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Gamers play Tetris on the side of a skyscraper

The 29-story Cira Centre in Philadelphia plays host to what is believed to be the biggest display for the classic game ever.

By Apr. 6, 2014

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Where'd that building go? Korea to get 'invisible' skyscraper

Now you see it, now you don't. A 1,476-foot tower planned for construction just outside of Seoul, South Korea, appears to disappear through optical technology.

By Sep. 13, 2013

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Pocket Climber for iOS

If you want a new angle on the perpetual running genre, Pocket Climber is a worthy purchase, with an excellent swipe control system, randomly generated obstacles, and plenty of challenges.

By Oct. 16, 2012

5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 16, 2012

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Google cooking up connectivity fix for skyscraper cities?

Being surrounded by vast buildings may remind you of Bladerunner, but they make your mobile unhappy. Google could be working on a solution.

By Apr. 17, 2012

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Chinese build skyscraper in just 15 days

Using prefabricated modules, 200 workers construct a 30-story building in China's Hunan Province in a little more than two weeks.

By Jan. 11, 2012

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Canon's skyscraper cam

The PowerShot TX1's 10x zoom lens fits by folding straight back rather than sideways.

By Feb. 21, 2007

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The 404 1,461: Where we sanction the selfie (podcast)

Amazon Dash takes online shopping into the meatspace, Philadelphia gets treated to the world's biggest game of Tetris, unearthing an e-mail from Steve Jobs with a timeline of Apple's future, and the White House could soon ban selfies with Obama forever.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Giant rooftop pendulums to cut quake shaking in Tokyo

The Big One is due in Tokyo, but 300-ton pendulums on rooftops of tall buildings could cut shaking by 60 percent.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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HBO's 'Silicon Valley': At play in the fields of the techies

The premiere of HBO's most anticipated series offered naivete, brutality, hope and despair. No, we're not talking about "Game of Thrones." We're talking about Mike Judge's "Silicon Valley."

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Tesla's latest (and perhaps greatest) endorser: Bill O'Reilly

Having just one year ago said it was a waste of taxpayers' money, the Fox News icon lavishes garlands on Elon Musk's car.

By Apr. 1, 2014