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How a computer error helped Deep Blue beat humanity’s best chess player

Chess legend Garry Kasparov beat IBM computer Deep Blue four games to two in a match organized in 1996. A year later, he was man versus the machine again, accepting another challenge from the team behind the supercomputer. This second time around, IBM’s competitor came out on top, beating Kasparov three-and-a-half games to two-and-a-half. After the loss Kasparov questioned whether ...

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The 7 Best Things to Buy in October

Filed under: Shopping, Deals, Shopping Trends, Spending We’ve finally reached the month of spooky stories, pumpkin spice lattes and excited social media users celebrating the joy of boot season while posting snapshots of fall foliage. We’re talking about October, a great time to buy camping essentials, denim, appliances cars and more.   Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments DailyFinance.com

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The 7 Best Things to Buy in October

Filed under: Shopping, Deals, Shopping Trends, Spending We’ve finally reached the month of spooky stories, pumpkin spice lattes and excited social media users celebrating the joy of boot season while posting snapshots of fall foliage. We’re talking about October, a great time to buy camping essentials, denim, appliances cars and more.   Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments DailyFinance.com

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Future Consideration: Ranking the best defensive ends after Jadeveon Clowney

On the newest Future Consideration, Dan Rubenstein and Matt Ufford break down a deep, interesting class of 2014 defensive ends. <iframe src='http://www.sbnation.com/videos/iframe?id=41351' frameborder='0' seamless='true' marginwidth='0' mozallowfullscreen='true' webkitallowfullscreen='true' name='41351-chorus-video-iframe'></iframe> SBNation.com – All Posts

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Moto G for Verizon now on sale at Best Buy for $100 contract-free

When Motorola said that a CDMA version of the Moto G would reach the US in January, it was being overly cautious. Best Buy has confirmed that it’s already selling the Verizon edition of the budget smartphone in its retail stores; as soon as a store … Engadget RSS Feed

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Best Ways for the Self-Employed to Save for Retirement

Filed under: Retirement, Entrepreneurs, 401K, IRA, Savings Accounts Getty Images By Kimberly Lankford I’m self-employed and want to set up a retirement-savings account. Which type of account should I open? What’s the deadline for 2013? Two of the best retirement-savings options for self-employed people are a solo 401(k) and a simplified employee pension, or SEP. Contributions to either type of ...

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Paul Walker served as best man at wedding weeks before his death

chardphoto.com/ Splash News Paul Walker acted as best man at his brother Caleb’s wedding just six weeks before his death. Just weeks before his tragic death in a fiery car crash, Hollywood hunk Paul Walker radiated happiness as best man at his younger brother Caleb’s wedding. In a series of poignant photos, the “Fast & Furious” star is seen smiling ...

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Best Days for Crowd-Free Holiday Shopping

Filed under: Black Friday, Retail, Holiday Shopping, Consumer Issues Andrew A. Nelles/APShoppers along Chicago’s Michigan Avenue on Black Friday. By Cameron Huddleston The crowds showed up in stores in full force over the long holiday weekend. More than 92 million people shopped on Black Friday this year — up from 89 million last year, according to the National Retail Federation. ...

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Ask Engadget: best online photo album with public contributions?

We know you’ve got questions, and if you’re brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here’s the outlet to do so. This week’s Ask Engadget inquiry is from Jeff, who wants to crowdsource his wedding photography without any mess. If you’re looking to ask one of your own, drop us a line at ask [at] engadget [dawt] com. ...

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Best Buy’s Latest Holiday Ad: Gutsy, but So Naive

Filed under: Shopping, Consumer Electronics, Shopping Trends, Stores, Spending Alamy Best Buy (BBY) is getting unduly cocky in its latest holiday ad. Comic actor Will Arnett reads a revised version of “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas,” featuring a father who knocks off his holiday shopping list with a single trip to the consumer electronics superstore. Arnett goes on to call ...

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