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1980

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Google emulates 1980s-era Amiga computer in Chrome

Google's Portable Native Client technology gives a new Web-based lease on life for an old operating system and the games it could run.

By December 12, 2013

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Help! My town is trapped in the 1980s!

Wednesday night a major fiber-optic line was severed in northern New Mexico, leaving the tourist town of Taos, and Crave contributor Eric Mack, without wireless or Internet service for an entire day. The humanity!

By June 20, 2013

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Have a merry Sithmas with this 'Star Wars' music parody

Chewbacca, Princess Leia, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader and even Han Solo in carbonite sing their favorite festive hits in the parody video "Star Wars Lost Holiday Album Collection."

By December 17, 2014

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King's Quest to make an epic return

With the revival of history-making studio Sierra comes a return to the world of King's Quest, adding more chapters to the life of King Graham.

By December 7, 2014

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HBO orders a whole lot of 'Westworld' for 2015

The sci-fi Western makes its way to the small screen again, this time starring Anthony Hopkins and produced by Bad Robot.

By November 17, 2014

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McDonald's reveals McRib secrets to former MythBuster

Is it pork? Is it made from plastic yoga mats? Former "MythBusters" host Grant Imahara joins a McDonald's skeptic to find out what exactly goes inside a McRib patty.

By November 4, 2014

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'We are made of star stuff': A quick lesson on how

Carl Sagan famously said that the death of ancient stars helped to create us. Huh? Here's a quick primer on what he meant.

By November 3, 2014

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Ireland to close tax loophole favored by US tech giants

Come 2015, Ireland plans to start doing away with the "Double Irish" tax structure, which has allowed companies like Apple, Google and Facebook to shelter billion of dollars in profits from taxes.

By October 14, 2014

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French telco Iliad may up its bid for T-Mobile US

Iliad has lined up new financial backers for another run at the Uncarrier, according to Bloomberg.

By October 2, 2014

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Windows 10 arriving -- here's a look at 30 years of Windows

Come with us on a 30-year trip through time to see how Bill Gates' baby took over the world.

By October 1, 2014