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St Andrew's Day celebrated with a Google doodle

Google has unveiled a St Andrew's Day-themed doodle to mark the public holiday.

By November 30, 2013

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Fastest man-made spinning object clocks in at 600M rpm

Scientists at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland spun a man-made sphere of calcium carbonate at 600 million revolutions per minute.

By August 28, 2013

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St David's Day celebrated with Google doodle

Google has unveiled a new doodle for St David's Day, the national day of celebration in Wales.

By March 1, 2014

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Aussie Dyson entrant gives helmets a 21st Century overhaul

James Dyson Awards entries close August 1, but one of this year's Australian entries is already gaining interest from police motorcycle departments around the world.

By July 30, 2013

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Reid Hoffman--Silicon Valley's 'startup whisperer'

The New York Times paints a portrait of the LinkedIn founder as the man every entrepreneur wants to meet and wants to be.

By November 6, 2011

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With Groupon, Google could go beyond engineers

Google is said to be seriously interested in buying e-commerce site Groupon, or has already bought it depending on who you believe. Groupon is already making money on its own--but it may want to sell because it can't keep that up indefinitely.

By November 29, 2010

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Daily deals: They're taking over your town

After group-buying company Groupon achieved early success, daily deals are all over the place in U.S. cities. Just how many of them is there room for?

By February 23, 2010

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DNA analysis uncovers genetic errors behind 12 major cancers

Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis say it may someday be possible to perform a single test to screen for a wide range of cancer types.

By October 16, 2013

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Will $20 glasses, universal standard polish active 3D TV's apple?

A lack of affordable glasses and interoperability has plagued active 3D since its launch, but glasses and standards purveyor XpanD, along with Sony, Panasonic and Samsung, aims to address those issues.

By January 11, 2012

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Lawsuit claims professor cut out of Square's original patent

The suit, filed by St. Louis professor Robert Morley, says he came up with the mobile payment company's basic concept and technology. The legal dispute has been going on for several years.

By January 30, 2014