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Did The 'Pawn Stars' Score Paul Newman's Autograph?

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The late, great Paul Newman was not just an Oscar-winning actor. The philanthropist, humanitarian and family man was also a passionate race car driver who even co-founded his own team, Newman/Haas Racing.The "Pawn Stars" (Mon., 10 p.m. EST on History) found themselves handling what was possibly a piece of Newman...
Did The 'Pawn Stars' Score Paul Newman's Autograph?
Speed Racer: The Beginning GoGoGoes on iOS

Variety doubles down on digital -- drops paywall in what it calls "end of an error"

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Jay Penske, who bought the century-old Hollywood tabloid Variety in a fire sale last year, has clearly gotten religion about the power of the web — which isn’t surprising, since his Deadline Hollywood site is likely one of the factors that helped bring about Variety’s demise. So it shouldn’t come...
Variety doubles down on digital -- drops paywall in what it calls "end of an error"

Raging Robots! The SyFy Channel Debuts a Battle Bots Reality Show, Basically

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FINISH HIM. (Photo: Entertainment Weekly) Is there currently a hole in your late-night drunken cable schedule? Leave it to SyFy to oblige. Entertainment Weekly reports that in February, the channel will debut a program called–no joke–Robot Combat League. It is exactly what it sounds like: Big-ass robots in a boxing cage, slugging...
Raging Robots! The SyFy Channel Debuts a Battle Bots Reality Show, Basically

In a Race Between a Self-Driving Car and a Pro Race-Car Driver, Who Wins?

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Humans, but only by a few measly seconds....
In a Race Between a Self-Driving Car and a Pro Race-Car Driver, Who Wins?
Why Failure Matters
Chinese writers' lawsuit against Apple over pirated ebooks gains momentum

Solar Soldiers: MC10's Testing Its Flexible Energy Harvesters With The U.S. Army

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The U.S. Army and MC10 will work together to scale up the flexible solar panel prototypes and assess their efficiency as functional battery chargers.Flexible solar energy harvesters that can be sewn into the jackets and backpacks of U.S. soldiers could soon be powering up electronic devices in the field. MC10, a...
Solar Soldiers: MC10's Testing Its Flexible Energy Harvesters With The U.S. Army
Jamstar, Real Racing 3, and More

Hey, Silicon Valley, George Lucas Just Made $4 Billion Without Any VC Money

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An entrepreneur by the name of George Lucas just cashed out of the company he founded and built: Lucasfilm. Unlike many entrepreneurs who build companies these days, George Lucas didn't raise any VC money. And that means he gets to keep the whole check Disney wrote for his company, which...
Hey, Silicon Valley, George Lucas Just Made $4 Billion Without Any VC Money

Guardian Viral Video Chart: Jimmy Kimmel, Eurovision and sad cats

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Breakfast by Morecambe and Wise, clothes by Abercrombie & Fitch and a sob story from the mayor of TorontoThis week's Viral Video Chart is guaranteed to give you a good cry - but we can offer you tears of laughter, as well as tears of sadness. We defy you to...
Guardian Viral Video Chart: Jimmy Kimmel, Eurovision and sad cats
Meet the fastest dude in Seattle tech: Big data scientist and race car driver Jim Walsh

Taiwanese pop star whips up a frenzy after posting images of his 'iPhone 5′ to China's Twitter

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Android may be dominating the Chinese smartphone market, but that doesn’t mean that China isn’t excited about Apple’s next iPhone. In just a few hours, a Taiwanese pop star has attracted over 100,000 comments and reposts on his Sina Weibo microblog with a post containing suspicious-looking photos of a so-called...
Taiwanese pop star whips up a frenzy after posting images of his 'iPhone 5′ to China's Twitter

Watch a single pants-wetting pole position lap of the Monaco Grand Prix

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Having driven and raced a variety of vehicles from Karts to muscle cars, I consider myself a decent driver. This single lap of the 2011 Monaco Grand Prix by Red Bull team racer Sebastien Vettel just made me realize how far from a real race car driver I am. While...
Watch a single pants-wetting pole position lap of the Monaco Grand Prix
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