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Police officer checks dashcam the professional way: dancing

Technically Incorrect: What's the best way to see if your dashcam is working? For one Missouri police officer, the answer is jazz hands. Or something.

By February 5, 2015

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Nationwide's boy is in heaven, makes them miserable there too

Technically Incorrect: Funny Or Die decides to extend the story of the controversial Nationwide Super Bowl ad featuring a boy who is deceased. He's not welcome beyond the pearly gates.

By February 4, 2015

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Elusive red sprites captured in sky near Chile's Very Large Telescope

You might not have realized that sprites are real, but this new photo taken at the Paranal Observatory in Chile proves otherwise -- sort of.

By February 4, 2015

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Microsoft casts wider net to narrow Windows app gap

Looking beyond traditional software makers, Microsoft will make a dedicated push to recruit students, startups and "developers not currently supporting our platforms."

By December 30, 2014

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Google Earth Outreach arrives down under

Google's Outreach program, which gives non-profit organisations mapping tools to help publicise their work, has been launched in Australia and New Zealand.

By November 5, 2012

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In paralysis, finding freedom via brain-wave tech

ALS patient and advocate Eric Valor is part of an experimental project to test out a brain-wave-reading headset, technology that could one day give paralyzed people more independence.

By August 30, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Starved for tech talent and yet nobody to hire?

As the H-1B debate continues, the tech industry faces an odd contradiction: a skills shortage along with an applicant surplus.

By August 21, 2014

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SharkStopper repels sharks with the power of predatory sound

The next time a sharknado comes your way, you could be grateful to have one of these devices -- now seeking funding on Kickstarter -- around your ankle.

By August 15, 2014

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Hear that? Pandora and artists finally reach sweet harmony

Pandora's first ever direct deal with labels marks a new age for artist relations at the No. 1 streaming-music service and may usher Pandora into a world of long-term opportunity.

By August 6, 2014

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Diver's delight: From oil rig to teeming fish habitat

The Rigs to Reefs program has transformed 450 oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico into reefs that host teeming fish populations. CNET Road Trip 2014 dove a rig for an up-close look.

By July 30, 2014