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FBI director demands access to private cell phone data

To stop terrorists and other criminals, cell phones should have encryption backdoors to enable US government surveillance, argues FBI Director James Comey.

By 17 October 2014

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'Harry Potter' director may ride 'Fantastic Beasts' spinoff

Director David Yates is in talks to take on the Harry Potter spinoff "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" by author J.K. Rowling.

By 26 August 2014

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'Frozen' director Jennifer Lee to adapt sci-fi classic for screen

Jennifer Lee, who wrote and co-directed the 2013 box office darling "Frozen," will adapt Madeleine L'Engle's "A Wrinkle in Time" for an upcoming Disney film.

By 7 August 2014

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Zynga appoints Google exec, a former DARPA director, to its board

Regina Dugan, currently vice president of engineering and leader of Google's Advanced Technology and Projects, shows interest in video games.

By 10 July 2014

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Twitter replaces CFO with former Goldman Sachs director

Current Chief Financial Officer Mike Gupta will assume a new role, while Anthony Noto, who helped lead Twitter's IPO, will become the new finance chief.

By 2 July 2014

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Scary or cool? Directors can track how that film makes you feel

Behind the scenes: What happens when you wear a biosensor to the movies? CNET's Stephen Shankland traveled to Cannes to find out.

By 20 June 2014

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'Fantastic Four' director Josh Trank to helm 'Star Wars' standalone

Josh Trank -- one of the youngest directors to make US box office records -- is named to direct a yet-to-be-announced "Star Wars" spinoff film.

By 5 June 2014

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​Google on Android Lollipop security: Set it and forget it

Google's lead security engineer on Android thinks you shouldn't have to be a tech whiz to keep your phone secure.

By 29 October 2014

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'Godzilla' director to helm first standalone 'Star Wars'

LucasFilm and Disney go with tentpole movie names for spinoff series. "Godzilla's" Gareth Edwards will direct the first film, while "The Book of Eli's" Gary Whittas will pen the script.

By 23 May 2014

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Guess who might play Steve Wozniak in upcoming Jobs film?

The original geek behind Apple is rumored to be played by one of Hollywood's original geeks in the upcoming Aaron Sorkin flick inspired by Steve Jobs' biography.

By 31 October 2014