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macy's parade

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Pets.com gives a blast from the dot bomb past

As Twitter debuts on the New York Stock Exchange, Pets.com and its sock puppet mascot remember the anniversary of one of the biggest busts of the dot-com bubble.

By November 7, 2013

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The 404 1,171: Where cyber has a new meaning (podcast)

Today we're wrapping up Thanksgiving, picking out our favorite Cyber Monday deals, and taking a closer look at the confetti at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

By November 26, 2012

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Ep. 1171: Where cyber has a new meaning

Today we're wrapping up Thanksgiving, picking out our favorite Cyber Monday deals, and taking a closer look at the confetti at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

By November 26, 2012

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Is it 2008 again? Apple Rickrolls developers in iOS 6 changelog

The company included a link to a YouTube video in a mention of embedded URLs that directed people to the infamous Rick Astley clip.

By August 7, 2012

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The marvels of oak tag tech

CBS CMO George Schweitzer discusses some early "technology" used to coordinate coverage of the Thanksgiving Day Parade for the network.

By November 18, 2011

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The 404 932: Where one size misfits all (podcast)

On today's 404 podcast, we'll chat about Anonymous threats to Fox News and Facebook, Unreal Tournament to cure lazy eye, Netflix's plummeting stock, and perverted TSA notes, and we welcome our newest intern, Jon Bon Jovi.

By October 25, 2011

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Sega celebrates 20 years of Sonic the Hedgehog

Sega's little rascal, Sonic the Hedgehog, arrived in North America two decades ago to jump-start sales of Sega's Genesis video game console.

By June 23, 2011

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EarthCam preps for live stream of Thanksgiving Day Parade

EarthCam will stream the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in real-time on Thursday.

By November 26, 2008

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Thanksgiving parade gets a live 'Rickroll'

Pop singer Rick Astley surprises parade watchers with a performance of "Never Gonna Give You Up," one of the most popular Internet memes.

By November 27, 2008

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YouTube gives up on original 'Rickroll'

Sometime recently, the Google-owned site pulled one of its most popular music videos over a copyright violation. Why now, when Rickrolling has been annoying us for years already?

By February 24, 2010