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This US ambassador took her oath of office on a Kindle

US Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein Suzi LeVine took her oath not by placing her hand on the Constitution or the Bible, but on a Kindle.

By June 2, 2014

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Cards Against Humanity starts scholarship for women in science

The "party game for horrible people" will use proceeds from its latest expansion pack to do something not quite so horrible.

By March 31, 2015

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Emma Watson to play bookish Belle in live-action 'Beauty and the Beast'

Disney is making a live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast," and Emma Watson of "Harry Potter" fame is locked in to play brainy beauty Belle.

By January 26, 2015

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US ambassador engages critics after Game of Thrones piracy plea

US Ambassador Bleich has said that piracy is no more a compliment than someone "hitting on your partner", and asked that we, like Lannisters, "always pay our debts".

By May 2, 2013

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US ambassador asks Aussies to stop pirating Game of Thrones

"Stealing is stealing," US Ambassador Bliech has said in an impassioned plea on his Facebook page.

By April 25, 2013

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App claims to know what wine or beer you'll like before you taste it

The Next Glass app claims to have isolated the tastes of alcoholic beverages and will tell you how much you'll like them -- or not.

By November 20, 2014

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'Toy Story'-themed resort will take you to infinity and beyond

Disney releases concept images for the Disney Shanghai Resort, which includes a massive "Toy Story"-themed hotel. Just hope nobody poisons the waterhole.

By November 18, 2014

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First Microsoft Lumia phone to be revealed next week

The new smartphone, set to debut Tuesday, drops the Nokia logo and marks a new chapter for the Lumia family of mobile devices.

By November 7, 2014

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Russian government gathers intelligence with malware: report

The Russian government uses malware to extract sensitive information from companies and governments, not for financial gain but for intelligence gathering, according a new report by FireEye.

By October 28, 2014

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The queen misses eye contact, blames cell phones

England's Queen Elizabeth II really doesn't like the sea of cell phones with which she's confronted these days.

By September 2, 2014