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Welcome to 'the Matrix': At FedEx's sorting hub, 1 night, 1.5M packages

Every night, 140 of the shipping giant's planes land in Memphis, Tenn., at FedEx's World Hub. CNET Road Trip 2014 watches as things get sorted out.

By July 12, 2014

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Dropping packages at FedEx -- and getting paid for it

FedEx's Package Lab puts thousands of boxes a year to the test to make sure they're up to the rigors of being shipped. CNET Road Trip 2014 checked out the package torture.

By July 11, 2014

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Why FedEx beats up packages in a lab (pictures)

At the shipping giant's Package Lab in Memphis, it puts boxes through a very rough time -- so it can tell you how to protect what's inside. CNET Road Trip 2014 watched the package torture.

11 Images By July 11, 2014

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Teen signs for neighbor's online package, gets arrested

A UK diplomat's son is arrested after a delivery driver asks him to sign a package thought to have been bought on the Web. It allegedly contained a deadly toxin called Abrin.

By January 30, 2014

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Android KitKat in a compact, budget package (pictures)

The new Motorola Moto G Google Play Edition starts at $179 and offers the taste of clean, pure Android 4.4 KitKat.

10 Images By January 23, 2014

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Amazon will ship packages before you buy them, patent says

Amazon has patented a system whereby it sends out packages to nearby your house before you've even bought them, to cut delivery times.

By January 18, 2014

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Amazon testing 'octocopter' drone package deliveries

Within the next five years, Amazon hopes to be able to use drones to deliver orders in just 30 minutes.

By December 1, 2013

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Amazon testing 'octocopter' package-delivery drones

Need a delivery fast? Amazon Prime Air might someday get a package to you within 30 minutes, via octocopter. Jeff Bezos says so.

By December 1, 2013

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Fancy picking up your Amazon package from a Tube station?

Amazon could soon ink a deal with TfL to use Tube stations as collection points for goods you've ordered online.

By November 23, 2013

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The EVGA Tegra Note 7 is stylus action in a low-priced package

Looking for a small tablet with a built-in stylus, but not looking to pay $300-plus? The EVGA Tegra Note 7 may just have your number.

By November 11, 2013