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Science-fiction

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Name your own price for six science-fiction and fantasy e-books

And if you pay more than the average, you'll get two bonus books. That's a lot of good reading material for cheap.

By October 10, 2012

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Pen and sword equally mighty for science fiction's Stephenson

Futurist author Neal Stephenson regaled a bleary-eyed but enthusiastic Black Hat crowd with behind-the-scenes tales of baking science into his fiction and the struggles in creating a first-person video game sword-fighting system.

By July 26, 2012

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YouTube kicks off first-ever Geek Week in August

The video site has announced a weeklong festival celebrating all things geek, from sci-fi, fantasy, and cosplay to anime, gaming, and science.

By July 24, 2013

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Google Glass meets Comic-Con

At an event where thousands are celebrating futuristic devices, what's the reaction to something real but seems like out of a movie? When it came to Google Glass, everyone loved it.

By July 22, 2013

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As U.S. ponders automated autos, U.K. green-lights driverless car test

England to see the first tests of automated vehicles later in the year while White House pledges to "get this right" from policy standpoint.

By July 17, 2013

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The Week in Pictures: Megapixels and melting glaciers

The 41-megapixel Nokia Lumia 1020 sets smartphone cameras free, a human-powered helicoptor flies, and a satellite image gives a new look at the melting Pine Island Glacier. Plus: Robotic humans and spiders.

By July 13, 2013

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9 gadgets that should never become self-aware

Skynet doesn't keep Crave's Eric Mack up at night, but the prospect of a Roomba that can match his wit sure does. Here's why, plus eight more technologies he'd rather would just keep playing dumb.

By July 11, 2013

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Bioshock's Ken Levine to write Logan's Run remake

The Irrational Game's founder will turn his creativity to reworking the classic science-fiction film.

By June 18, 2013

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Get your own Alien Exosuit, kinda

A Japanese electronics company has built a fully operational robotic exoskeleton, accompanied by its very own Manga.

By July 8, 2013

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Eye-catching LED pet collar fit for 'Tron: Legacy'

Losing a furry friend at night can be frustrating and scary, but the Halo Mini, a slick LED collar making a showing on Kickstarter, might be what the veterinarian ordered.

By July 3, 2013