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  1. Vintage Japanese Robots Storm Sci-Fi Museum
  2. The World's Spookiest Weapons
  3. NSF Research Reveals Chain Letter Travel Patterns
  4. US Senate Asks for National Security Letter Explanation
  5. A Baseball Hat That Reads Your Mind
  6. 800-Horsepower Hybrid to Race 24 Hours of Nurburgring
  7. Amputee Sprinter Wins Olympic Appeal to Compete
  8. 'X-Files' Scribe Switches to Superhero Mode for 'Hancock'
  9. How to Set Up a Pirate Radio Station
  10. $100 Laptop Platform Moves On
  11. Lockheed Martin Awarded GPSIII
  12. Can Charter Broadband Customers Really Opt-Out of Spying? Maybe Not
  13. Is Marc Andreessen Through with the Press?
  14. Facebook, Google Square Off Over Which One Owns Your Data
  15. Senators OK $1 Billion for Online Child **** Fight
  16. Airwolf for Sale on eBay!
  17. Shape-Shifting Malware Hits the Web
  18. Dutch Voting Machines De-Certified
  19. File Sharing Comes to the iPhone
  20. Silicon Valley Book Party Turns Up the Heat
  21. Congressmen Ask Charter to Freeze Web Profiling Plan
  22. Soaring Over the Alps on Homemade Jet Wings
  23. Review: Casio EX-F1 Is a Speed-Demon Snapper
  24. How Clear Channel Will Change Deal-Making
  25. Air Force Bails Out on Social Network Ban
  26. DARPA Celebrates 50 Years of Pushing the Envelope
  27. Keeping Customer From Accessing My Database?
  28. Honeywell & Airbus To Turn Algae Into Jet Fuel
  29. Worried About Carbon? Don't Forget Nitrogen
  30. Mechanical-Limbed Runner OK'd for Olympics. Game On.
  31. OLPC Will Ship With Windows XP
  32. Code Quality In Open and Closed Source Kernels
  33. Fermilab Calls For Code Crackers
  34. What To Do With Old Laptops?
  35. Worst.Cellphone.Ever.
  36. It's Bike To Work Day: Here's How to Make It Happen
  37. IE 7.0/8.0b Code Execution 0-Day Released
  38. Bletchley Park Facing Financial Ruin
  39. Woman Indicted In MySpace Suicide Case
  40. OLPC Now Teamed With Microsoft
  41. Verizon Joins Linux Mobile Foundation
  42. Decent Book Clubs for Sci-Fi Fans?
  43. Carl Icahn Takes on Yahoo's Board
  44. May 16, 1960: Researcher Shines a Laser Light
  45. Happy Birthday, Lasers: Wired.com's Best Laser Stories
  46. Black Holes Don't Trap Information Forever
  47. Experts Say MySpace Suicide Indictment Sets 'Scary' Legal Precedent
  48. Streamlining and Testing RFID Technology
  49. Apple's New Boston Store, "A Diamond in a Rock Pile"
  50. Krusty the 'Simpsons' Clown Gets His Own Roller Coasters
  51. Microsoft and OLPC Agree To Put XP On the XO Laptop
  52. Details for Guitar Hero 4 Released
  53. CloudTrade Brings Free Music Sharing to Smartphones
  54. Chevrolet Volt Hits the Road With Li-Ion Batteries, 40-Mile Range
  55. Judge Says First-Ever RIAA Piracy Trial May Need a Do-Over
  56. What to Expect From Apple at WWDC 2008
