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No, Amazon probably isn't opening hundreds of bookstores

The mall executive who first ignited the rumor on a conference call with investors is now walking it back.

By February 3, 2016

Roundup

The Most Exciting Tech in the World

Robots, space travel and living in the Matrix. CNET editors from around the globe get personal about the tech that fires them up the most.

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Insane video puts you in front seat of world's tallest 'giga coaster'

A crazy new roller coaster modeled after a hornet's flight is coming to a Charlotte, N.C., amusement park -- and it's not for the faint of heart.

By March 5, 2015

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Your impulse buys are costing Amazon a fortune

The online retailer missed Wall Street projections during its all-important holiday quarter, and shipping and fulfillment costs didn't help the situation.

By January 28, 2016

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Ship your breast milk, stick yourself with pins: The new world of worker perks

One company ponies up so that traveling moms can ship their breast milk, another provides on-site acupuncture. A look at the latest enticements from a range of employers.

By February 3, 2016

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Optimistic futurism: The designers building the world of tomorrow

Whether it's the first cordless kettle or a spacecraft for civilians, UK design company Seymourpowell has long created inventions on "the edge of the future." But how do you design a world that doesn't exist yet?

By November 9, 2015

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Google Street View puts you atop world's tallest building

A "street view" from the pinnacle of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai offers offers a sweeping view of the city from 2,717 feet up in the air.

By June 24, 2013

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Building a securely connected world

Embracing open, cross-platform tech is how we're preparing for a world where everything is a little smarter.

By July 17, 2015

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Tom Merritt guest co-hosts on today's Tomorrow Daily

Rich is on vacation, so Tom Merritt is sitting in as co-pilot of the show today. Will Tom's b-movie prophecy come true? Will fruit flies in space mutate into terrifying Jeff Goldblums and destroy us all?

By July 9, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 015: Tom Merritt fills in, the world's tallest water slide, and more

On today's show, Tom Merritt fills in for Rich; Ashley and Tom discuss fruit flies in space, the amazing visual effects in 'Game of Thrones,' and the world's tallest water slide (which Ashley will never ride).

By July 9, 2014

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The world's tallest ever Lego tower erected in Hungary

Official Lego Builders travelled from Denmark to Hungary last week and succeeded in breaking the world record for the tallest ever tower of Lego.

By June 3, 2014