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skimming

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How to use the new skim feature in Google Play Books

The latest update for Google's Book reading app brings a skim feature that helps you find what you're looking for, faster.

By October 31, 2014

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4 ways to stop sleeping with your phone

Let's get real: You do it, your neighbor does it and we do it, too. But before getting cozy under the covers with your smartphone, consider one of these ways to go to bed solo and proud.

By July 6, 2016

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Channeling Mark Twain: How I edited a crowdsourced novel (once)

The lead writer of CNET's crowdsourced science fiction novel echoes one of his favorite authors to recall the inspiration for the project and how it came to be.

By May 25, 2016

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NSW Police target ATM "skimming syndicate"

Police are cracking down on an ATM "skimming syndicate" with potential Eastern European links after a number of Sydney ATMs have been targeted.

By April 27, 2014

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13 indicted in $2M gas station card-skimming scheme

Pump-mounted devices used Bluetooth chips that allowed the thieves to retrieve the data without having to physically connect to the devices, prosecutors allege.

By January 22, 2014

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Use Scrollbar of Contents for Chrome to easily navigate long Web pages

Tired of skimming through an endless scrolling Web page to find the information you're looking for? Wish every Web site had a table of contents like Wikipedia? Now you can add one with a Chrome extension.

By October 18, 2013

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Sailrocket 2 breaks sailing speed record at 68 mph

Skimming along a bay in Africa, this sleek carbon-fiber craft seems to barely touch the water.

By November 20, 2012

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Robot Jesus bug goes from walking to jumping

Though it weighs more than 1,100 water striders, this little bot can leap 5.5 inches in the air while skimming the water's surface.

By July 25, 2012

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Ep, 909: Where we get evicted out of Starbucks

Today's 404 podcast digest: Facebook music, 3D printers for ATM skimming, Shoot the Celebrity, and $10 Internet for low-income families via Comcast.

By September 22, 2011

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The 404 909: Where we get evicted out of Starbucks (podcast)

Today's 404 podcast digest: Facebook music, 3D printers for ATM skimming, Shoot the Celebrity, and $10 Internet for low-income families via Comcast.

By September 22, 2011