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Rowing solo across the Pacific (photos)

From crossing the equator to battling booby birds, ocean rower Roz Savage has experienced many memorable moments so far in her historic trip across the Pacific.

14 Images By Apr. 5, 2010


ConnectU founders falter in Olympic rowing heat

Out of five boats, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss place fifth. But they'll have another shot at advancing later this weekend.

By Aug. 9, 2008


Brit cuts short rowing trip across Pacific

Roz Savage who aimed to be first woman to row solo across the Pacific abandons her boat after rough seas capsized more than once.

By Aug. 24, 2007


With the weather with her, Savage sets off rowing

After weather-related delays, woman who hopes to become the first to row solo across the Pacific Ocean finally begins her journey.

By Aug. 13, 2007


ConnectU founders score spots on U.S. Olympic rowing team

Best known as the twins who sued Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss now make headlines for something else: the men's straight pair event in the Olympics.

By Jun. 27, 2008


Microsoft confirms Bates, Reller to exit company

Executives Tony Bates and Tami Reller will be leaving the software giant, and Mark Penn, creator of the "Scroogled" ad campaign, will now be chief strategy officer.

By Mar. 3, 2014


Roz Savage makes history in solo Indian Ocean row

After five months and more than 4,000 miles, the British adventurer and environmental advocate makes landfall in Mauritius, becoming the first woman to row solo across the "big three" oceans.

By Oct. 4, 2011


Athlete body-match app locates your Olympic doppelganger

No matter your body type, there's an Olympian to match you. Locate your body double and find your ideal sport with the BBC's online body-match app.

By Aug. 7, 2012


Nokia adds muscle to Windows Phone -- and Microsoft sure needs it

Microsoft hopes to quadruple its market share in the next five years. It will be similar to Bing having an 18 percent share of US search today. Nice effort, but not close to the dominant Microsoft of times past.

By Sep. 3, 2013


Cell phone annoyances

How to track privacy measures on Google, Facebook, and others, a rower for your Wii, and why other people's cell phone conversations get on your nerves.

By May. 21, 2010