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weed

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Weed? Oxnard? Nope, Mac OS X dubbed Yosemite

The big cats are long gone as Apple sticks with its new California naming scheme for OS X 10.10 . You can't get much more majestic than "Yosemite."

By June 2, 2014

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Down on the farm, Lettuce Bot is quietly slaying weeds

Blue River is working on an agricultural robot that can ID undesirable plants and dispatch them. It could help reduce the cost of organic produce.

By September 14, 2012

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This is why people use phones to film police

A routine traffic stop in Iowa turns into a police officer trying to trick the driver into admitting he has pot. His reasoning? The driver must have pot because he's into frisbee golf.

By October 13, 2014

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IRS calling? Nope. It's a scam

CNET's Charlie Cooper got a call one day from the IRS -- or so the caller claimed. But it was an all too common social-engineering scam. And you could be next.

By August 31, 2014

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Facebook nixes click-bait headlines in users' newsfeeds

Likely bringing a collective sigh of relief, the social network announces it's changing its algorithm to ensure click-bait articles aren't so prominently featured.

By August 25, 2014

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Slack soars on success of solving our lame office problems

This enterprise software tool is not as dull as you might expect. In fact, Slack is skyrocketing in popularity by bringing hip design and novel functionality to an overlooked issue.

By August 12, 2014

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New site: We'll tell you how mansion owners made their money

Mansion Map is a faintly creepy new site that lets you discover who lives in the biggest houses and how the 1 percent of the 1 percent made their money.

By July 10, 2014

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E-joints: The toke of the future?

With the rise in prominence of "e-cigs," electronic cannabis may not be too far behind. A Dutch company claims it's created the first legal e-joint.

By June 26, 2014

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Apple snuffs out popular pot-dealing app

After smoking the top of the charts on iTunes this week, Weed Firm has been kicked out of Apple's App Store.

By May 21, 2014

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NFC could be coming to the iPhone 6

Reports point to Apple bringing NFC to the next iPhone, the new Apple TV might be the WWDC surprise and Apple shuts down "Weed Firm"

By May 22, 2014