, 2015

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Me too! AOL plans full-length original series

Following Netflix, AOL plans its own long-form original series, an adaption of an Israeli cable hit that will be set in New York. It's a new leg of AOL's race to be a video-ad powerhouse.

By April 1, 2014

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New shape-shifting 'punk' frog knows how to blend in

A frog found in the cloud forest of Ecuador has a neat trick -- it can change the texture of its skin, and it's the first vertebrate known to do so.

By March 24, 2015

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PlayStation Vue vs. Sling TV: Streaming live TV compared

PlayStation Vue is the new TV service from Sony that starts at $50 per month. Its competitor Sling TV starts at $20 per month. Both use the Internet to stream numerous live TV channels as well as VOD, and both are free from long-term contracts. So how do they stack up?

By March 18, 2015

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Video-game short film Escape to get full-length feature

A short film about a little girl who uses The Legend of Zelda to escape the harsh realities of her day-to-day life is being developed into a full length feature.

By January 12, 2014

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Opportunity runs marathon on Mars, only takes 11 years

NASA's plucky old rover Opportunity reached a new milestone by topping a marathon distance on Mars.

By March 25, 2015

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New action-packed 'Game of Thrones' teaser for Season 5 arrives

We've already seen two full-length trailers for Season 5 of HBO's "Game of Thrones," but HBO posted a new teaser and behind-the-scenes video to get us amped up for the season's debut on April 12.

By March 16, 2015