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Richard Branson's quest for shiny iPad stardom

It might not be as lofty a challenge as creating a space tourism industry, but Branson's Virgin Group has its work cut out for it in the launch of Project, a visually stunning iPad-only magazine.

By November 30, 2010

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A few minutes in the sky with Richard Branson

The Virgin Group billionaire talked to CNET in-flight about why he doesn't see Elon Musk's SpaceX as a competitor and what he thinks BP should do next.

By June 30, 2010

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Man uses computers to discover four planets

A British utility employee who doesn't even own a telescope he is credited with discovering four previously unknown planets using his two computers.

By January 3, 2011

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Rumor: iOS 4.3 to arrive Thursday, support subscription-based apps

It may not be as major as iOS 4.2, but this upcoming update should make it easier for publishers to offer their content on iPhones and iPads.

By December 6, 2010

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Study warns against hyping carbon-fixing biochar

To determine whether man-made charcoal, or biochar, can significantly cut carbon levels in the atmosphere, large-scale systems need to be tested, according to an NRDC analysis.

By November 29, 2010

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Cyber Monday, a massive marketing scam

Angry Birds will soon unwrap a Christmas theme, a French channel launches 3D pornography on demand, and why Cyber Monday is just another chance for marketers to push deals up your nose.

By November 29, 2010

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CES: Datamancer ushers you into world of Steampunk keyboard fetishism

Artist Richard Nagy customizes keyboards with a Steampunk twist, and even sells DIY kits to make and mod your own!

By January 7, 2011

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'Top Chef' techs it up at CES

Appearing at the Bravo booth at CES, former "Top Chef" contestant Richard Blais applies a bit of science and tech in his cooking demos to serve up some snacks to the hungry crowd.

By January 7, 2011

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Qualcomm to buy Atheros for $3.1 billion

The acquisition will give Qualcomm access to wireless LAN, Ethernet, Bluetooth, GPS, passive optical networking, and powerline technologies.

By January 5, 2011

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Sony, Lenovo look to move beyond Netbooks

Sony is apparently taking its Netbook-class laptops up-market, while Lenovo has already announced a new laptop that is more laptop than Netbook.

By January 3, 2011