  57. Moving Toward a Single Linux UI?
  58. 3 Rugged Notebooks Take a Beating
  59. Big Payday for Web 2.0
  60. Comcast, Cox Slow BitTorrent Traffic All Day
  61. David Pogue Gushes Over the Chumby
  62. Changing a School'sTech Disposal Policy?
  63. Prius Sales Top 1 Million. Want One? Better Move Fast
  64. Recover Your Password-Protected MS Office Docs
  65. Lori Drew Charged With Conspiracy for Deadly MySpace Hoax
  66. Online Quiz As a Gateway to P2P
  67. CNET Employees Happy to be CBS Employees
  68. Report: Government's Cyber-Security Plan Is Riddled With New Spying Programs
  69. David Pogue Gushes Over the Chumby
  70. First Peek at Whedon's Killer Dolls
  71. Scientists Pinpoint the Next Big Pollution Problem
  72. Our Data, Ourselves
  73. Darpa Aims to Snuff Flames With Electricity, Sound
  74. Guitar Tutorials Rocket Up iTunes Podcast Charts
  75. Judge in Capitol v. Thomas Considers New Trial
  76. IBM Touts Supercomputers for Enterprise
  77. Indictment Expected in Megan Meier Cyberbullying Case
  78. Air Force Aims for Control of 'Any and All' Computers
  79. Early Review Calls New Indiana Jones Film Dreadful
  80. Study: Cox, Comcast Internet Subscribers Blocked
  81. Reversing Trend, Cable Modems Win Over DSL in Q1
  82. CNET: CBS' YouTube, or Its Waterloo?
  83. Securing Your Notebook Against US Customs
  84. Shuttleworth Calls For Coordinated Release Cycles
  85. Devastating China Quake Struck in 2 Stages
  86. 3 Rugged Notebooks Take a Beating
  87. CBS Acquires CNET Networks for $1.8 Billion
  88. It's Official: Icahn Takes on Yahoo
  89. Colossus Cipher Challenge Winner On Ada
  90. UMG Calls Infringement Damages "Excessive"
  91. Flash Player 10: Dazzling Effects, Better Performance, Runs on Linux
  92. Review: Jawbones Latest Headset is Smaller Skinnier Sexier
  93. Swarming Ants Destroy Electronics in Texas
  94. NBC Activates Broadcast Flag
  95. Einstein Letter Goes on Sale
  96. CBS to buy CNet for $1.75 billion
  97. NBC Activates Broadcast Flag
  98. Einstein Letter Goes on Sale
  99. Estonian Cyber Defence Hub Set Up
  100. May 15, 1930: The Skies Get a Little Bit Friendlier
  101. IBM Touts Supercomputers for the Enterprise
  102. Elude Your ISP's BitTorrent Blockade
  103. Why So Sweaty on 'Demetrius'? Science of 'Battlestar Galactica'
  104. Cable Guy's New Address Book: Comcast Buys Plaxo
  105. Sen. Arlen Specter Demanding Probe of 'Spygate'
  106. Radical Cyclists Take to L.A. Freeways to Say Bikes Are Better
  107. Someone's Out to Get Wikimedia's Deputy Director
  108. San Francisco Wants to Make Electric Cars as Common as Cable Cars
  109. China Buying US Directed Sound 'Weapon'
  110. Review: Asus Eee PC 900 Is Even Better Second Time Around
  111. Get Started With Amateur Radio: A Guide for 'New Hams'
  112. Christian Warrior is Behind the Obama Smear Video
