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pyramid

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How did Egyptians move pyramid stones? Mystery may be solved

Alien pyramid-building theories take a blow as a new study shows Egyptians may have used water to help move the massive stones.

By May 1, 2014

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Four NASA spacecraft search for secrets of magnetic explosions

A phenomenon known as magnetic reconnection releases crazy amounts of energy around our planet. NASA now has a way to study it in more detail than ever.

By March 13, 2015

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Mind-reading toy trains 'Star Wars' Jedi Masters -- with holograms

At Toy Fair 2015, CNET's Bridget Carey tracks down new high-tech toys. Kids can train robot dino pets, race cars with a mind of their own, bring coloring books to life and don headgear to learn how to use the Force.

By February 18, 2015

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Bitcoin trader MyCoin shutters, taking $387M in investor funds

Hong Kong-based MyCoin has reportedly closed its doors, with suggestions the operation was a Bitcoin-themed ponzi scheme.

By February 9, 2015

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Appliance Science: The uplifting biology of baking

We owe a lot to an invisible organism that makes foods like bread possible. In the latest installment of our Appliance Science column, we look at our favorite fungus: yeast.

By December 16, 2014

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I cruised on the ship of the future. The future looks awesome

Crave's Michael Franco sets sail on Royal Caribbean's latest ship and gets treated to a tour of its high-tech features from virtual balconies to power robots.

By November 17, 2014

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Alienware's Area 51 desktop ready to play

This giant gaming desktop holds three graphics cards and five hard drives within its unique pyramid shape.

By October 27, 2014

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Get a Soundfreaq Pocket Kick Bluetooth speaker for $74.99

Normally $100, this top-rated speaker blasts out top-notch audio and runs for 10 hours on a charge.

By November 14, 2014

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Spotify comes to Canada for free tunes, or ad-free for a few toonies

Canadian music fans can now enjoy the popular music streaming service on their phones, tablets and PCs.

By September 30, 2014

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New 'Diamond nanothreads' may make space elevator a reality

Scientists produce ultra-thin threads of carbon atoms they say should be stronger and stiffer than any existing man-made material. Space elevators, here we come.

By September 26, 2014