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Where are its manners? This extinct mammal sucked in its food

Fossils of an extinct creature that looked like a cross between a hippo and a walrus show it didn't chew its food like most mammals. It probably also ate with its mouth open and never used a coaster.

By October 8, 2015


The only way to avoid hangover is to drink less, study says

Technically Incorrect: Water doesn't help, neither does eating fatty foods. This is the conclusion of a repeat study of drunken university students.

By August 30, 2015


Evolution, in rhyme: Beasts great and small and their cousins big and tall

NPR's Skunk Bear series showcases 12 animals, some with and without hair, next to their prehistoric cousins who could give you quite a scare.

By August 12, 2015


Cards Against Humanity gave me part of a private island

Cards Against Humanity's weird holiday promotion resulted in the death of Santa Claus, an apocalyptic lizard uprising and the carving up of a private island in Maine.

By January 5, 2015


US download speeds sluggish compared with other countries

Does your Internet download speed seem painfully sloth-like? This could be a result of the country you live in. The US ranks a lowly 31st in the world's consumer download speeds.

By November 26, 2013


The Goonies hits Lego Cuusoo

While it may be true that Goonies never say die, they do age. The film is turning 30 in 2015, and one Lego Cuusoo member would like to celebrate — in Lego style.

By September 23, 2013


UK's average broadband speed is slower than Romania's

Even some formerly Communist countries such as Romania have faster average broadband speeds than the UK, which isn't even in the top 10.

By January 24, 2013


Sky Broadband slow, Sky admits, blames subscriber boost

Sky Broadband is suffering under the weight of its subscriber numbers, and customers are understandably miffed.

By January 23, 2013


CES predictions, Ubuntu for phones and cat cafes in Podcast 320

In the first CNET UK podcast of 2013, the team gaze into the crystal ball of tech and predict what products will be at this year's CES.

By January 4, 2013


A3 E-tron previews Audi electric car

Audi let CNET drive its A3 E-tron prototype, an electric car that seems road-ready, as it matches many of the features found in electric cars currently in production.

By November 15, 2012