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Author behind 'Mean Girls' focuses on 'boy world' (podcast)

Rosalind Wiseman, best-selling author of "Queen Bees and Wannabees" (the book "Mean Girls" was based on) has turned her attention to teen boys with her new book "Masterminds and Wingmen." She and Larry Magid have a chat about boys and their toys and the impact of gaming.

By October 4, 2013

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The best Game Boy Advance emulator for iOS is available now, no jailbreak required

Nintendo fans rejoice: GBA4iOS 2.0 -- a project of indie developer Riley Testut for the last two years -- just went live, and it's the easiest way to play Game Boy games on the iPhone.

By February 19, 2014

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Police: Why we reacted to Facebook pic of boy with rifle

Authorities in New Jersey say a heightened sensitivity to guns necessitated they go with child protection workers to the home of a man who posted a Facebook photo of his gun-toting 11-year-old.

By March 21, 2013

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This is real: 20K Twitch users are watching a fish play Pokemon

Fish Plays Pokemon is about one pet fish's struggle against chaos -- and it has the Internet tuning in by the thousands.

By August 7, 2014

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At Graceland, Elvis makes music history real

You may not fully understand how important Elvis Presley was to American music unless you visit his family homestead in Memphis, Tenn. That's just what CNET Road Trip 2014 did.

By July 9, 2014

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Why my favourite phone of all time is an old Nokia

Battery, reliability and Snake -- the Nokia 3210 puts the iPhone and chums to shame. With Microsoft poised to squash the iconic Nokia brand, CNET's Luke Westaway looks back.

By April 29, 2014

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The 'I hate passwords' guide

Until a safer, saner alternative is available, we're stuck with an insecure, outdated authentication technique. Here's how to make the best of a bad situation while we wait for services to get serious about verifying identities.

By April 29, 2014

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The 404 1,443: Where we're taking the couch by storm (podcast)

Neil Young just destroyed his funding goal for his Pono music player on Kickstarter; an expose on the development crew making new games for the SNES, Atari, Genesis, and Virtual Boy; and the huge traffic gains on Healthcare.gov following President Obama's appearance on 'Between Two Ferns' yesterday.

By March 12, 2014

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Mobile March Madness tips for staying in the game

No sweat! Here are some apps, and more, to help you stay on top of your bracket from the couch, car, or cubicle (don't tell your boss we said that).

By March 17, 2014

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Twitch Plays Pokemon: In conversation with the phenomenon's creator (Q&A)

One month after this 'social experiment' redefined online multiplayer, we virtually sit down with the unnamed creator to discuss the initial goals, what changed along the way, and what comes next.

By March 12, 2014