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Microsoft to open flagship store on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue

Microsoft confirms it is planning to open its first New York City flagship store -- just blocks from Apple's flagship shop known as the Cube.

By September 29, 2014

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Smiling selfies at Manhattan blast site anger some

Technically Incorrect: A photograph of seven women using a selfie stick to take pictures near the site of last week's East Village explosion causes quite a stir. And it's not the only smiling selfie from the scene.

By March 29, 2015

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You could own a window from the Manhattan Project

This window, and the scientists who peered through it, witnessed work that changed the history of our planet. Now it can be yours for about $200,000.

By September 23, 2014

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How 'Star Wars' saved 'The Avengers' (and 9 other Avengers tidbits)

CNET's Michael Franco interviews the author of the new book "100 Things Avengers Fans Should Know and Do Before They Die," and gets 10 of them for readers.

By May 1, 2015

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S.H.I.E.L.D. takes Manhattan: Marvel's movie world hits Times Square

CNET takes a tour through the newly opened Avenger's S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibit at the Discovery Times Square museum in New York City.

By May 30, 2014

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Google same-day delivery expands to Manhattan, West LA

Until now, Google Shopping Express was available only in the San Francisco area -- but it has to keep pace with Amazon.

By May 5, 2014

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For LG, even modest sales of its newest smartphone would be a big win

Its low bar is a far cry from iPhone sales volumes. But hitting the mark would show steady improvement for LG, still angling for that sweet spot in the hearts and minds of consumers.

By April 29, 2015

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Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By April 17, 2015

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Animated comic book tattoo looks ridiculously cool in action (Tomorrow Daily 171)

Comic "Modern Polaxis" has some nifty AR features for readers, but its creator decided to take it a step further and tattoo a scene straight from the book onto his forearm. If you're wondering if AR still works via tattoo, it does -- and it looks epic.

By April 30, 2015

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Appliance Science: HEPA filters and the physics of fresh air

HEPA air filters promise to take nasty things out of the air, removing cigarette smoke, pollen and other irritants. How do they do this? Appliance Science looks at how HEPA air filters work, and how to tell the real from the fake.

By April 21, 2015