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Rare shark caught off Scottish coast won't win any beauty pageants

Scientists catch an unusual shark that looks like a cross between a blobfish and an electric eel. No wonder the poor species doesn't go out in public much.

By October 2, 2015

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Actor David Tennant, like most grown-ups, doesn't get Snapchat

The "Doctor Who" and "Jessica Jones" actor also reveals his favourite comic characters in a visit to Marvel HQ.

By April 27, 2016

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Taken out by Twitter: A brief history of political social-media screwups

This week, Ted Cruz canned an aide for throwing some social-media shade at a rival. It's yet another example in the tawdry tradition of political undoings that started with a status update.

By February 24, 2016

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Zuckerberg aims to boost Internet backbone in developing world

Facebook is trying to move past the Free Basics controversy by announcing a new infrastructure project to get the developing world online.

By February 22, 2016

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My inner 10-year-old and I review 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

CNET's Rich Trenholm calls on his loquacious younger self to see if "Star Wars: The Force Awakens", a galactic greatest-hits, lives up to the film's endless hype.

By December 16, 2015

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Has the Loch Ness Monster been catfishing us all these centuries?

One of the world's foremost Nessie hunters says he no longer believes in the legend of a dinosaurlike creature patrolling the depths of a Scottish lake.

By July 17, 2015

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Scottish town miffed at role in Grand Theft Auto V

Some in Hawick, Scotland, worry that a ratty fictional version in GTA V could destroy the "good reputation of the town."

By September 19, 2013

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Man drives while using cell phone, headphones and laptop

Technically Incorrect: A Scottish cyclist captures a driver using seemingly every gadget possible to make driving more dangerous. He posts his video to YouTube.

By February 9, 2015

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UK shop cuts out cash for Bitcoin for next three days

Second-hand shop CeX has traded in cash for Bitcoin as one branch ditches pounds for a couple of days to celebrate online currencies and Scottish independence.

By May 13, 2014

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Scottish Premier League highlights coming to YouTube

YouTube has struck a deal to show the best bits of the first Scottish Premier League season without Rangers.

By August 9, 2012