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Roku hits 10 million sales milestone

Roku's streaming-media boxes are among the most popular in a growing field of rivals, but the rare glimpses of its sales suggest some slowing momentum.

By September 15, 2014

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Pandora rival iHeartRadio hits 50 million user milestone

Clear Channel's online arm racked up 50 million registered users faster than Pandora -- and Facebook and Twitter too.

By June 17, 2014

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Google Lunar XPrize competition enters milestone phase

There's $30 million available to 18 teams vying to be the first nongovernment entity to land a rover on the moon. Five of those teams are eligible for a $6 million boost this summer.

By April 1, 2014

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$30 million Google Lunar XPrize milestone teams announced

The Google Lunar XPrize is a $30 million purse of prizes available for teams working to send a rover to the moon. Today, XPrize is announcing that five finalist teams are getting a little boost, with $6 million in milestone prizes available to help them on their lunar journey.

By April 1, 2014

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Netflix signs up new members like crazy in record-breaking quarter

The video-streaming service adds 4.9 million new members in the first quarter, hitting milestones both in the US and in its international markets.

By April 15, 2015

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Like a rolling milestone: Pandora hits 250M registered users

The Internet's biggest radio service has growing competition, but its roster of members keeps growing too.

By February 27, 2014

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40 years of gadgets come out to play

An exhibit in New York reunites stars from technology's past -- from the "laptop" that's heavier than an automobile tire to computers you don't even need to touch -- and puts them at your fingertips.

By March 29, 2015

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Facebook hits a milestone

The social network that turned the word "friend" into a verb and popularized the "like button" is turning 10 years old. As Facebook celebrates its birthday, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on what the company has accomplished in a decade and what CEO Mark Zuckerberg has planned for the next 10 years.

By February 3, 2014

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Boston Dynamics robots get 1980s movie montage

Some brilliant YouTube spark has cut footage of Boston Dynamics' humanoid robots performing feats of strength and agility to "Scarface (Push it to the Limit)."

By March 15, 2015

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The surprising science of blue jeans

A new video shows how jeans get blue, while new research from UC Berkeley shows how the dye used to get them that way could get greener.

By February 25, 2015