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President's broadband push pits FCC against states

President Obama gave the FCC his blessing this week to use its regulatory authority to pre-empt state laws prohibiting cities and towns from building broadband networks, but the agency will face opposition.

By January 17, 2015

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Grandpa makes Death Star fire pit for granddaughter, and you too

A "Star Wars"-style steel fire pit proves so popular on Reddit that the 84-year-old who made it is now selling them on Etsy. Now you too can watch the Death Star go up in flames.

By January 2, 2015

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Microsoft ad pits Lenovo Yoga convertible against MacBook Air

In this "epic dance-off" between the Windows-based Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro and Apple's MacBook Air, which device proves superior? It's a Microsoft ad, so the outcome isn't hard to guess.

By November 3, 2014

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Transform your toilet into a 'Star Wars' sarlacc pit

Amp up the adrenaline level required to use the bathroom at your house by turning your boring old toilet into a man-eating sarlacc.

By March 11, 2014

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Halo Online ready for free battle -- in Russia

The title will allow Russian gamers to play against each other at no charge as part of a closed beta.

By March 26, 2015

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Fight! Lego Hulk vs the supercool Hulkbuster Lego Iron Man (pictures)

The Lego Hulk Buster Smash set pits Tony Stark against the incredible Hulk in a brick-built dust-up. Check out our pictures of this epic face-off.

53 Images By March 20, 2015

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Obama: This federal council will jumpstart broadband

President Barack Obama issues a memorandum to bring 25 federal agencies together to help encourage private industry to deploy broadband.

By March 23, 2015

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RoboGames returns with fighting robots in April

Thanks to a successful crowdfunding campaign, the "Olympics of robots" is back, once more invading San Mateo, Calif. The event will later be released as a Web series and DVD.

By March 24, 2015

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Microsoft swears that Bing's no money pit

The chief financial officer for the company's Applications and Services group tells investors now is the time for Microsoft to put its foot on the gas with Bing, not sell it off.

By December 20, 2013

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Keep the olive party going with Oliver from Fred

The Fred & Friends Oliver serving bowl is shaped like an elephant. The fun dish gives guests an obvious place to drop unwanted olive pits.

By February 26, 2015