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Never had an iDevice, never will.
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NASA has a few manned space missions it's working on as it prepares and practices for a planned crewed Mars mission sometime in the 2030s. On Wednesday the space agency announced some of the details of one of those stepping stones - it plans to pluck a large boulder off a near-Earth asteroid and move it into orbit around the moon where astronauts will then be sent to study it in person.
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New research contends that the Milky Way alone is flush with billions of potentially habitable planets -- and that's just one sliver of the universe.
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ATRIAS is a project of Oregon State University's Dynamic Robotics Laboratory built to research the science of walking and running with the ultimate goal of creating a robot that can make its way o...
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Morning +CNET fans! There will be a live #CraveCast today! It's at 11:30 am. Topic: DRONE NATION!!
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This could be the biggest symbolic day of the century for math-letes. Today's date - 3/14/15 - corresponds to the first digits of the quotient that comes from the ratio of circle's circumference to its diameter (22/7), otherwise known as the mathematical constant, pi.
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Those other headlines about a huge asteroid skimming Earth are a little disingenuous.
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We're still waiting for the long-awaited Apple HDTV, but now that the Apple Watch is finally a reality, speculation on the next product category that the behemoth might try to remake in its own image continues. Like, why not an Apple quadcopter?
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Carbon3D announced its Continuous Liquid Interface Production technology (CLIP) on stage at the TED conference this week. The new approach to 3D printing promises to drastically speed up the 3D ma...
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A geomagnetic storm is currently lashing the Earth's atmosphere, creating the potential for brilliant auroras over the top and bottom of the planet.
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VideoIt's the future promised to us by the Jetsons, "Back To The Future" and even as far back as Jules Verne: Finally after decades of dreaming and waiting, a company has plans to make a flying car commercially available to the public within 24 months. Last year, Slovakian company AeroMobil unveiled [...]
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A star now known as US 708 is not letting the door hit its backside on the way out.
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And hey, didn't know you were writing for Forbes these days, +Eric Mack​, congrats! 
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  • Forbes
    Contributor, 2013 - present
  • CNET
    Reporter, 2011 - present
  • Gizmag
    Contributor, 2011 - present
  • Crowdsourcing.org
    Managing Editor, 2011 - 2013
  • Dell
    Contributor, 2012 - 2013
  • BYTE
    Executive Editor for News, 2011 - 2011
  • PC World
    Contributor, 2011 - 2011
  • Public News Service
    Editor, 2006 - 2011
  • Vehix Inc
    Contributing Editor, 2009 - 2010
  • AOL
    Editor, 2009 - 2010
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Taos, NM
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Lakewood, CO - Alaska - Florida - California - Missouri - Oregon - Colorado - Cuenca, Ecuador
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I sample from the buffet lines of technology and life and spit it out as words on your screen.
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Contributor to CNET, Forbes, NPR, others... More on my page here.
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Live with two red-headed females.
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  • University Of Missouri–columbia
    Journalism, 1998 - 2001
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