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Bipedal robot walks a tightrope for human amusement

A well-balanced bipedal robot practices for the upcoming robot revolution by walking a tightrope.

By October 23, 2012

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Google seeks public opinion on 'right to be forgotten'

The search giant wants people to chime in on a European ruling requiring it to remove search result links in response to individual requests. Will it help the debate?

By July 30, 2014

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When iPhone met world, 7 years ago today

Steve Jobs was right when he declared the iPhone a revolutionary product. It redefined the smartphone category and put a powerful computer in the hands of more than a billion people around the world.

By January 9, 2014

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The 404 Throwback: Episode 1,276 on 5/28/13

The 404 is on holiday until CES, but enjoy this special throwback episode from earlier this year when Justin went on a hike and came alarmingly close to not making it back!

By December 20, 2013

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The Silicon Valley of 'Betas'

Amazon's second original show drops the audience in the middle of the country's tech hub. Here's what the makers got right (hoodies, they're everywhere) and wrong (physical Bitcoins, not so much).

By November 23, 2013

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Xbox zings Comedy Central stand-up app directly to TV

Following the iOS version, the cable comedy network isn't worried that bringing its app of thousands of comedy clips to television will steal the spotlight from its normal programming.

By July 30, 2013

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Facebook crosses the mobile chasm. On to the search chasm!

Facebook has figured out mobile advertising for the social graph, but the big money is in the Search Graph.

By July 25, 2013

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How the App Store turned into software development's holy grail

A high ranking on Apple's App Store can translate into a quick fortune. That's why app creators are turning to ranking experts to give them any edge possible.

By July 10, 2013

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Ep. 1276: Where we follow Justin into the darkness

Today's episode leads with a story that happened to Justin on Memorial Day: a survivalist tale of tech failure, the power of nature, and a tightrope walk above surefire doom.

By May 29, 2013

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The 404 1,276: Where we follow Justin into the darkness (podcast)

Today's episode leads with a story that happened to Justin on Memorial Day: a survivalist tale of tech failure, the power of nature, and a tightrope walk above surefire doom.

By May 28, 2013