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Deadly animal machine rises again at Rome's Colosseum

Technically Incorrect: As part of a documentary, a timber cage that once lifted animals into the arena to fight has been rebuilt by archaeologists and engineers. It'll be there the next time you visit.

By June 8, 2015

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Two women, desperate for original selfie, carve initials into Rome's Colosseum

Technically Incorrect: Two Californian women are arrested after defacing the landmark's walls with a coin. Bystanders report them to police.

By March 10, 2015

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Four free utilities that will save you time right now

From the Cheapskate: Well, after you install them, that is. Plus: one of the best Xbox One deals ever!

By February 8, 2016

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Pope to meet with Alphabet's Eric Schmidt

The two will meet for 15 minutes at the Vatican in Rome, an indication of just how important the technology industry has become.

By January 13, 2016

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How sex tech could threaten the world's oldest profession

The adult industry's embrace of virtual reality and Internet-connected toys mean porn is getting more and more lifelike. Will there be room for the real thing?

By January 24, 2016

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Skype Translator adds Mandarin and Italian to its repertoire

The translation feature for the Internet-calling service now speaks the languages of Beijing and Rome. But the translator is still available only in preview mode.

By April 8, 2015

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Ryse: Son of Rome: Xbox One

Strap on your sandals and grab your sword for the centurion combat epic, Ryse: Son of Rome.

June 10, 2013

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Rome's Colosseum is pulling a Pisa

Ancient amphitheater is leaning, authorities say, with north side more than 15 inches lower than south.

By July 30, 2012

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Xbox One problems earn affected gamers a free game

Microsoft is giving a free copy of Dead Rising 3, Ryse: Son of Rome, Forza Motorsport 5, or Zoo Tycoon to gamers with a broken Xbox One.

By November 26, 2013

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Italy to launch Ferrari-style high-speed train

Making its debut next week, the Italo has a top speed of 186 mph and will connect Milan, Rome, and Naples in high style.

By April 21, 2012