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Spike Charger

The Spike Charger delivers wireless power to your cell phone but there are better competing products for the time being.

By March 4, 2008

3 stars Editors' rating March 4, 2008

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Facebook sees spike in government requests for data, content restriction

The social network sees a massive increase in the amount of content banned in India for being anti-religious or hate speech.

By November 12, 2015

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'Orbis Spike' in 1610 marks humanity's first major impact on planet Earth

Humans are as "Earth-changing as a meteor strike," says a researcher who has proposed a new start date for the so-called Anthropocene, or "human epoch."

By March 12, 2015

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Amazon scores Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq' as its first original movie

The film's all-star cast includes Nick Cannon, Wesley Snipes, Jennifer Hudson, Teyonah Parris and more. It's a big win as Amazon fights to dominate the video-streaming space.

By July 15, 2015

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'Game of Thrones' drives traffic spike for HBO -- and dings Netflix

A twice-yearly Internet traffic report provides a peek at how the season premiere of the hit fantasy series boosted viewership of HBO's online services.

By May 28, 2015

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Seeing more ads on your phone? Mobile ad revenue spikes

Did you notice more commercials while you toyed with your phone or watched an online video? Sales of both jumped last year, lifting total Internet ad spending to a record $49.5 billion in the US.

By April 23, 2015

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Amazon Studios gets Spike Lee's next film, 'Chiraq,' report says

Word of a possible deal with Lee follows the news from January that Woody Allen will write and direct his first-ever television series for Amazon.

By April 9, 2015

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This 30-foot-tall spiked Faraday cage helps satellites thrive

Looking like a deathtrap in a movie, this room at one of the ESA's test centers plays a critical role in satellite building.

By February 7, 2015

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Wearable robots for the paralyzed take a step forward

A next-gen exoskeleton, now on sale, highlights how the latest robots are merging science fiction with reality.

By February 2, 2016

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Here are the reasons why so many hoverboards are catching fire

Buying a self-balancing scooter? You might want to think twice.

By December 22, 2015