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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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Skyscraper's natural death ray melts Jaguar

A man parks his car outside a London skyscraper -- known as the Walkie-Talkie -- under construction. He returns to find elements of his car have been melted by light reflected from the building.

By Sep. 2, 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.

Oct. 16, 2012

5 stars Editors' 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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When it comes to skyscrapers, is taller greener or smaller better?

Building up, rather than out, combats urban sprawl, but smaller means more sustainable buildings and lifestyle, more trees and green space.

By Aug. 14, 2007

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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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Hang on tight, there's a scary new way to see the Windy City

Get this, now there's a nightmare-inducing ride that will angle you out 30 degrees while you're 94 floors above Chicago. What will they think of next?

By May. 21, 2014

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Hear the Tetris theme played on wine glasses

Tetris might be all about blocks, but in a new YouTube video, it gets a flowing, watery treatment that's hard not to enjoy.

By Jul. 3, 2014