  113. Swiss Man Flies With Jet Powered Wing
  114. YouTube's Unspoken Linking Policy For Copyright Infringers
  115. Marauding Ants Foul Houston-Area Computers
  116. Vatican Says Alien Life Plausible
  117. Games With A Purpose Help With Tasks That Tax Computers
  118. Entertainment Industry Leaned on L.A. Politicos to Declare Piracy a 'Public Nuisance'
  119. Fewer Flying This Summer, But Air Travel Will Remain Hellish
  120. California Hands-Free Cellphone Law Could Save 300 Lives a Year
  121. Techies Keen to Keep Jobs In the Family
  122. Youngest Galactic Supernova Found, But No Aliens
  123. Hitler Remixes Are Big -- on YouTube
  124. First Look: Mozilla Thunderbird Mail Adds Tabs, Better Mac Support
  125. NASA Discovers Galaxy's Most Recent Supernova
  126. MySpace Gets $230 Million Judgment Against 'Spam King'. Good Luck Collecting.
  127. Building Websites with Joomla! 1.5
  128. Syrian Blogger Sentenced to Three Years in Jail
  129. NASA Phoenix Mission Ready For Mars Landing
  130. Youngsters Skip DVR Ads Less Than Seniors
  131. Developers: Adobe Delaying Online Music Apps
  132. New Antivirus Tests Show Rootkits Hard to Kill
  133. Linux Desktop to Appear On Every Asus Motherboard
  134. British "X-files" Released to Public
  135. 85% of Chinese Citizens Like Internet Censorship
  136. MySpace Wins $230 Million Judgment Against Sanford Wallace
  137. British ' X-files' Released to Public
  138. Britain Opens Archives on UFO Sightings
  139. 85% of Chinese Likes Censorship
  140. Landline Use Falls Off as Mobile Usage Grows
  141. MySpace Wins $230 Million vs Sanford Wallace
  142. MySpace Gets $230 Million Judgement Against 'Spam King'. Good Luck Collecting.
  143. Running Mac OS X on standard PCs
  144. Syrian Blogger Sentenced to Three Years in Jail
  145. Mormon Church Goes After WikiLeaks
  146. VBA Will Return To Mac Office
  147. NASA Phoenix Mission Ready For Mars Landing
  148. Youngsters Skip DVR Ads Less Than Seniors
  149. May 14, 1796: Jenner Tests Vaccination on Human Subject
  150. Alt Text: Workin' at the Internet Cafe -- Laptop Dilemma
  151. Videos and Report From Embedded Linux Conference
  152. A View From Inside the OLPC Project
  153. Charter to Share Broadband Customers' Web Histories With Ad Networks
  154. Comparing 3G Networks
  155. Sun's McNealy: 'I Don't Want to Be On the Network'
  156. Internet TV Will Let You be a Couch Potato in Traffic
  157. Quantum Cryptography Broken, and Fixed
  158. 5 IRS Employees Charged With Snooping on Tax Returns
  159. Get Used to It — Sky-High Oil Prices Are Here to Stay
  160. Is Icahn Maneuvering to Oust Yahoo Board?
  161. Fisker's Still Testing Its $80K Hybrid, But Already Considering a Sequel
  162. Exercise May Protect Girls From Breast Cancer
  163. 10 Million iPhones by Year's End? NP.
