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Revel raises $100M in bid to remake the cash register

Startup plans to use the funds to meet demand for its iPad point-of-sale platform for retailers, restaurants and grocery stores.

By November 11, 2014

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10 years of XPrizes: Fixing the world one competition at a time

It was October 4, 2004 that Scaled Composites won the Ansari XPrize. 10 years later, what started as one man's quest to get to space has evolved into an international organization for global good.

By October 3, 2014

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Might Apple have a future as a fashion conglomerate?

With tech apparently heading toward inevitable wearability, might Cupertino be tempted to have a few smaller high-tech/high fashion brands under its wing?

By July 6, 2014

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Powdered-alcohol creator shares 'the truth about Palcohol'

The creator of "Palcohol" gives a full-throated defense of the powdered alcohol, and a demonstration, in response to criticism and calls to ban the product.

By May 8, 2014

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72 percent say no to Google Glass because of privacy

A study from market research firm Toluna suggests there is considerable emotional opposition to the idea of people wearing Glass in public.

By April 8, 2014

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Amanda Palmer confronts the 'current nightmare of the modern musician' (Q&A)

The controversial musician and performance artist talks to CNET about Spotify, Kickstarter, and whether the music industry is killing the musicians it needs.

By April 3, 2014

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Accused movie theater shooter was himself texting, report says

In the case of Curtis Reeves, the retired policeman who allegedly shot dead a texter in a Florida theater, documents reportedly show that he himself had been texting his son just before the movie started.

By March 13, 2014

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St David's Day celebrated with Google doodle

Google has unveiled a new doodle for St David's Day, the national day of celebration in Wales.

By March 1, 2014

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Twitter bird at its booziest in 'Drunk Tweets' art

Artist Josh Ellingson reimagines Twitter's blue bird mascot as everyone's fine-feathered bar patron.

By December 7, 2013

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St Andrew's Day celebrated with a Google doodle

Google has unveiled a St Andrew's Day-themed doodle to mark the public holiday.

By November 30, 2013