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How to set up Chromecast's new Backdrop feature

Google released an update to its Chromecast app, enabling you to stream photos, weather and news on your TV.

By October 8, 2014

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Why send a Christmas card when you can send a 100-foot-tall gif?

This Saturday, everyone in the world can send a gif that will be projected onto two buildings in San Francisco, as well as sent to the recipient by e-mail.

By December 16, 2014

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Could 'Game of Thrones' be set on ancient Mars?

Researchers may have found the key to the mystery of ancient flowing water on Mars, but Crave's Eric Mack thinks they've also explained the weird weather in Westeros.

By November 17, 2014

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Use a tablet as a photography light

Your iPad or Android tablet can be used as an instant photographic light. CNET's Lexy Savvides shows you how to use a tablet for light painting, as a creative backdrop and as a softbox.

By October 29, 2014

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Five ways to use a tablet as a photography light

Got a tablet? Turn it into a DIY photo light for illuminating portraits, macro shots and dreamy light paintings.

By October 29, 2014

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A walk in the park: Google Maps hits the trails in California

Against the scenic backdrop of Northern California's Mount Tam, the search giant unveils its latest effort to stitch together a comprehensive view of the world.

By October 7, 2014

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'Star Wars' music video lets you 'Turn Down for Hutt'

Finally, the "Star Wars" universe takes hit single "Turn Down for What" and makes it an anthem for Jabba the Hutt.

By September 24, 2014

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Screens test: iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy S5

We compared the screens of the latest iPhones with Samsung's flagship Galaxy and crowned a winner.

By September 25, 2014

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Ray Ozzie's new app reimagines the phone call

One of Bill Gates' all-time favorite programmers is back after pondering the hypothetical: What would people do if the phone had never been invented before the Internet came along?

By September 22, 2014

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Apple fan buys iPhone 6, promptly drops it

Jack Cooksey was first through the doors at the Apple store in Perth, Australia. He's also one of the first people in the world to drop a new iPhone 6.

By September 19, 2014