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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


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.


Take a ride on the tallest, fastest, longest 'dive coaster' on Earth

New video takes you on the Valravn roller coaster -- named after a mythic beast -- that breaks records with its vertical drop and other head-scrambling features.

By September 9, 2015


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


World's tallest tower to overshadow monumental goof in Ecuador

A new monument to the middle of the world would be nearly 3 miles above sea level, twice as high as the current tallest building on the globe. Thanks to modern GPS, it will also stand just where it should.

By November 25, 2012


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


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


Samsung opens doors on new Silicon Valley offices

The South Korean company has built a 1.1-million-square-foot campus in San Jose, California, about 12 miles from rival Apple's headquarters.

By September 24, 2015


Giants hiding among us

From CNET Magazine: Carrier cell sites live on top of buildings, inside forest groves, or right next to your bus stop. Sometimes these giant antennas are too obvious to ignore, but other times they're entirely undetectable.

By September 8, 2015


Take a virtual ride on Six Flags' insane new 'wing seat' roller coaster

New Jersey amusement park gives a peek at its Total Mayhem ride coming next year. But make sure you haven't just eaten before watching this video. The thing is crazy.

By September 3, 2015


Tech money drives San Francisco building boom, pushes others out

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET looks at how new skyscrapers are defining a new era in the City by the Bay. The winners: tech. The losers: pretty much everyone else.

By August 24, 2015