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Ultimate Convention Hoodie: Assassin's Creed meets geek cred

Conquer the halls of any comic con with a hoodie from Her Universe and Nerdist designed to carry all your swag, from posters to comic books.

By 23 July 2014

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GaymerX 2 gaming convention hits Kickstarter

The LGBTQ gaming convention that held its inaugural event last year is now seeking funding via Kickstarter for its second, to be held in San Francisco in July.

By 20 February 2014

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Mind-blowing tattoo makes man look like machine

A tattoo with amazing 3D-looking depth makes a man's arm look like it belongs to a shape-shifting android with peeling skin. Even famous street artist Banksy thinks it's cool.

By 27 March 2015

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'Firefly' stars reunite for crowdfunded Web series

The pilot and the captain of Serenity are back in action together, raising funds for "Con Man," a fictional look behind the scenes at sci-fi fan conventions.

By 12 March 2015

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SIM card maker Gemalto wants answers on alleged hacks by US, UK spies

Gemalto says it's looking into a report that its SIM card encryption keys were hacked by the NSA and British surveillance agency GCHQ.

By 21 February 2015

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FCC says blocking wireless hotspots is illegal

The agency issues official statement that blocking an individual's personal hotspot, as hotels and convention centers have done, is against the law and subject to fines.

By 29 January 2015

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Gamergate is the latest controversial plot in 'Law & Order: SVU'

Previews of the next episode of the TV cop drama show a female video game developer harassed and threatened by online trolls.

By 10 February 2015

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A washer in your washer and smart-home sprawl at CES 2015

The smart home could have had a conference of its own at CES, given the sheer number of devices plastered across almost every surface in Las Vegas. The household tech that won our heart, though, was an inspired washing machine (really!) from LG.

By 10 January 2015

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Girt by CNET returns for 2015 with podcast 12

We're back, baby, and we're exactly as big as we were last year. The Girters kick off 2015 with a look at all big news from CES in Las Vegas and some local streaming news.

By 16 January 2015

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Headphones for your eyes: Avegant and Vuzix focus on movies and games, not VR (hands-on)

They're not exactly VR, but head-worn video glasses were once again lurking in Las Vegas, promising entertainment on your face. Can the idea finally take off?

By 14 January 2015