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Fabien Cousteau set to surface after marathon undersea mission

The 31-day expedition at the Aquarius lab turned a spotlight on the wonders of the underwater world, inviting landlubbers to follow along in real time.

By July 2, 2014

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Want to run your first marathon? There's a watch for that.

The idea of running 26 miles can be daunting, especially if you're a beginning runner. But a slew of fitness trackers and GPS watches are helping people who have never run before get started and stay on track. CNET's Sumi Das shows us how the devices are motivating runners to finish their first marathons.

By October 29, 2013

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Boston Marathoner's head-cam captures blast

Runner Jennifer Treacy was approaching the finish line of the race when the first of two blasts went off in central Boston yesterday.

By April 16, 2013

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YouTube creates 'Explosions at Boston Marathon' video page

YouTube creates a spotlight page devoted to video and news related to the deadly bombings near the Boston Marathon finish line.

By April 15, 2013

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Hong Kong marathon may ban cell phones, selfies

Race organizers are concerned after many smartphone-preoccupied participants in this year's race caused foot traffic accidents.

By September 17, 2013

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Party Popper is movie night's best friend

The Hamilton Beach PartyPopper Popcorn Maker makes enough popcorn to feed a crowd. The base doubles as a serving bowl.

By September 5, 2014

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World flocks to funding sites for victims of Boston Marathon blasts

Strangers the world over step up in droves to boost crowdfunding efforts for severely injured victims of this week's Boston Marathon bombings.

By April 19, 2013

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Boston Marathon explosions online resource guide

Organizations are setting up sites useful for tracking down friends and family, donating blood, or finding out the latest news after the Boston Marathon tragedy.

By April 15, 2013

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Boston Marathon: Text, social media help get out updates

As news of the explosions spread, many phone lines were down, but some people sent text messages or used Twitter and Instagram to let others know they were OK.

By April 15, 2013

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Goodbye world, hello personal isolation pod

Time out! This futuristic-looking isolation chamber is perfect for things like chilling out and boozing up. Just the thing to get some quality alone time.

By June 18, 2014