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Care for a bite out of the Great Wall of China?
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Care for a bite out of the Great Wall of China?

The Great Wall never looked so tasty: a team of Chinese confectioners have built a 10 meter (33 ft) long replica of the structure entirely out of chocolate in a bid to entice Chinese to eat more of the sweet stuff.

Ryder Cup among questions for Woods
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Ryder Cup among questions for Woods

Depending on the future of Tiger Woods, one of his streaks is on the line this year. Dating to 1999, Woods has led the points table for every Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup team.

Warner has decision to make after blowout loss
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Warner has decision to make after blowout loss

Kurt Warner’s pass had just been intercepted, and with the season slipping away, the Arizona quarterback charged over to help make the tackle.

No. 5 Syracuse survives No. 10 West Virginia 72-71
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
No. 5 Syracuse survives No. 10 West Virginia 72-71

No double-digit lead is safe in the Big East, even in the final minute. Freshman Brandon Triche scored 16 points and No. 5 Syracuse nearly blew a 10-point lead before outlasting No. 10 West Virginia 72-71 on Saturday.

Saints rout Cardinals 45-14, reach NFC title game
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Saints rout Cardinals 45-14, reach NFC title game

Maybe a little rest was all Drew Brees and Reggie Bush needed to shift the Saints’ league-leading offense back into overdrive. That, and a visit from Arizona’s porous defense.

Music downloads giving way to streaming services
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Music downloads giving way to streaming services

Apple remains the world’s dominant digital music retailer, but it’s a distinction that might be of decreasing significance as the digital market transforms from a model based on a la carte downloads to one of streaming access. Indeed, Apple’s late-year acquisition of streaming music provider Lala points to the company’s own expected shift in that direction.

Globe nominees benefit long after the show is over
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Globe nominees benefit long after the show is over

One of the surprises when the Golden Globes nominations were announced in December 2008 was the attention given “The Reader,” a Holocaust drama that earned nods for best picture, director, screenplay and actress Kate Winslet.

2010 could be busy year for digital music mergers
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
2010 could be busy year for digital music mergers

Think last year’s acquisitions of iLike, imeem and Lala marked the end of consolidation for digital music services? Think again.

“Hurt Locker” a blast at Critics Choice Awards
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
“Hurt Locker” a blast at Critics Choice Awards

“The Hurt Locker,” a low-budget movie about an American bomb-disposal unit in Iraq, was named best picture on Friday at the Critics’ Choice Awards, an event that has an uncanny knack of foreshadowing Oscar success.

High-end water filters a tough sell
January 16, 2010 – 11:00 pm
High-end water filters a tough sell

Manuel Desrochers and his sister, Noemie, are the founders of Aquaovo, a Montreal, Canada-based startup that designs unique water filters, aimed at reducing the environmental hazard from billions of plastic water bottles filling up landfills.