  164. UK Agency Files OOXML Complaint, EU Demurs
  165. Craigslist vs. eBay: Spying, Lying and Hyperlink Abuse
  166. Imeem Unseats Yahoo as Top Music-Streaming Site
  167. Air Force Aims for 'Full Control' of 'Any and All' Computers
  168. Terrafugia CEO Responds To "Flying Car" Criticism
  169. Hope and Horror: Your Take on First GM Human Embryo
  170. Ron Paul Supporters, What Are Your Plans?
  171. Google Begins Blurring Faces In Street View
  172. Hawking Searching For Africa's Einsteins
  173. Some Final Thoughts on Our Friend Michael Arrington
  174. Pop Artist Robert Rauschenberg, 82, Dies
  175. Microsoft Launches WorldWide Telescope
  176. New Mars Lander Looks for Water, Could Find Life
  177. Charter Is Latest ISP To Plan Wiretapping Via DPI
  178. Microsoft Reaches Out To Blender
  179. Libertarian Bob Barr Hopes to Scoop Up Ron Paul's Internet-Driven Support
  180. How the RIAA Targets Campus Copyright Violators
  181. Fedora 9 (Sulphur) Released
  182. How to Geotag Your Digital Photos
  183. Fedora 9 (Sulphur) Released
  184. Microsoft's Bid for Family-Friendly Xbox Games
  185. HP Buying EDS With Its Head in the Clouds
  186. Debian Bug Leaves Private SSL/SSH Keys Guessable
  187. 4D Analogue of Megaminx Puzzle
  188. Don't Peel & Stick Me, Bro!
  189. Modified Human Embryo Stirs Fears of 'Designer Babies'
  190. Wind-Powered Energy More Than Just Hot Air
  191. 4D analogue of Megaminx Puzzle
  192. HP Seals the Deal, Buys EDS For $14B
  193. China to Regulate Internet Map Publishing
  194. Just How Effective is System Hardening?
  195. Homemade VoIP Network Over Wi-Fi Routers
  196. Lectures On the Frontiers of Physics Online
  197. A Walk Through the Hard Drive Recovery Process
  198. Free (As In Speech) Beer, V2.0
  199. Seeking Signs of Ancient Martian Life
  200. Earthquake In China
  201. "Understanding" Search Engine Enters Public Beta
  202. New Spider Species Named After Neil Young
  203. McCain Breaks From Bush on Climate Change, Calls for Mandatory Caps
  204. May 13, 1637: Cardinal Richelieu Makes His Point
  205. David Byrne Converts Building Into Giant Instrument
  206. Using Microwaves To Cook Ballast Stowaways
  207. A Walk Through the Hard Drive Recovery Process
  208. How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse
  209. NASA Does a U-Turn, Opens To Private Industry
  210. Brad Neuberg, Google Gears, and the Future of the Web
  211. International Hackers Indicted for Sniffing Credit Cards from Dave & Buster's
  212. Wind Could Power 20 Percent of U.S. Grid by 2030
  213. PC World Editor to Step Down, Start Own Venture
  214. First Genetically Modified Human Embryo Under Review
  215. Apple: iPhone Sold Out Online in U.S., Britain
  216. First Space Lawyer Graduates
  217. Renault Will Bring EVs to America -- By Way of Israel
  218. Wired.com's WiiWare Launch Guide
  219. Screen With 180 Degree Field of View
  220. Researchers Create First Genetically Modified Human Embryo
  221. Bot Bartenders Sling Drinks at Roboexotica USA
  222. FTC to Scrutinize Contactless Payment Technology
  223. Air Force Colonel Wants to Build a Military Botnet
  224. Canada Considering A Three Strikes And You're Off The Internet Policy?
  225. Free Music Studio Means No More Excuses
  226. 80 Gbps Deep Packet Inspection Hardware Announced
  227. To Curb Truancy, Dallas Tries Electronic Monitoring
  228. USAF Considers Creation of Military Botnet
  229. Source: Apple, HBO Content Deal Imminent
  230. An Inside Look at the Great Firewall of China
  231. SMS 4x More Expensive Than Data From Hubble
  232. They That Go Down to Sea ... on a Permanent Basis
  233. Microsoft 'Shared Source' Attempts to Hijack FOSS
  234. Track The First Solar Aircraft Virtual Flight Live
  235. Second Gen iPhone To Toggle 3G/EDGE for Battery Life?
  236. First Look: Hands On with the BlackBerry Bold
  237. Cablevision Buys Newsday for $650 Million
  238. Where Are The Space Advocates?
  239. DVD **** Viruses Ravage US Soldiers' Computers
  240. With Murdoch Out, Cablevision/Newsday Deal Possible Today
  241. Sailing Robots To Attempt Atlantic Crossing
  242. Dealing With Dialup
  243. Gallery: How to Make Super-Strong, Super-Flexible Metals
  244. Government Efficiency and Network Theory
  245. DataStorm V1.0, a Full-Auto Floppy Disk Cannon
  246. XP SP3 Crashes Some AMD Machines
  247. May 12, 1941: Fog of War Shrouds Computer Advance
  248. Hydrogen Cars Won't Make a Difference for 40 Years
  249. Recruitment Options For a Small-Scale FOSS Project?
  250. Carly Fiorina: McCain Different Than Bush on the Environment. Really