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Nvidia sinks moon landing hoax using virtual light

4 hours 33 min ago
Using its new top-shelf graphics processing unit, Nvidia tackles one of the most persistent conspiracy theories in American history: the veracity of the 1969 to 1972 Apollo moon landings.






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Crave Ep. 175: 3D Pocketcopter crowdfunding soars despite no working prototype

6 hours 17 min ago
A small, lightweight copter is taking off on Indiegogo based on the idea and computer generated renderings even though it hasn't actually been produced.






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'True' Apple fan weeps after being removed from iPhone 6 line

10 hours 1 min ago
In Sydney, a student complains that many people in front of her were letting friends cut in line. She feared she wouldn't get a phone. But then she allegedly caused an obstruction.






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Renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target after Alibaba IPO

11 hours 24 min ago
With Alibaba's IPO making big winners of the Chinese e-commerce giant and Japan-based stakeholder SoftBank, what are the odds that one of them buys Yahoo?






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Measuring Apple Pay's success: Give it years, not months

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 22:57
Apple Pay could realistically be a huge business, but adoption will depend on sales of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, consumer willingness to change and retailer IT infrastructure.






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Brew well with the classy Techivorm Moccamaster KBT 741 coffee maker (pictures)

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 22:07
The $299 Techivorm Moccamaster KBT 741 is pricey but is smartly designed and consistently whips up a mean pot of joe.






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Staybowlizer offers a helping hand in the kitchen

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 22:06
The Staybowlizer is a simple silicone contrivance that helps to steady bowls. and it's heat-resistant up to 500 degrees.






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iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 3: SwiftKey shootout

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 21:46
Living with the iPhone 6 Plus, part 2: In our post-review check-in, Tim takes a deeper look at living with SwiftKey on the iPhone 6 Plus versus his current go-to phablet phone, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
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Alibaba shares make their debut at $92.70

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 21:22
The Chinese company's record-breaking initial public offering is paying off with a splashy opening on the New York Stock Exchange.






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The 404 Show 1,554: iPhone 6 launch madness, surviving the lines, Deadpool movie happening (podcast)

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 21:15
Today Bridget Carey tells us how she survived the iPhone 6 launch chaos that unraveled at the flagship Apple Store in New York. After we close the book on the iPhone we'll discuss the news that the Deadpool movie has been green lit!
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Low Latency 109: I'm your destiny

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 21:03
Master Chief awakes in a cold sweat, forced to ponder what could have been.






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Alibaba's Jack Ma willing to work with Amazon

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:55
Following the Chinese company's historic IPO, the co-founder talks about his ambitious with his US e-commerce rival.
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Can this big red button really do it all?

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:35
A new Indiegogo campaign promises that you'll be able to do everything from starting the coffee maker to ordering pizza with the click of one big button.






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Uber hits road block in France as taxi lobby gains upper hand

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:13
A new law in France includes several provisions, but one is especially damaging to Uber: no sharing location via GPS.






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Lawyer allegedly photoshopped herself with celebs, faces suspension

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:05
An LA attorney allegedly marketed herself as someone who rubs shoulders with the famous such as Bill Clinton and, um, Nick Lachey.






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Hipsterbait: Irking hipsters, one meta T-shirt at a time

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 19:20
Artist Eric Drass, aka Shardcore, turns image faux pas into infuriating meta fashion statements with his latest Twitter bot, Hipsterbait1.






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Get a $15 iTunes gift card for $10

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 19:01
It's a no-brainer. If you routinely buy stuff from iTunes, here's a little extra bang for your 10 bucks. Plus: two bonus deals!






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Apple iPhone 6 goes on sale around the world

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 18:59
Doors open at Apple stores across the globe as the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus hit the shelves.






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iOS 8 adoption lags behind that of iOS 7

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 18:37
The latest version of Apple's mobile OS isn't yet gaining the traction that its predecessor did last year. Why might that be?






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Alibaba's blockbuster IPO: Why you should care about the Chinese giant

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 18:27
CNET breaks down Alibaba's sprawling e-commerce empire and explains why everyone's been talking about the Chinese company's initial public offering.
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