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Meet Skippy the stone-throwing robot

Longing for the simple pleasures of a lazy summer day? Up in Sun Valley, Idaho, a cheerful stone-skipping robot awaits your remote commands.

By Jul. 11, 2012


Apple suspends iPhone 4S sales in China after egg-throwing attack

iPhone 4S sales are halted in China after one store was pelted with eggs when it told waiting customers that it would not be selling the new phone as scheduled, according to reports.

By Jan. 13, 2012


Puppy-throwing girl offers purported YouTube apology

Video of a girl throwing puppies into a river sparks Web outrage. While a still-active Facebook group threatens to kill her, alleged perpetrator posts an apology video.

By Sep. 1, 2010


Throwing the book at cyberbullies

New book explores the trend in child intimidation via the Internet and cell phones. Can parents get even with cyberbullies? What are they already doing wrong?

By Oct. 31, 2007


Man patents ball for throwing

If you throw a ball to someone and a computer records the score, is it a video game?

By Oct. 30, 2006


O'Reilly: Stop throwing sheep, do something worthy

In his keynote address at the Web 2.0 Expo, conference czar encourages audience to stop focusing on goofy social-networking applications and instead work to change the world.

By Sep. 18, 2008


Q&A: Throwing sheep at Plaxo's Joseph Smarr

The chief systems architect at the contact management system tells CNET News.com about his vision of, in a sense, one social identity to rule them all.

By Feb. 29, 2008