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Cool inventions that make 'Star Wars' seem real (pictures)

2 hours 59 min ago
The world of "Star Wars" is crossing over from sci-fi to our modern-day world as technology that once required movie magic has inspired real inventions. Let's start with those cool holograms.






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This is what a 'Star Wars' blaster bolt would look like in real life

3 hours 35 min ago
A team of physicists has created a film that shows what a real-life "laser bullet" would look like in action. Hint: it's not like in "Star Wars."






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Sprint's 'iPhone for Life' plan to offer annual upgrade

3 hours 45 min ago
The carrier ups the ante again with its iPhone-leasing program that starts at $30 a month and allows customers to swap in a new device each year. The offer takes effect on November 14.






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Investors snub Amazon, but Wall Street analysts remain loyalists

3 hours 59 min ago
Financial analysts continue to focus on Amazon's long-term growth, despite back-to-back quarters of losses.






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iPad Mini 3 teardown's biggest surprise? The glue, iFixit finds

4 hours 33 min ago
Apple's latest tiny tablet is tough to repair, says iFixit, and any fixes to the screen could result in a non-functioning Touch ID.






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A new 'Harry Potter' story will unfold on Halloween

4 hours 56 min ago
J.K. Rowling's Pottermore site reveals that a new short story focused on the mischievously malicious Dolores Umbridge will debut for free this Halloween.






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Apple CEO had 'very open' talks with China on privacy, security

5 hours 34 min ago
Tim Cook met with a Chinese official to talk online security amid allegations that the country tried to hack Apple's iCloud service.






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Low Latency 112: Back to the drawing board

5 hours 37 min ago
This week the Internet's attention was transfixed on a hoverboard, while ignoring Apple's newest iPad.






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Deezer buys Stitcher, a stab at marrying talk and tunes online

5 hours 40 min ago
The Spotify rival acquires the Pandora of talk radio, aiming to set itself apart from bigger competitors as it makes a quiet entrance into the US.






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The Queen puts the RT in royalty with first tweet

5 hours 51 min ago
Elizabeth II has sent her first tweet -- or has she? It's a right royal mystery...






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Get a 3-month subscription to Loot Crate for $39.99

7 hours 5 min ago
Geeks and gamers, this one's for you: three boxes of gear and goodies delivered right to your door. Plus: a $99 Windows 8.1 tablet?!






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Listen to music and track runs on Android Wear, no phone needed

8 hours 11 min ago
With new Android Wear updates, you no longer need your phone to listen to music or use GPS on your smartwatch. But some restrictions apply.






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LG G3 Screen powered by in-house 'Nuclun' processor launches in Korea

8 hours 12 min ago
LG Electronics has launched its new G3 Screen phablet, powered by its long-awaited, self-designed "Nuclun" application processor in South Korea.






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Amazon losses widen as it braces for rocky holiday quarter

9 hours 19 min ago
The e-commerce company misses Wall Street expectations and reports a third-quarter loss of $437 million. More critically, it warns that its fourth-quarter revenue will also disappoint.






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iMessage spam deluge traced to knock-offs in China

10 hours 18 min ago
Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.






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Microsoft Lumia device 'coming soon', but cheap phones keep Nokia name

10 hours 35 min ago
Microsoft is a step closer to ditching the Nokia name from its Lumia Windows Phones, but will keep the name for entry-level devices.






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Tomorrow Daily 074: VR moon tours, an 'Avengers 2' trailer analysis, and a real-life Transformer

11 hours 30 sec ago
On today's show, we discuss virtual reality tours of the moon using Oculus Rift, all the crazy things we spotted in the "Avengers 2: Age of Ultron" trailer, and a real-life Transformer that changes from humanoid to car (just like Optimus Prime).






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Amazon takes $170M charge on Fire Phone

11 hours 38 min ago
The company discloses that it had $83 million worth of unsold Fire Phones at the end of the third quarter.






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Friday Poll: How do you like Apple Pay so far?

15 hours 18 min ago
Apple Pay has arrived and Touch ID-device owners have had a shot at trying it out. Let us know if you're loving it, hating it or feeling totally indifferent.






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Crave giveaway: Lemur BlueDriver wireless car diagnostic tool

21 hours 18 min ago
Win a portable gadget that monitors your car's performance and delivers diagnostic data straight to your smartphone via Bluetooth.






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