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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014

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Windows is 30, so we salute its quick and dirty roots

C:\happy-birthday.exe! Windows is 30, so meet MS-DOS, the quick and dirty cornerstone of Microsoft's software empire.

By November 11, 2013

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Retro spy gear bodes well for future of 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'

Crave's Kelsey Adams gets ready for the new season of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." with a quick salute to the Howling Commandos' EMP joy buzzer and other old-school fun.

By September 23, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 040: Netflix on Oculus Rift, cyborg moths, and hard drives in Minecraft

Scientists are implanting electrodes into moths. Why, you ask? The researchers believe that by controlling moth flight, they may find new ways of conducting search and rescue missions.

By August 21, 2014

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Xbox: How Microsoft cracked gaming (video)

It was little more than a PC in a box, but the Xbox shot Microsoft to the forefront of the console race. Adventures in Tech examines how Microsoft found its cool.

By May 6, 2014

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Why Apple can't get Siri right (video)

Anyone who's used Siri will know it frequently mishears, misunderstands or just plain gets it wrong. With the help of an expert, Adventures in Tech explains why Siri's job is so hard, and how it could improve in future.

By April 22, 2014

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Kalamazoo Growlers to wear selfie-inspired jerseys

A Northwoods League baseball team will celebrate a Salute to Selfie night by playing a game in jerseys slathered with fan photos.

By March 13, 2014

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Nokia makes a skirt from 80 Lumia smartphones

The company has developed a skirt made from 80 of its Lumia 1520 and 1020 smartphones. It's a fashion thing, apparently.

By February 14, 2014

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Ski resort mocks techies, then acts like one of them

North Lake Tahoe creates an Apres Ski guide, which suggests that any tourist who works at Google should buy a round of drinks. However, to view the guide, you have to go through a data-sucking slalom.

By February 11, 2014

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The amazing story behind the first Sony Walkman

Sony's legendary gadget was created by removing features from an existing product. Adventures in Tech explains the Walkman's surprising origin story.

By January 27, 2014