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Two gadgets enter the ring, but only one can leave the champion! Each week Brian Tong pits two compe

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NY AG's report: 72 percent of studied Airbnb listings seem illegal

New York's attorney general releases a report detailing the impact of short-term rentals on New York City. Airbnb says the conclusions "rely on incomplete and outdated information."

By October 16, 2014

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Sketchy Snapchat backup services leave users exposed

Despite Snapchat's self-proclaimed efforts to shutter third-party services, a new hack of the service -- popular with teens -- exposes an enormous library of user photos and videos.

By October 10, 2014

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Key players in Internet of Things promote Thread protocol at Google campus

Google's Nest Labs, Samsung, Big Ass Fans and others came together to tout the burgeoning Thread standard that allows smart home devices to communicate with one another.

By September 30, 2014

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Gearbox Software enters the age of Battleborn

The maker of the Borderlands series is back with a brand-new sci-fi shooter. Here's a first look at Battleborn.

By September 17, 2014

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For data-driven Oakland A's, the 'IT coach' sets the defense

For eight years, A's coach Tye Waller has been collecting data on opposing players and methodically building an application that gives the team an advantage on defense and on the bases.

By August 17, 2014

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Exec no longer at PayPal after misguided tweeting

Firm's recently hired strategy director is out, after tweets criticized others at PayPal. His spelling wasn't so hot either.

By May 3, 2014

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Black Ops II makes US$500m day-one heist

The next instalment of the popular Call of Duty series has proved to be unsurprisingly popular in its first 24 hours of sales.

By November 18, 2012

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The 404 1,164: Where we've got free copies of Black Ops 2 (podcast)

Based on yesterday's story about the Apple flagship store deafening shoppers' ears, today we're talk about all the ways music pervades life -- at work (thanks Muzak), at home, on television, and yes, even the bathroom.

By November 13, 2012

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We are sooo getting trolled by Satoshi Nakamoto right now

The strange saga around the "outing" of Bitcoin's creator continues to get weirder, leading Crave's Eric Mack to draw his own surprising conclusion about the identity of the real Satoshi Nakamoto.

By March 7, 2014

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Docs turn to silkworms to spin a better bone implant

Scientists from Harvard and Tufts create silk screws and plates for use in healing bone fractures. Unlike their steel counterparts, these could dissolve in the body and even be used to deliver antibiotics.

By March 5, 2014