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Diver's delight: From oil rig to teeming fish habitat

The Rigs to Reefs program has transformed 450 oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico into reefs that host teeming fish populations. CNET Road Trip 2014 dove a rig for an up-close look.

By July 30, 2014

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In the Gulf of Mexico, from oil rigs to fish havens (pictures)

All around the Gulf, old oil rigs have been transformed into marine habitats. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives deep under the surface to check out the Rigs to Reefs program.

20 Images By July 30, 2014

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FaceRig maps your face onto a 3D avatar in real time

How would you look as a demon? A software program seeking funding on Indiegogo uses a Webcam to map your facial expressions and movements onto the face of an animated character.

By January 9, 2014

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Lion vs. Nikon: a customised 4x4 rig for photographing wildlife

Lions are often called the most majestic creatures. After watching this video, you will soon appreciate why.

By November 24, 2013

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Police using big rigs to catch texting drivers

Highway patrol officers in Tennessee have had enough of you texting at the wheel. So they are lifting themselves up to get a better view of you.

By October 31, 2013

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Bullet-time rig made from 130 HTC One smartphones

To demonstrate the power of its Snapdragon processor, Qualcomm has set up a bullet-time rig made up of 130 HTC One smartphones.

By October 22, 2013

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Surface Pro as a gaming rig? It's ready and able

The laptop-class hardware inside the Surface Pro makes it a formidable gaming platform -- for a tablet.

By February 12, 2013

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Gawk at this life-size Lego big rig

Vroom vroom! Need a lift? Check out this monster-size 1:1 scale Lego truck made from 250,000 bricks.

By September 25, 2012

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Six shows off eye-catching modular video rig

Every component in this video rig can be swapped and configured for use in almost any scenario. Did we mention it's also built to military spec?

By September 21, 2012

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Google takes Street View off-road with backpack rig

At its "Next Dimension" Google Maps event, the company shows off a backpack rig for mapping places inaccessible to vehicles. Also: 1 billion users access Google Earth each month.

By June 6, 2012