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Robot companies come to bury C-3PO

Robotics is heating up, but the shape and function of today's robots are the polar opposite of humanoid robots that proliferate in popular culture.

By April 3, 2012

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C-3PO backpack makes for obnoxious iPad case

The best moment of the "Star Wars" trilogy was when C-3PO was nearly destroyed. Now you can commemorate that moment with the a pleather backpack.

By May 12, 2010

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A C3PO sighting in Pittsburgh

While touring Carnegie Mellon's Entertainment Technology Center, CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi literally bumped into Anthony Daniels, the actor behind Star Wars' lovable android C3PO. You might not recognize his face, but you surely know his voice. Take a walk down memory lane with Daniels, who talks about working on the films and his relationship with George Lucas.

By May 9, 2008

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In Croatia, stamp post you

Croatia's post office — the Hrvatska Pošta — has created the QR postage stamp to keep you, er, posted on your mail's whereabouts.

By November 2, 2011

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Google Chromebooks now on sale in Tesco trolleys

Google Chromebooks are now on sale at Tesco, as well as a number of new shops around the world.

By June 18, 2013

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Central African Republic bans texting during wave of violence

After activists try to organize a general strike through text messages, the country's telecommunications ministry deems SMS a security threat.

By June 4, 2014

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Apple devices banned as Chinese government purchases -- report

The iPad and MacBook are apparently no longer on a list of products approved for government use due to security concerns, Bloomberg reports.

By August 6, 2014

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Drone crashes trying to deliver drugs to jail

They do things differently in South Carolina. Sometimes, though, the technology can't stay high.

By August 2, 2014

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Guy's Kickstarter dream: Making potato salad (with dill even)

A forward-thinking entrepreneur attempts to Kickstart a potato-salad-making session and ends up blowing away his $10 funding goal.

By July 3, 2014

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Teacher suspended for alleged 'shoot 'em up' Facebook post

A Tennessee kindergarten teacher apparently used her Facebook account to vent a bit. The school is not impressed.

By October 29, 2012