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Back then: Facebook's Greek drama

No, we didn't fall into a time machine. CNET is celebrating Facebook's 10th birthday by republishing our first story about the social network from way back in 2005.

By February 4, 2014


How Samsung broke away from the Android pack

The fourth version of the hit Galaxy S smartphone will debut this week at Radio City Music Hall with fanfare usually reserved for the iPhone. What a difference three years makes.

By March 12, 2013


The most Twittery journalists of them all

Exclusive A year-end look at some journalist stats on Twitter (including the most-followed journalists) provided by MuckRack, a sort of LinkedIn for media professionals.

By December 21, 2012


How Curt Schilling's video game dreams turned toxic

commentary An ambitious plan to create a competitor to "World of Warcraft" and a loan from Rhode Island transformed a politically conservative former baseball star into a case study for foolish government spending.

By May 23, 2012


Sharing your birthday with Facebook: Like...or not?

CNET editors Jim Kerstetter and Leslie Katz share the same birthday but have different perspectives on the value of sharing the date publicly on Facebook.

By April 10, 2012


Is Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning the most accessible RPG ever?

Does Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning knock it out of the park or get caught on the warning track?

By February 13, 2012


Will Netflix comeback start tomorrow?

By reporting earnings in line with expectations, CEO Reed Hastings can begin leading his company away from recent missteps that shook customer and investor faith. But more unwelcome surprises could put rally on hold.

By October 23, 2011


Buzz Out Loud 1540: Astronomy is a girl's best friend (Podcast)

On today's show, we discover the universe's biggest diamond floating out there in space. Plus, the FCC is investigating why cell phone networks went down during this week's East Coast earthquake, especially with Hurricane Irene bearing down on the East Coast even as we speak. Our BOL PSA to you: text, don't call. And also, be safe. Plus, Pandora makes some money and the most awkward voicemail session ever.

By August 26, 2011


What's driving rise in music sales?

Was it the death of LimeWire, lower prices, Adele's skyrocketing popularity, or Amazon's big discount of Lady Gaga that halted a seven-year decline in album sales?

By July 10, 2011


Scott McNealy re-emerges in tech circles

Though quiet after Oracle acquired Sun, the company he co-founded, McNealy is back in the saddle again. He's chairman of start-up WayIn and delivering one-liners over Twitter.

By April 27, 2011