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Whale-watching from space totally works

Researchers enlist a satellite in the quest to take a count of endangered southern right whales. Eerie pictures result.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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One (alleged) cause of climate change you've never heard of

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says humans are to blame for our warming planet. Crave's Eric Mack recalls a time in Alaska where he learned exactly which humans could be most responsible.

By Oct. 2, 2013

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Microsoft names Satya Nadella new CEO

The new CEO replaces Steve Ballmer and will take the reins as Bill Gates steps down as chairman, but remains a "technology advisor."

By Feb. 4, 2014

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DigitalGlobe's new satellite yields first images

Satellite imagery company releases some early views taken Monday of Texas. WorldView-2 images will be used by Microsoft and Google.

By Oct. 20, 2009

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Microsoft's 2014 makeover: It's all up to the next boss

The world waits for Microsoft to reveal the successor to CEO Steve Ballmer. That's when the hard decisions start.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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BACtrack Mobile Breathalyzer

If you aren’t turned off by its questionable social-sharing features, the advanced BACtrack Mobile Breathalyzer is a compelling tool that can help minimize overindulging.

Jun. 18, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jun. 18, 2013
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Samsung edges Apple in J.D. Power tablet survey

The latest recap of customer satisfaction reflects the strengths of the two companies. Samsung gets strong marks for the cost of its tablets, and Apple scores well in performance and ease of operation.

By Oct. 31, 2013

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A new space race: Bing vs. Google

Last year, Google sponsored the GeoEye-1 satellite launch. This year, it's Microsoft's turn with DigitalGlobe's WorldView-2.

By Oct. 13, 2009

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Apple's Cook right about PC-tablet fusion fantasy

Apple's chief executive expounds: A tablet and a PC is not a marriage made in heaven.

By May. 30, 2012

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U.S. contracts fund next-gen satellite imagery

GeoEye and DigitalGlobe, which count Microsoft and Google as clients, stand to earn more than $3 billion each for long-term projects focused on improving satellite photographic abilities.

By Aug. 9, 2010