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Summer's best meteor showers streak night skies

Just in time for the new moon, the Delta Aquarid showers peak on Monday and Tuesday and the Perseid showers start to get under way.

By July 28, 2014

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Lucky streaks exist, but luck's got nothing to do with it

Research on gamblers by two scientists show much more subtle pattern emerging in lucky streaks than mere chance.

By May 13, 2014

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Apple continues stealthy buying streak with micro LED startup LuxVue

The iPhone maker just nabbed the 5-year-old company in another example of its discrete acquisition push.

By May 2, 2014

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Tablet Tuesday: Get a 7-inch Dell Streak for $99.99

It's a refurb, and that's your post-rebate price, but it's still a mighty compelling deal on a speedy tablet.

By November 13, 2012

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Will Black Ops II keep Call of Duty's record sales streak alive?

Last year, Call of Duty generated $400 million in its first day of availability.

By November 13, 2012

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Earth-buzzing asteroid may have dropped meteorite on Nicaragua

Daredevil asteroid 2014 RC slid by close to Earth Sunday, but it may have left a parting gift in the form of a meteorite crater in Nicaragua.

By September 8, 2014

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Wanted man posted Ice Bucket Challenge on Facebook, police say

Police in Nebraska receive a tip on the location where a man -- who allegedly violated parole -- poured ice on himself.

By August 25, 2014

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The Emmys and online shows: Yup, as stodgy as you'd think

Netflix made headlines last year at the Emmy television awards, but a deeper look shows the awards are no faster to recognize online programming than they were for cable.

By August 24, 2014

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Perseid meteors light up skies tonight, despite supermoon

These showers are so stunning that Google even dedicated an animated Doodle to the celestial show.

By August 12, 2014

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The best view of the Perseid meteor shower is from space

It's a great week for celestial gazing with both a supermoon and the year's best meteor shower lighting things up, but the best view is also from out of this world.

By August 11, 2014