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Civilians steer NASA satellite from an old McDonald's

Somewhere in Mountain View, a group of civilians take over the ISEE-3 satellite using old radio parts bought on eBay. Today, they're screening a live lunar flyby.

By August 10, 2014

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Ronald McDonald gets a makeover for social media

Fast-food giant McDonald's attempts to spiff up its clown in preparation for immersing him in the social-media world.

By April 24, 2014

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Get to know Apple Pay, the successor to your wallet

Apple Pay is coming to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Here's everything you need to know about its security and how it works.

By September 9, 2014

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Apple takes NFC mainstream on iPhone 6; Apple Watch with Apple Pay

Apple will help consumers say buh-bye to plastic credit cards with the NFC-enabled iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch using its new mobile payment service Apple Pay.

By September 9, 2014

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KFC fried-chicken keyboard: It's finger-clicking good

KFC Japan offers up a bizarre Twitter contest with the lucky winner taking home a keyboard decorated with fried chicken parts.

By September 5, 2014

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In wake of driver's death, Nascar posts tone-deaf tweet

Famed driver Tony Stewart appears to hit fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. on the track in a fatal collision. Nascar decides to emit (and then remove) a very insensitive tweet.

By August 11, 2014

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McDonald's offers free use of iPads

An enterprising McDonald's in Virginia Beach, Va., decides that a suitable incentive for its customers is to offer them mounted iPads to peruse while they chew.

By October 9, 2012

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Suarez World Cup bite sets off Twitter meme frenzy

Harkening Mike Tyson's famous gnawing of Evander Holyfield's ear, the soccer star is pictured wearing a dog cone, with fangs, as Hannibal, and more.

By June 24, 2014

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Yahoo's Sunnyvale in Top 10 snobbiest cities in US

A real estate company compiles a list of the snootiest places in America. Six are in California. But, shockingly, only one is in Silicon Valley.

By June 20, 2014

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Sensor-packed ​Adidas miCoach Smart Ball fine-tunes your free kicks

The €299 ​Adidas miCoach Smart Ball bristles with sensors and connects to an iPhone app so you can practise your passes and perfect your penalties.

By May 27, 2014