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iPhone 4 launch day: Surrey goes iCrazy

The hysteria over iPhone 4 is spreading across the whole country like wildfire -- we hung with our homies in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey

By Jun. 24, 2010

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Ride the Oculus Rift to outer space!

Researchers at the UK's Surrey Space Center are trying to fund a novel way for the 99.999992 percent of us who've never been to outer space to virtually get there.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Cyclist heads down freeway, blames GPS

A UK man using his phone to find a shortcut ends up cycling down a freeway, until police catch up with him.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Gang foiled in plot to take over Santander UK's computers

A criminal gang tried to take control of Santander's computers to steal millions, and they used some pretty basic tech, too.

By Sep. 14, 2013

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Google Nexus fired into space to see if screams are audible

A science project to warm the cockles of a xenomorph's acidic heart: The first smartphone satellite will test the "Alien" tagline so you don't have to.

By Feb. 25, 2013

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Cell phone germs as art: Gross or gorgeous?

Molecular biology students test their phones for bugs -- and find lots of them. Some even look like flowers and distant galaxies.

By Feb. 20, 2013

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Rural fibre broadband given green light from Europe

The European Union has approved a rural broadband boost to bring the Web to areas to Britain currently starved of Web access.

By Nov. 21, 2012

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Why I want to live in space: Mars One book to show human side

With its upcoming book of essays and applicant letters, the nonprofit trying to colonize Mars seeks a deeper, more communal understanding about what it may be like to travel to the Red Planet and never come back.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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Android 'smartphone satellite' aims for space

With smartphones gaining power while shedding size, British researchers say it's time to use them as primary computers for satellites.

By Jan. 24, 2011

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Cat secrets: Researchers track 50 felines with GPS, cams

Researchers delve into the secret life of cats for a BBC special. An interactive Web site lets you follow along with individual kitties.

By Jun. 14, 2013