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London 2012 Olympics fires starting pistol on competitive tweeting

With a year to go until the Olympics, the folks at London2012.com have created a new discipline we can see ourselves taking gold in, despite having done no exercise since 1996: competitive tweeting.

By Jul. 27, 2011

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Can smart guns slash gun violence? Silicon Valley says yes

Star investor Ron Conway is among those behind a series of $1 million challenges aimed at using technology to improve gun safety. The key? Find ways to make sure only guns' owners are able to fire them.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Did Han Solo shoot first? Who cares? You can buy his blaster

An original Han Solo blaster from "The Empire Strikes Back" and "Return of the Jedi" is up for auction. If you have $200,000 or more, you could soon be taking on any Stormtroopers in your area.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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'Sherlock' collector dolls look for tiny clues

Re-enact your favorite scenes from the hit British show with these fully articulated and highly detailed figures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Nike FuelBand SE runs with iPhone but not Android

Nike is quick off the blocks with the new Nike FuelBand SE fitness bracelet, announced today.

By Oct. 15, 2013

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Gun rights groups join new challenge to NSA surveillance

National Security Agency's warrantless surveillance program vacuuming up logs of Americans' domestic phone calls is unconstitutional, says new lawsuit with gun rights groups as plaintiffs.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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Police: Man shot dead in row over texting in movie theater

A retired policeman in Florida is accused of shooting a man before an afternoon movie started because the man was texting and an argument ensued.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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British Airways lifts mobile phone ban, but only on landing

British Airways is the first European airline to let you switch on your phone after landing, but the ban remains for take-off.

By Jun. 26, 2013

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Innovation brought the rise of the Glock handgun

A new book by reporter Paul Barrett documents how technology helped make the Glock pistol one of the top-selling handguns in the U.S.

By Jan. 24, 2012

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If only this Call of Duty Lego 9mm handgun fired real bricks

Zazi Nombies' life-size MP-443 Grach 9mm handgun has every detail except the ability to take down Call of Duty enemies.

By Dec. 11, 2013