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Mercedes-Benz: A new kind of alphabet soup

In an attempt to simplify its model names, Mercedes-Benz stirs the pot of alphabet soup, renaming its SUVs and offering new letters for engine types.

By November 11, 2014

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From Alderaan to yoohoo: Whole 'Star Wars' dialogue alphabetized

Tom Murphy VII took every English word spoken in "Star Wars: A New Hope" and alphabetized them. Because why not?

By June 4, 2014

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Geeky alphabet blocks teach numbers and nerd icons

A is for Ada Lovelace. B is for Buffy the Vampire Slayer. C is for C-3PO. A nerdy father makes alphabet blocks to teach his son his geeky ABCs.

By January 27, 2014

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'Star Wars' space slug jack-in-the-box wants to eat a starship

The famous space slug has wormed its way from an asteroid in a galaxy far, far away to inhabit a jack-in-the-box for Star Wars Celebration 2015.

By April 8, 2015

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As April Fools' arrives, Google flips out and T-Mobile goes to the dogs

The search giant pulls an about-face and the wireless carrier puts on a dog-and-pony show for April Fools' Day. Also: Microsoft's MS-DOS Mobile, Motorola's premium selfie stick and Samsung's smart knife.

By March 31, 2015

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40 years of gadgets come out to play

An exhibit in New York reunites stars from technology's past -- from the "laptop" that's heavier than an automobile tire to computers you don't even need to touch -- and puts them at your fingertips.

By March 29, 2015

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How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By December 16, 2014

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Mercedes-Benz coupifies an SUV

BMW's X6 must be popular enough, as Mercedes-Benz unveils the 2016 GLE 450 AMG 4Matic Coupe to compete in the small SUV-coupe segment.

By December 9, 2014

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SAM: A DIY internet of things

Using Bluetooth modules and a drag-and-drop software builder, SAM is a kit that allows you to build almost anything you can dream up.

By September 29, 2014

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HTC engineers already working with Google on Nexus 9, report says

A new report says HTC is set to make the new Nexus 9 despite a lack of experience in building tablets.

By September 22, 2014