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Be a code breaker: Enigma machines up for auction

Bid on a piece of WWII spy history with an unprecedented collection of cipher machines and accessories up for sale at Christie's auction house through Dec. 3.

By December 2, 2014

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Four ways to make the most of Intel's Compute Stick

Intel's little dongle that can isn't for everyone. Actually, it isn't for most. But this little gadget is a cool way to stay connected.

By April 28, 2015

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Code breaker casting call: Be a part of Bletchley Park history

England's Bletchley Park, known for its WWII code breakers, is the subject of an open casting call January 17 and 18 for an upcoming interactive installation.

By January 7, 2014

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Remembering legendary Enigma code breaker Mavis Batey

If you don't know of Mavis Batey, you should. Her work cracking the Enigma machine's coded messages was crucial to the success of D-Day landings during WWII.

By November 14, 2013

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'Dammit Alexa!': I feel bad when I yell at my Amazon Echo

Part speaker, part personal assistant, Amazon Echo moves into a Crave writer's home, gets yelled at, tells jokes and becomes part of the family.

By March 7, 2015

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Get a 27-inch HP IPS monitor for $179.99

Go big or go home. Wait a minute: go big AND go home. With this monitor.

By February 26, 2015

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Is Cablevision's $10 Wi-Fi-only mobile service a good deal?

Wireless plans don't come cheap. That's why Cablevision's sounds so enticing. But is it really the solution families have been dreaming of? CNET's Marguerite Reardon has the answers in Ask Maggie.

By February 15, 2015

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​Eight Valentine's Day apps you should use

Valentine's Day may not be your favorite holiday, but you're still on the hook. Use these apps to help make the best of it.

By February 6, 2015

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Sneaky Leatherman multitool disguises itself as a bracelet

A new concept in multitools hides 25 different functions in one, low-key bracelet.

By January 23, 2015

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Code-breaker Alan Turing to be pardoned (finally)

Vilified by the British government for his homosexuality -- a fact that many say led to his suicide -- the famous mathematician and Enigma code-breaker is now likely to receive a posthumous pardon.

By July 20, 2013