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Assange penning autobiography to pay legal bills

The public face of WikiLeaks will use the proceeds from a book about his life to bolster his legal defense fund and keep his whistleblower site afloat.

By Dec. 27, 2010

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Ex-Sun CEO ponders autobiography

Jonathan Schwartz was a prolific blogger and now has begun tweeting. The next possibility: a book about being Sun's chief executive.

By Feb. 9, 2010

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Google Doodle honors famed zoologist Dian Fossey

Best known for her study of endangered gorillas in Africa, the late Fossey would've turned 82 years old on Thursday.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Artist seeks crowdfunding for normal-looking Barbie

Everyone knows Barbie isn't real. In any sense of the word. Now a designer wants to introduce a whole line of Barbies that look like, well, women.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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BBC presenter mistakes paper for iPad? Not credible

Many have laughed at the BBC's Simon McCoy for picking up a pack of printing paper instead of an iPad as he presented on air. But was this stoic professionalism? Or perhaps one big joke?

By Sep. 19, 2013

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Marc Benioff explains Steve Jobs' spirituality and chides Apple

The Salesforce.com CEO admonishes Apple, as well as the movies and books about Steve Jobs' life, for failing to understand and honor the spiritual aspect of Jobs' personality.

By Sep. 10, 2013

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Biblio-Mat vending machine dispenses random books

Forget candy bars. Feed your mind with a freshly delivered used book from the Biblio-Mat machine.

By Nov. 19, 2012

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The Range Rover Hybrid is like a Range Rover, but greener

The Range Rover has gone all eco and now comes in a tangy Hybrid flavour. But is mixing electricity and off-roading a good idea? Also, there's a slight cost issue.

By Nov. 22, 2013

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George Lucas on making 'Star Wars': 'It helps to be nuts'

Road Trip 2010: CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman was just one of thousands who flocked to see the "Star Wars" creator talk about the history of the mega-hit sci-fi franchise. Lucas was joined onstage by Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, and interviewer Jon Stewart.

By Aug. 14, 2010

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David Byrne on how music works (book review)

The Audiophiliac reviews former Talking Head David Byrne's entertaining new book, "How Music Works."

By Oct. 14, 2012