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How tech innovation was used for mass killing during WWI

The conflict's start on July 28, 1914, signaled the beginning of a new era in high-tech warfare, which included fighter aircraft, tanks, chemical weapons, and flamethrowers.

By July 26, 2014

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Capturing history: a look at tech inventions during WWI (pictures)

Getty Images digitizes tens of thousands of images from the Great War, which show everything from aircraft locked in aerial combat to the first torpedo launches.

15 Images By July 26, 2014

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Petrolhead and WWI Fighter Ace: Albert Ball

Albert Ball lived a full life despite dying in the line of duty at only 20 years of age. One of the very first breed of fighter pilots, he was also a petrolhead and one of the first Morgan customers. We retrace his steps from his home to his final resting place in the car car he most certainly would have owned today.

November 8, 2013

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A tour of the Royal Air Force Museum

With WWI fighters, seaplanes of the '30s, legendary participants of the Battle of Britain, bombers from WWII, and jets from the '40s to the present day, the Royal Air Force Museum London has examples from every era of flight. Here's a full photo tour.

By July 28, 2014

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Microsoft unveils Windows Phone updates (live blog)

Microsoft unveils 500 new updates to its Windows Phone mobile platform at an event in New York City. And CNET is there covering it live.

By May 24, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud Podcast 1177: Nerd freestyle

We stayed on the rails pretty well in this episode, but there's a whole long thing about cake toward the end that the chat room dubbed "nerd freestyle" and, well, we love that.

By March 3, 2010

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Italian troops to button up against IEDs

Italian Ministry of Defense orders remote controlled machine gun turrets, gunners aim and fire from within vehicle using a flat panel display and joystick.

By November 11, 2009

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Myvu sets its sights on your iPhone

Myvu announces iPhone adapter for the Myvu Crystal.

By October 28, 2008