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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' cast celebrated on Vanity Fair cover

Han Solo and Chewbacca hang out with new characters in Annie Leibovitz's latest "Star Wars" portraits for Vanity Fair magazine. Plus J.J. Abrams reveals his Jar Jar death fantasies.

By May 4, 2015

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How a smartphone reshaped a new parent's life

Commentary: CNET's Stephen Shankland knew a smartphone would be a help with a new baby in the house. He didn't realize how much -- even that selfie-cam came in handy.

By June 13, 2015

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Ah, Vanity: Wrinkle videos trump cancer vids in getting teens to bust out the sunscreen

It may not be surprising that appealing to our vanity works better than a biology lecture, but the extent to which the approach increases sunscreen use is sizable.

By February 13, 2014

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Sunburned dolls teach kids importance of sunscreen

The plastic on these dolls turns red when exposed to UV rays but returns to normal with sunblock.

By June 8, 2015

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Man mocks Caitlyn Jenner on Facebook, gets beautiful lesson

Technically Incorrect: A man posts a photo of soldiers in battle to counteract the notion that the transgendered Caitlyn Jenner is heroic. Then he discovers the photographer was beaten nearly to death for being a cross-dresser.

By June 4, 2015

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Caitlyn Jenner breaks record for sprint to 1 million Twitter followers

Olympic gold medalist and reality TV star, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, breaks President Obama's record for quickest to reach a million Twitter followers.

By June 1, 2015

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All those 'Likes' don't add up to real fans, Facebook exec warns brands

How can a brand reach genuine fans on Facebook and persuade them to go to a show, buy a product or otherwise support the brand? By paying, says Facebook's Niall Fagan.

By May 21, 2015

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Fund this: Smart jewelry changes color with the tap of an app

The color-changing Algara stone can instantly coordinate with any outfit -- but only if it gets enough funding.

By May 20, 2015

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Lucas, Spielberg, Abrams grace Wired cover to honor ILM at 40

Noted filmmakers pose with memorable movie characters like Yoda, E.T. and the Hulk on Wired's June cover to honor George Lucas' movie effects studio Industrial Light & Magic.

By May 19, 2015

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New 'Indiana Jones' rumbling toward us, story still to be unearthed

Dust off your hat and snap your whip! Indy's coming back to the big screen, though no date has been set.

By May 7, 2015