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Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

By August 20, 2014

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1963 Ferrari 250 GTO sells for $38m, smashes world auction record

The Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta owned by Formula One driver Jo Schlesser has brought in a record $38,155,000 at auction in the UK.

By August 17, 2014

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For data-driven Oakland A's, the 'IT coach' sets the defense

For eight years, A's coach Tye Waller has been collecting data on opposing players and methodically building an application that gives the team an advantage on defense and on the bases.

By August 17, 2014

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Who won 'Wacky Races'? F1 scoring reveals the world's wackiest racer

Using Formula 1 scoring, which wacky racer would mount the podium as the overall winner of the classic cartoon?

By July 29, 2014

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Despite tornadoes and derailments, the 737s keep on coming

Every month, Spirit Aerosystems in Wichita, Kan., turns out 42 fuselages for 737s. And it's survived a disaster or two. CNET Road Trip 2014 stops by.

By July 26, 2014

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If Stanley Kubrick had directed the Apollo 11 moon landing

To celebrate the 45th anniversary of the very first moon landing, an artist recut the footage with Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey".

By July 20, 2014

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' final scene was directed over Skype

The Serkis-starring summer simian spectacular saw several scenes supervised via Skype, director Matt Reeves has said. Plus CNET reveals whether "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" is worth checking out.

By July 11, 2014

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Take a virtual Hollywood tour with iPhone app ScenePast

The app lets you search for old movie and TV locations to see what the streetscape looked like at the time of filming and what it looks like now.

By June 24, 2014

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Iconic 'Alien' designer H.R. Giger passes away

Swiss artist H.R. Giger, famous for his "Alien" biomechanical environment and creatures, has died at the age of 74.

By May 13, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 telco pricing plans revealed

Australian telcos unveil pricing details for the Samsung Galaxy S5.

By March 26, 2014