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'Carry' a stranger's package for $500? What could go wrong?

Startup Carry aims to be the Airbnb that will disrupt FedEx, UPS and the like. It will pay individuals to deliver packages to and from strangers. How safe can it be?

By December 10, 2014

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Run! DARPA's LS3 robot mule follows you around

If you go down to the woods today, you're sure to get a BIG surprise. You'll be tracked by this robotic Hound of the Baskervilles from Boston Dynamics.

By September 10, 2012

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2015 Mustang declassified: How Ford's global focus gave the world a better pony car

The latest Mustang is the first that's been designed to appeal to a truly worldwide audience. This is the story of how Ford designers and engineers balanced international desires with American heritage.

By December 4, 2013

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Thomas Penfield Jackson, judge in DOJ-Microsoft case, dies at 76

Judge Jackson ruled in 2000 that the tech titan was a monopoly that should be split in two before his removal from the case for "seriously tainting" proceedings.

By June 16, 2013

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The greatest air-conditioner ad ever made

Can you remember any ads for air conditioners? Well, look at this masterpiece from Argentina and you'll never forget BGH air conditioners. Ever.

By November 24, 2012

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This week in Crave: The huggable edition

This week, we wrapped our arms around a son who got creative with tech after his mom suffered a stroke. Then we ran, fast, from a robot that can hustle uphill.

By September 15, 2012

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Watching the crooks: Researcher monitors cyber-espionage ring

Good guys are keeping an eye on large espionage and botnet campaigns that are stealing corporate secrets from government and private industry and money from peoples' bank accounts.

By July 25, 2012

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Check counterfeiting using botnets and money mules

SecureWorks uncovers bizarre criminal operation that uses digital techniques to aid in old-school check counterfeiting.

By July 28, 2010

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The long arm of Microsoft tries taking down Zeus botnets

Microsoft and its allies seized control servers Friday in two states as part of an operation to not just stop the botnets but also to disrupt how criminals use them.

By March 25, 2012

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DARPA plans 'Avatar' surrogate robots

The agency apparently wants to create remotely operated bipedal machines that could perform some soldiering duties. Flying dragons not included.

By February 19, 2012