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Laser pointer attacks on airplanes skyrocketing

The number of incidents of people hitting airplanes with laser pointers is up 1,100 percent since 2005, according to a study.

By October 21, 2013

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'Game of Thrones' characters share their Season 5 excitement in song

They're so excited, and they just can't hide it. Watch this supercut of the first four seasons of HBO's "Game of Thrones" to hear the cast sing "I'm so Excited" by The Pointer Sisters.

By April 10, 2015

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Apple Watch preorders kick off, some models quickly sell out

It's the most anticipated new product from the world's largest tech company. But will the wearable be as successful as the iPhone or the iPad? The debate begins.

By April 10, 2015

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Zynga CEO Mattrick leaves abruptly, replaced by founder Pincus

Don Mattrick, Zynga's current CEO, will depart the company immediately after less than two years on the job. He had previously run Microsoft's Xbox business.

By April 8, 2015

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Jury decisively says Ellen Pao lost sexual-discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins

After a second round of deliberations, the jury gives a decisive victory to prominent venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, which was being sued for gender discrimination by former junior partner Ellen Pao.

By March 27, 2015

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You can now write on Web pages in Windows 10

Project Spartan's new inking feature lets you take notes directly on Web pages -- and then share them with your friends.

By March 31, 2015

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Microsoft nabs a Web win, in a tiff over touchscreens and mice

Responding to pressure from programmers, Google has warmed up to a Microsoft technology that lets mice and touchscreens get along on the Web -- a technology Apple rejected.

By March 26, 2015

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I got to be Arya Stark in 'Game of Thrones'

At South by Southwest, HBO creates an interactive installation where "Game of Thrones" fans can take portraits in the Iron Throne and play a game that lets them hone their sword-wielding skills.

By March 13, 2015

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Ellen Pao jury reaches verdict

After two days of deliberation, six men and six women reach a decision in Silicon Valley's highest-profile sex discrimination trial.

By March 27, 2015

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'Grinder' biohacks his eyeballs to get night vision

Members of a biohacking site experiment with a chlorophyll-like substance to try to see better at night. The instructions are online.

By March 27, 2015