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Pluto postage stamp on spacecraft heading for history July 14

The New Horizons spacecraft has a host of high-tech equipment aboard to study the Pluto region of our solar system with. It also has a unique little postage stamp.

By July 13, 2015

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Planetary postage: The solar system one stamp at a time (pictures)

While a stamp attached the New Horizons spacecraft is about to make history, the rest of the stamps in the series have some fascinating history to teach us as well.

9 Images By July 13, 2015

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Intel's Edison joins the quest to save the bees

Tiny radio-frequency identification chips attached to bees will be paired with Intel Edison boards to monitor the bees' activities and help the fight against colony collapse disorder.

By August 24, 2015

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Steve Jobs slated to grace US postage stamp in 2015

List of approved subjects obtained by The Washington Post reflects a shift toward more popular individuals as a new revenue source for the cash-strapped service.

By February 20, 2014

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3D-printed cast heals broken bones, doubles as Bluetooth speaker

Meet the BoomCast, a 3D-printed cast with embedded electronics, which gives patients more freedom and allows doctors to monitor a patient's progress anywhere in the world.

By July 31, 2015

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How consumers can fight back against big wireless

CNET's Marguerite Reardon takes a look at a startup that could allow wireless customers who are prohibited from filing class-action lawsuits to hold big companies like AT&T accountable when they violate their contracts.

By July 13, 2015

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Apple recalls Beats Pill XL speakers on risk of overheating

The voluntary recall stems from problems with the battery in the Beats Pill XL speakers, which in rare cases, may overheat and pose a fire risk, says Apple.

By June 3, 2015

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Get a Dymo thermal label printer for $115.99

Priced at around $250 elsewhere, the LabelWriter requires no ink cartridges. Plus: four bonus deals!

By May 27, 2015

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Hubble revisits 'Pillars of Creation' in gorgeous high-def image

NASA pulls out all the Hubble stops with a fresh look at the unreal columns of gas surrounded by sparkling stars found in the Eagle Nebula.

By January 6, 2015

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Why I'm done buying cheap Lightning cables

A high failure rate forces me to re-examine the "value" of cheapie cables, at least for iPhones.

By September 10, 2014