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Watch this fighter jet's insane vertical takeoff

Technically Incorrect: It seems like a normal takeoff for this MiG-29. Until it isn't.

By July 26, 2015

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National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite

As a phone, the National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite is weak, flimsy, and lacks essentials. However, as an emergency travel phone, its light, simple, and affordable build could do the trick for some.

By May 2, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 2, 2012

MSRP: $59.00

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National Geographic Xplorer (Samsung B2100)

Globe-trotters seeking a ready-made travel solution will appreciate the Xplorer's convenient Talk Abroad SIM. However, mounting expenses for a basic rugged handset will turn away existing GSM phone owners.

By April 27, 2011

3 stars Editors' rating April 27, 2011

MSRP: $199.99

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For startups in Vietnam, independence has its challenges

Road Trip 2015: The second half of a two-part series about Vietnam's startup scene takes a deeper look at some rare success stories and how the country is fostering -- and hindering -- its homegrown tech community.

By July 27, 2015

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Most Android phones at risk from simple text hack, researcher says

Last year, more than 1 billion Android devices shipped around the globe. Security firm Zimperium says this vulnerability could affect 95 percent of them.

By July 27, 2015

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Man tries selfie with rattlesnake, gets snakebit for $150,000

Technically Incorrect: A man gets a $150,000 doctor's bill after a rattler decides a selfie just isn't his thing.

By July 25, 2015

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'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' trailer explodes with gadgets, Led Zep, 'wanton acts of mayhem'

Simon Pegg's IT skills are as important as Tom Cruise's high-speed running, jumping and driving in the second superspy trailer.

By June 4, 2015

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AT&T creates mobile and video giant after sealing DirecTV deal

Shortly after winning FCC approval, AT&T closes its deal to buy the satellite TV provider. DirecTV's video relationships could become key as more content is delivered on mobile devices.

By July 24, 2015

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Tom Cruise is plane crazy in 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' trailer

The trailer for the fifth film in the "Mission: Impossible" series sees Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg and the team take on "the anti-IMF".

By March 23, 2015

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Why Flappy Bird was just the start for Vietnam's startup scene

Road Trip 2015: The first in a two-part series on Vietnam's startup scene and how the government is trying to rev up investment and interest in businesses that hope to be the next viral hit.

By July 26, 2015