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Planetary postage: The solar system one stamp at a time (pictures)

While a stamp attached the New Horizons spacecraft is about to make history, the rest of the stamps in the series have some fascinating history to teach us as well.

9 Images By July 13, 2015

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Pluto postage stamp on spacecraft heading for history July 14

The New Horizons spacecraft has a host of high-tech equipment aboard to study the Pluto region of our solar system with. It also has a unique little postage stamp.

By July 13, 2015

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Apple 'stamp of approval' for Bitcoin points away from Apple currency

After Apple changed the rules on virtual currencies, the first Bitcoin apps are returning to the App Store.

By June 16, 2014

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Holy snail mail, Batman! Caped Crusader nabs his own stamps

Who needs the Bat-Signal when you can send letters using these collectible Batman stamps from the US Postal Service?

By October 10, 2014

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eBay bids for a chance at success after PayPal split

The struggles and triumphs of eBay could shape where we buy things online and for how much. Here's why.

By July 15, 2015

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Larry Page's stamp on Google: More than moon shots

Since Google's co-founder took charge in 2011, he's had the search giant thinking bigger than ever. What to expect at Google I/O this week? Even if it's nothing mind-blowing, it's all according to plan.

By June 24, 2014

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Why you should think twice before installing the iOS 9 or Mac El Capitan open betas

Commentary: While it's enticing to get new features early, note that beta means beta -- and you probably don't want non-final operating systems on your primary phone, tablet or computer.

By July 9, 2015

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How to make your own emoji

Turn your favorite photos into shareable emoji with this free app.

By April 24, 2015

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Steve Jobs slated to grace US postage stamp in 2015

List of approved subjects obtained by The Washington Post reflects a shift toward more popular individuals as a new revenue source for the cash-strapped service.

By February 20, 2014

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'Heroes' alumnus Milo Ventimiglia joins 'Gotham' as villain Ogre

Another bad guy is headed to "Gotham," causing trouble for the citizens of Bruce Wayne's hometown. The actor best known as Peter Petrelli in "Heroes" is slated to play the charming psychopath.

By February 5, 2015