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Crossing the ocean old-world-style, on the Queen Victoria (pictures)

CNET's Amanda Kooser goes for a slow swim across the Atlantic Ocean aboard Cunard's Queen Victoria, which still carries a torch for the olden days of luxury travel.

10 Images By May 9, 2015

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110-year-old electric car sells for more than a Tesla

Electric cars aren't new. A very old and rare Woods Queen Victoria Brougham just sold for a pretty penny at auction.

By September 28, 2015

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It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman flying on a drone

This guy strapped a Superman toy to a DJI Phantom 3 drone and captured the Man of Steel flying around Victoria Park in London and presumably saving the day.

By August 27, 2015

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As the Reddit Turns: Ex-CEO says Ellen Pao not to blame for firing of key exec

Former Reddit CEO Yishan Wong says co-founder Alexis Ohanian was behind the abrupt dismissal of popular executive Victoria Taylor and let Pao "take the heat," leading to her resignation.

By July 13, 2015

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Geek overboard: Crossing the Atlantic on an old-school ship

CNET's Amanda Kooser relives the long-ago days of luxury ocean liner travel aboard the modern Queen Victoria, where white gloves meet Wi-Fi.

By May 9, 2015

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Largest southern hemisphere wind farm opens in Victoria

A joint venture between Australia's AGL and New Zealand's Meridian Energy has opened the southern hemisphere's largest wind farm in Macarthur, Victoria.

By April 14, 2013

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Zappos for bras: True & Co. to take on Victoria's Secret

New online retailer says it can offer women a perfect fit without needing measurements.

By May 30, 2012

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Don't trust Apple Maps: Victoria Police

Victorian police have issued a warning to motorists travelling towards Mildura to put away their iPhones and iPads, and not trust Apple's Maps to navigate.

By December 10, 2012

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Free Wi-Fi coming to Victorian train services

Commuters in regional Victoria are set to get access to free Wi-Fi on selected train services, thanks to a new $40 million project aimed at eradicating mobile blackspots.

By April 8, 2014

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Tech Minute: Helpful apps, Web site for naming baby

In Great Britain right now, there is a lot of speculation as to what Prince William and Princess Kate will name their baby. Victoria for a girl? George for a boy? If you too are in the hunt for a baby name, turn to technology to pick out the perfect moniker for your little one. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some helpful apps and a Web site in this Tech Minute.

By July 18, 2013