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recreation

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GameDr destroys recreation of youth

If you get this for your kid you're an awful parent.

By May. 21, 2009

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Time Warner Cable, Cablevision light up NYC parks with Wi-Fi

The Wi-Fi hotspots are part of a partnership between the cable companies and New York City that includes a $10 million investment fund for Wi-Fi deployment in parks and public spaces.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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Kansas City dyes frozen fountain: Looks like someone's dying

To celebrate its Chiefs appearing in the NFL playoffs on Saturday, Kansas City Parks and Recreation doesn't quite heed the call of science on a cold day.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Browser plug-in figuratively kills the word 'literally'

It's the best plug-in ever created, and that's no hyperbole. OK, maybe a little.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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Great Scott! Back to the Future to become a musical in 2015

Robert Zemeckis' time-travelling comedy will become a musical next year, making its debut in London's West End.

By Feb. 1, 2014

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Road Trip 2009: What time is it, anyway?

Why did two iPhones and a Garmin GPS device give me the time from a zone hundreds of miles away?

By Jul. 13, 2009

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The 404 1,346: Where we share a dream with Jim O'Heir (podcast)

Today's double-feature episode features stories about a tiny mirror accessory that turns your iPhone into a creepshots factory, cell service coming to MTA subways in New York, a crowdsourced dream database app, and an interview with Jim O'Heir from "Parks and Recreation"!

By Sep. 19, 2013

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Relax in this $30,000 'Star Trek' Enterprise basement

Canadian "Star Trek" fan Line Rainville goes all-out in renovating her basement into a starship suite. She's even got a transporter and food replicators.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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Ford highlights V2V safety tech with daredevil drivers

At the Driverless Car demonstration area on the CES 2014 grounds, Ford is showing how vehicle-to-vehicle communication can save lives.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Star Wars Episode VII's R2-D2 is fan-built here in the UK

Two British Star Wars fans who make working astromech droids for fun were hired to make the 'real' R2 after their work was spotted at a show.

By Nov. 20, 2013