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Spike Away vest keeps people out of your personal space

A designer's spiky vest makes your personal space an unwelcome zone for other people.

By December 4, 2013

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Netflix's Hastings cautiously celebrates spike in stock price

With a resounding third-quarter profit and record high share prices, the video streaming service's CEO says it's best to focus on increasing subscribers and "ignore the volatility in our stock."

By October 21, 2013

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Piracy spikes as Time Warner Cable's CBS blackout continues

Piracy rates on the popular CBS show "Under the Dome" are up 34 percent, according to a new report.

By August 8, 2013

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Amaysim '3-hour delivery' offer sees spike in sales

MVNO Amaysim's three-hour delivery service for new SIM cards ordered has seen a 70 per cent jump in Sydney CBD sales.

By July 31, 2013

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Spike Lee: Tech is a double-edge sword in filmmaking

What's given moviemakers tools like crowdfunding and YouTube has also led to a CGI-centric Hollywood where everything looks the same, the famous film director tells CNET.

By July 28, 2013

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Spike Lee pans in on Kickstarter for next indie film

Lee is the latest (and probably most influential) filmmaker to turn to the crowdfunding site for financing. He hopes to raise $1.5 million for his next feature film, which he says is about people "who are addicted to blood."

By July 22, 2013

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Have tablets peaked?

Brian Cooley discusses the slow-growing tablet market and what manufacturers need to do to make sales spike.

By September 9, 2014

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Off-the-grid texting device GoTenna attracts antisurveillance crowd

A gadget for text messaging without cell service sees a spike in interest from the pro-privacy crypto and Bitcoin communities -- even though that wasn't its creators' intention.

By September 7, 2014

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9 things you should know about surge protectors

They vary a lot in price, but all surge protectors aim to do one thing: protect your gear against power spike-related damage. Here are nine things you should know before you start looking.

By July 30, 2014

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Happy now? This equation predicts your well-being

Can something as subjective as happiness be mathematically quantified? British researchers have formulated an equation that they say can predict moment-to-moment happiness.

By August 5, 2014