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Drop test: Is the Galaxy Note 7 really tougher than the S7 Edge? – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The Note 7 is the first phone made with Gorilla Glass 5, but does this make it a tougher to break that the S7 Edge?
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SF woman outhustles others to win #PitchLeBron online contest – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The owner of a San Francisco company gets a big-league shout-out from the NBA star on social media.
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Man claims bottles and cans just stick to his head – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Technically Incorrect: No one seems to know why Jamie Keeton's body is the way it is. But it's seemingly magnetic. So much so that he makes money out of it.
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Colombia and Farc reach historic peace agreement to end five decades of conflict

August 24th, 2016

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Homeless woman proves she is owed £75,000 in pension payments

August 24th, 2016

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Google Fiber flips the switch on super-fast internet in Salt Lake City – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Residents are invited to check whether their address is served by 1-gigabit service, which costs $70 per month.
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Good thing Rick Astley doesn’t mind Rickrolling, cause we’re never gonna give it up – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The singer whose 1980s video is at the heart of a recurring internet joke says he knows it's not personal.
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Facebook, Twitter and Google have become a ‘recruiting platform for terrorism’

August 24th, 2016

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Deaf children’s charity warns hearing aids may fail if radio frequencies are sold

August 24th, 2016

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Two to tango in Argentina

August 24th, 2016


Dancers compete in “stage” category at the World Tango Championship. Angela Moore reports.

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Beware of moldy bagpipes: Doctors warn musicians of health concerns – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Players who don't regularly clean their instruments could end up suffering from “Bagpipe lung,” according to a new case study.
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Why Heath Ledger’s Joker was the best Batman bad guy – CNET

August 24th, 2016

No joke! A new video makes a convincing argument as to why the Clown Prince of Crime makes the perfect antagonist for the Dark Knight.
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Americans say science is why they’ve given up religion – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Technically Incorrect: A new Pew survey finds that those who say they have no religion tend to cite science as one of the main reasons.
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Can a social network curb racial profiling? – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Social network Nextdoor became a magnet for racial profiling. An update aims to reduce incidents, but what responsibility does it have to do so?
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Texas students use sex toys to protest new gun laws on campus

August 24th, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – To protest a new state law that makes the carrying of concealed handguns legal in college classrooms, students at the University of Texas on Wednesday openly displayed sex toys, an act considered illegal under local indecency laws.

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