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Bitcoin mining dispute ends with $1M settlement

After being accused of infecting computers with malware to mine Bitcoins, E-Sports Entertainment agrees to settle with US regulators.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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The 404 1,325: Where Apple goes mining for fool's gold (podcast)

On today's 404 episode we'll gawk at the gaudiness of a gold Apple iPhone, crown a smartphone the king of Bridget Carey's smartphone camera shootout, and learn how to submit our NSFW selfies for an upcoming Brooklyn art exhibition.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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Ep. 1,325: Where Apple goes mining for fool's gold

On today's 404 episode we'll gawk at the gaudiness of a gold Apple iPhone, crown a smartphone the king of Bridget Carey's smartphone camera shootout, and learn how to submit our NSFW selfies for an upcoming Brooklyn art exhibition.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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Asteroid mining: Land grab in space

Planetary Resources seeks to mine asteroids to further space exploration and to bring resources back to Earth. Experts say the idea is no longer science fiction.

By Apr. 24, 2012

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Data mining for the masses: Google merges Trends, Insights

Merged product features new, easier-to-use interface that Google says will offer insights into what the world's searching for.

By Sep. 27, 2012

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Friend mining: Facebook preps for social search future

When it comes to social search, it's not just Facebook versus Google. It could also be Facebook versus Quora, Yelp and Foursquare.

By Sep. 24, 2012

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Is asteroid mining in our near future?

Mysterious company backed by film director James Cameron and Google's Larry Page and Eric Schmidt promises to "create a new industry" that will overlay space exploration and natural resources.

By Apr. 18, 2012

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Mining asteroids to 3D-print space stations: Beyond pie in the sky?

New startup Deep Space Industries has big plans for those big floating space rocks in the next 10 years. Crave's Eric Mack searches for a new superlative to describe the effort.

By Jan. 22, 2013

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Rare-earth mining company replaces CEO amid SEC probe

Molycorp said Mark Smith's departure from the company, which mines minerals that are crucial ingredients for mobile phones, was unrelated to a regulatory investigation into the company's public disclosures.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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James Cameron and Google execs plot asteroid mining project?

A spacefaring project backed by James Cameron and Google's founders could be an asteroid mining company.

By Apr. 19, 2012