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07.22.15
The AP adds 550,000 old newsreel clips to YouTube
07.22.15

The AP adds 550,000 old newsreel clips to YouTube

The Associated Press has teamed up with British Movietone to share more than a century's worth of...

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07.20.15
Smithsonian crowdfunds preservation of Neil Armstrong's spacesuit
07.20.15

Smithsonian crowdfunds preservation of Neil Armstrong's spacesuit

The Smithsonian turns to Kickstarter for help with the long-term preservation of Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit.

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07.15.15
Rare Enigma machine sells for $233,000
07.15.15

Rare Enigma machine sells for $233,000

Did you want to buy an Enigma machine? Sorry, a secret buyer picked it up for nearly $233,000

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07.03.15
This is the Nintendo PlayStation that almost was
07.03.15

This is the Nintendo PlayStation that almost was

It might seem crazy today, but in the early '90s Nintendo and Sony were working together on a vide...

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06.08.15
Studio wants to preserve games with the same care as movies
06.08.15

Studio wants to preserve games with the same care as movies

Classic movies frequently get reissues and remastered versions with behind-the-scenes content, but...

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05.31.15
Apple I worth $200,000 gets tossed out for recycling
05.31.15

Apple I worth $200,000 gets tossed out for recycling

You're about to get a textbook lesson in why you should always, always check vintage gadgets befor...

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04.20.15
Google wants you to download your web search history
04.20.15

Google wants you to download your web search history

Wondering what you were searching for online a few years ago? You now have a (relatively) easy way...

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04.09.15
Google Art Project adds hundreds of 3D sculptures and animal skulls
04.09.15

Google Art Project adds hundreds of 3D sculptures and animal skulls

The Google Art Project already archived thousands of murals, paintings and more for viewing on the...

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03.17.15
A&E, History and Lifetime arrive on Sling TV this month
03.17.15

A&E, History and Lifetime arrive on Sling TV this month

If you're still on the fence about committing $20 a month to Sling TV's "Best of Live TV," the str...

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