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pools

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Texas A&M football coach sacks pool boy on Twitter for tweet

Technically Incorrect: Football coach Kevin Sumlin was on the phone at home. His pool boy observed and tweeted about the experience. The coach was not happy.

By January 8, 2015

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Watch a BASE jump down into a pool 34 stories in the air

A BASE jumper in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, makes a super-splashy entrance at a rooftop pool party, and you can fly along with him in this crazy video.

By October 14, 2014

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Hacker swipes $83,000 from Bitcoin mining pools

Bitcoin exchanges and trading posts have been hacking targets over the past year, but now one hacker has taken on ISPs to loot cryptocurrency from mining pools.

By August 8, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,533: "Apparently" kid wins the Internet, UberPool, Leak goes down

Apparently you've haven't laughed until you watch this video of a child being interview on a Pennsylvania local newscast. Also, UberPool enters beta in San Francisco and the anonymous email app Leak crashes under the weight of its own nefariousness.

By August 6, 2014

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Uber lets strangers catch a ride together with UberPool

The car-hailing app is working on an upcoming car-pool feature that will let people shares rides and split the cost.

By August 5, 2014

Article

LinkedIn to companies: Use your own talent pool to recruit

The professional social network introduces a trio of recruiting products to "take the work out of retaining and finding top talent."

By April 10, 2014

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This 30-foot-tall spiked Faraday cage helps satellites thrive

Looking like a deathtrap in a movie, this room at one of the ESA's test centers plays a critical role in satellite building.

By February 7, 2015

Review

8 Ball Pool (iOS)

Despite a few hiccups, 8 Ball Pool is an addictive, straightforward billiards app that is endlessly entertaining, whether you're a pool shark or not.

By April 8, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating April 8, 2013

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I poured soy sauce all over my hydrophobic white shirt (hands-on)

A new all-cotton hydrophobic shirt from Threadsmiths runs a liquid gauntlet full of coffee, tea, soy sauce and wine.

By December 20, 2014

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Patent holders cut streaming fees for next-gen video tech

HEVC, a new standard for compressing 4K video, will be cheaper for many companies to use than its industry-dominating predecessor. Maybe Google's competition helped.

By September 30, 2014