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Silk Road is 'Napster all over again,' says 'Deep Web' filmmaker

The director of a new film about Silk Road says he found striking parallels between the issues surrounding the online drug bazaar and Napster, the original music-sharing service.

By March 16, 2015

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Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By May 26, 2015

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Pocket Filmmaker: Instagram filmmaking

Our resident pocket filmmaker, Jason van Genderen, focuses in on Instagram and how to make a good 15 second video.

By February 2, 2014

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I, Explorer: What it's like to wear Google Glass in 2015

Two years ago, the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas, was sprinkled with people wearing Google's smart eyewear. This year, it seemed like no one was wearing it. Except me.

By May 26, 2015

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'Mario Kart: Fury Road' is the Mad Max mashup that needed to happen most

Whether you're teaming up with Bowser or running from postapocalyptic psycho guitarists, the worlds of Mario and Mad Max blend easier than you might guess.

By May 23, 2015

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Rhino Slider Evo and Motion add motorized camera moves to your movies and time-lapse shots

This smooth camera slider can be paired with an optional motor to raise your time-lapse game or add a flexible, lightweight tool to your filmmaking repertoire.

By May 21, 2015

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Luke Skywalker's buddy Biggs gets his own documentary

Biggs Darklighter, a character who is barely in "Star Wars: A New Hope," is the star of a fan's documentary, "Blast It Biggs: Where Are You?" -- complete with rare movie footage and an interview with the actor Garrick Hagon.

By May 16, 2015

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Fan-made trailer mashes up 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek' universes

Captain Kirk has met his most formidable opponent yet in this fan-made trailer for a fictional 1985 movie called "The Carbonite Maneuver." Kirk will find the Force is very strong with this villain.

By May 12, 2015

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No more Joss Whedon tweets: Why you should care when celebs quit Twitter

Commentary: Fans are upset about "Avengers" director Joss Whedon leaving Twitter. But is constant and immediate interaction with fans a gift or a curse? CNET's Bonnie Burton weighs in.

By May 6, 2015