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Steve Jobs channeled 'a past life as a World War II pilot'

A new book by Steve Jobs' former girlfriend Chrisann Brennan offers that the Apple co-founder was fascinated by the 1940s.

By 16 October 2013

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B-2s, B-52s, and the plane that ended World War II

Visitors to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, can come face to face with the best collection of military aircraft in the world. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked it out.

By 22 July 2013

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An iPod dock circa World War II

Spirit of St. Louis Collection adds an MP3 player.

By 4 June 2008

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Ralph Baer, father of home video game console, dies at 92

Engineer invented the predecessor to today's home video game consoles while working at a defense contractor in the late '60s and early '70s.

By 8 December 2014

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A tour of the Churchill War Rooms and the Imperial War Museum London

Visiting the Churchill War Rooms is a trip back in time to the terror and eventual triumph of the Second World War. Safely below ground, it's a labyrinthine bunker of history. A few tube stops away is the Imperial War Museum, with relics from more than 100 years of conflict.

By 4 November 2014

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Unreleased Sony movies leaked to file-sharing sites after hack

Four unreleased movies were leaked just days after the studio was forced to shut down its network in response to a security breach.

By 1 December 2014

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Pearl Harbor photo tours: USS Missouri and Pacific Aviation Museum

It was called a day that would live in infamy: December 7, 1941. Today Pearl is a busy harbor for US Navy and civilian traffic, and home to some incredible museums.

By 5 December 2014

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Benedict Cumberbatch officially to make magic as Doctor Strange

Cumberbatch can now add "comic book superhero" to his film credits. Marvel finally officially confirms that the actor will be playing the ultimate sorcerer Doctor Strange.

By 5 December 2014

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Appliance Science: The tasty physics of microwave ovens

How does a microwave oven heat without heat? Find out in the latest installment of Appliance Science, which delves into the physics of microwave ovens.

By 2 December 2014

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George Lucas trades sci-fi for fantasy in 'Strange Magic' musical trailer

Who says all quests worth watching happen in space? Filmmaker George Lucas brings the hero's journey into the forest with his madcap musical fairy adventure, due out in January 2015.

By 22 November 2014