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Arthur Frommer reacquires travel book brand from Google

Travel expert plans to resume publishing of the travel books, which the Web giant acquired but killed last month.

By Apr. 3, 2013

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A heartfelt goodbye to Arthur C. Clarke

The late science-fiction writer inspired and intrigued millions with his "deceptively dry voice of cosmic wonder."

By Mar. 25, 2008

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Arthur C. Clarke's three wishes

The doyen of science fiction writers celebrates his 90th birthday with hopes and expectations for Earth and beyond.

By Dec. 18, 2007

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Sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke is dead

Clarke, who wrote, among other things, '2001: A Space Odyssey,' has died, according to news reports.

By Mar. 18, 2008

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Amazon, PBS expand streaming partnership

The e-retail giant's streaming service will now include hundreds of additional episodes of "Nova," "Masterpiece," and other PBS shows.

By Jun. 26, 2013

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Barnes & Noble appoints Michael Huseby to CEO

Michael Huseby, who started as CFO and was promoted to president last year, will lead the bookseller's retail, college, and Nook Media operations.

By Jan. 8, 2014

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'Hitchhiker's Guide' text adventure gets 30th-anniversary update

Test your wits against the BBC's updated edition of the maddeningly challenging "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" text adventure game.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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32 down: How Google celebrates 100 years of crosswords

Google commemorates a century of puzzle-fueled procrastination with a playable doodle of its own.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Apple's M&A chief reportedly met with Tesla CEO Elon Musk

The electric carmaker's chief executive met with Adrian Perica and "probably" Apple CEO Tim Cook last spring, according to a San Francisco Chronicle report.

By Feb. 16, 2014

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In defense of 'The Star Wars Holiday Special'

Singing Wookiees wearing Snuggies? Harvey Korman cooking in drag? Jefferson Starship hologram jam band? Crave's Bonnie Burton tells why the infamous TV special is so bad it's great.

By Dec. 21, 2013