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Next-gen high-res video faces new fees and uncertainty

So-called 4K video could arrive later and cost more because of a surprise royalty demand for a certain video compression technology.

By March 26, 2015

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FTC goes after fraudulent board game Kickstarter

In the first case of its kind, the Federal Trade Commission has taken legal action against a Kickstarter creator who deceived his backers.

By June 11, 2015

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Freaky Burgess Shale fossil finds its head

Researchers have found teeny tiny teeth in a creature half a billion years old so strange it was named Hallucigenia.

By June 24, 2015

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E3 2015 Monday recap: Microsoft and Sony press conferences

With The Last Guardian, Gears of War and tons of other games finally confirmed, Monday was busy with new game announcements.

By June 15, 2015

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How do you weigh the Milky Way anyway?

A team of astronomers has calculated the weight of the Milky Way to a high degree of precision by observing stars outside the galactic disc.

By June 4, 2015

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Six burning questions if T-Mobile, Dish Network actually get together

A merger between the nation's fourth-largest wireless carrier and second-largest satellite-TV provider is intriguing. Here's why.

By June 4, 2015

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NSA's collection of phone-call data could be cut off for a time

As a key deadline approaches, the US Senate votes against extending a controversial National Security Agency program -- but votes down a bill designed to reform it.

By May 23, 2015

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New England Patriots bring out Nobel Prize winner in Deflategate rebuttal

Technically Incorrect: Still fighting a four-game suspension of their quarterback, the Patriots create a Web site to counter what they say is the NFL's dismissal of scientific evidence about ball deflation.

By May 14, 2015

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Wayward Russian spacecraft could hit Earth Friday

After a failed space station supply mission, the out-of-control cargo ship (or what's left of it) could crash down soon. Where pieces may end up is almost anyone's guess.

By May 6, 2015

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Windows 10 pricing after first year remains up in the air

Microsoft is still figuring out what to charge for Windows 10 after the operating system will no longer be free -- or how the software will evolve.

By April 30, 2015