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GoldieBlox buries Barbie with powerful Apple '1984' homage

The startup that won itself the chance to run an ad during the Super Bowl releases another spot, for a new action figure for girls. In it, little girls say to hell with conventional ideas of beauty.

By November 6, 2014

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Ben & Jerry's amusingly mocks Apple's 1984 ad

Technically Incorrect: An ad for its new Brrr-ito sees Ben and Jerry's launch a stoned hipster version of Apple's legendary opus.

By April 18, 2015

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Why is the future always as miserable as Apple's 1984?

Technically Incorrect: A British paint manufacturer is the latest to (brilliantly) show a future that's quite painful and awful. Yet here we are loving the fancy gadgets that will take us there. Is there a disconnect?

By March 15, 2015

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Vietnam's refugees find second chance in Silicon Valley

For Road Trip 2015, CNET went to San Jose, California, to talk with Vietnamese Americans who traveled a long way to get to where they are today.

By August 2, 2015

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Every movie and TV show coming to and leaving Netflix in July 2015

There are a lot of excellent titles leaving Netflix in July, so find out what to watch before they disappear.

By June 22, 2015

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Fire Phone one year later: Why Amazon's smartphone flamed out

The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.

By July 24, 2015

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Toshiba CEO quits as accounting scandal adds up to $1.22 billion

Japan's finance minister warns this latest scandal could shake the market's trust in the country's corporate governance.

By July 21, 2015

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'Terminator: Genisys' absolutely will not stop, even when it probably should

Review: Arnie did say he'd be back -- but he's the best thing in this disappointing remix of the 1984 classic.

By July 1, 2015

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Dan Aykroyd has a cameo in new 'Ghostbusters'

Though he won't be playing a prominent role, Dan Aykroyd is coming back for a cameo in the all-female "Ghostbusters" movie. And he still ain't afraid of no ghosts.

By July 15, 2015

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'Ghostbusters' official cast photo in costume is full of attitude

These women aren't afraid of no ghost. "Ghostbusters" reboot director Paul Feig tweets out an official first look at the cast all geared up to fight phantoms.

By July 10, 2015