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GTA V for PC pops up on Amazon, but it's not yet official

Grand Theft Auto V might finally be coming to PC -- the blockbuster crimulator has popped up on Amazon Germany, listed for Windows.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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How is a chicken like a Mercedes-Benz?

In its latest advert, Mercedes-Benz illustrates its new suspension technology by jiggling around a bunch of chickens.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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Robot cowboys get cows moooving on the range

Researchers set loose a real-life electric rustler to round up livestock, and say the cows fared well with their new robotic herder.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Zynga cuts 520 workers and shutters several offices

The embattled social-games maker aims to cut up to $80 million in costs by culling employees across the company and closing offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas.

By Jun. 3, 2013

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Obama turns to Facebook to decide which turkey to pardon

Each year, the president picks a national turkey. This year, President Obama is letting Facebook users choose between Cobbler and Gobbler. But don't worry, the loser won't be anyone's dinner.

By Nov. 20, 2012

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How Google's robo-cars mean the end of driving as we know it

Why waste your drive time doing the actual driving, when technology can be your chauffeur? The century-old auto culture is on the verge of radical change, and you can thank Google for where it's headed.

By Sep. 3, 2013

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'Smart cows' can text owners when mooood strikes

A U.K. research project will equip dairy cows with the same sensor used in Wii controllers to alert farmers by text if they're getting sick or they're, um, in heat.

By Feb. 22, 2012

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3D printed meat: It's what's for dinner

Peter Thiel's philanthropic foundation gives up to $350,000 to a company named Modern Meadow, which plans to use 3D bioprinting to create an "edible prototype" that's a meat replacement.

By Aug. 15, 2012

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Controversy brews over increased ethanol fuels for older cars

Despite an ongoing controversy, new study finds that moving from 10 percent ethanol in gasoline to 15 percent would be fine for new and older vehicles.

By Sep. 15, 2010

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EPA to delay CO2 permit requirements for biomass

To encourage the use of clean energy, agency says it will defer permitting requirements for CO2 emissions from biomass-fired and other biogenic sources for three years.

By Jan. 12, 2011