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World Cup

World Cup 2014 begins on Thursday, June 12.

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ISS astronauts watch the World Cup -- in space

The 2014 World Cup is being beamed up to space, where astronauts Reid Wiseman, Steve Swanson, and Alexander Gerst keep up on the action.

By June 17, 2014

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BlackBerry CEO: China is not a priority

An expansion into China could put BlackBerry's security reputation at risk, John Chen tells Reuters.

By November 14, 2014

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CEOs of Microsoft, HP, Intel talk future of computing

The chief executives of key tech companies discuss their visions of the explosion of data and the future Internet of Things.

By June 11, 2014

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Where badass fish climb rock cliffs... with their mouths

Some of the world's toughest rock climbers live on Hawaii's Big Island, where they scale sheer rock the equivalent of a 26-mile vertical marathon.

By February 25, 2014

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Need a skateboard? This designer prints 'em

Designer Sam Abbott unleashes a wild-looking, 3D-printed skateboard that may not have the toughest deck in the world but sure looks pretty.

By August 28, 2013

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Lenovo tops HP amid weak PC market

On a global level, Lenovo passed HP by a nose, though none of the top five vendors saw growth in PC shipments, according to Wednesday's IDC report.

By July 10, 2013

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Sapphire phone screens not as strong as you think, says Corning

Sapphire-schmapphire, says the Gorilla Glass-maker, whose strength test challenges claims that sapphire makes the stronger smartphone.

By May 7, 2013

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YouTube goes to Washington

YouTube extends a friendly smile and some enhanced features to Congress as it quietly encroaches on C-Span's turf.

By April 30, 2013

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Google execs' 'New Digital Age' resists cyber-siren song

book review Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen are more sober than starry-eyed in this worthwhile look at how a pervasive Internet changes censorship, privacy, identity, government, and war.

By April 23, 2013

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Microsoft gives $75,000 to team building cloud-based stethoscope

StethoCloud, designed by students in Australia, includes a stethoscope that connects to a mobile phone, allowing the user to upload breath recordings to a cloud service to help detect pneumonia.

By December 5, 2012