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Nuked beers safe to drink following U.S. government tests

Back in 1955, the government was very serious about where we'd get fluids after a nuclear apocalypse, so it got some beers and atomic bombs together to figure it out.

By September 19, 2012

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Hackers build private 'Ninja Tel' phone network at Defcon

Network uses phones running the "Ninja OS," which features innovative apps such as "BoozeFone," where people can exchange beverages using what I dubbed "booze networking."

By July 28, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud 1488: Sharks with frickin' lasers on their heads (Podcast)

On today's show, it's the Summer of Hackers: Anonymous hits the Spanish police website and threatens the Federal Reserve (which, frankly, we find to be a target that's probably worthy of a little DDoS action). Plus, a nation-state may have hacked IMF, but they're not saying much, and the Bitcoin market crashes (buy low!). Plus, scientists create jellyfish that can shoot tiny, weak lasers ... a stepping stone to the scariest sharks ever.

By June 13, 2011

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Start-up called Hipster offers new recruits $10K, beer

Hipster, a question-and-answer start-up, offers new recruits exactly what the company thinks they need. Money and beer. Oh, and a mustache-grooming service.

By June 2, 2011

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Now testing: Beers in space

An Australian joint venture is working to create a beer that can be safely consumed in space, and we wish it godspeed.

By September 29, 2010

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Get Paragon Backup and Recovery 10 free

This $30 backup utility can be yours for zip, nothing, nada, but you have to grab it (and install it) before the clock strikes midnight. Hey, I don't make the rules.

By September 29, 2010

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Friday Poll: Which shade of green are you?

This being the week of Earth Day, we're hearing quite a bit about green tech--and green practices. How much do you go out of your way to live green?

By April 23, 2010

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Musical liquor cabinet puts your vices in stereo

Each of several compartments is outfitted with a switch, so that when you remove a bottle, the Swig & Jig lights up and plays a song.

By December 21, 2009

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This Week: Rednecks and Their Cars

For this week, my blog will take a look at the sometimes creative and always funny vehicles and driving as exhibited by that modern American creature - the Redneck.

By May 4, 2009

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Rediscovering the classic American game of pinball

CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi visits the country's only pinball museum to learn about what makes the machines work.

By June 7, 2008