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Netflix lands in France as part of European expansion

The company has officially launched in France, but it faces a rough welcome.

By September 15, 2014

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'Twin Peaks' 8-bit intro is not what it seems

The Great Northern Hotel waterfall, the Bewick's Wren, and the welcome sign from the opening credits of "Twin Peaks" get a fitting NES tribute.

By August 29, 2014

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'Maison of Cards'? Netflix greenlights first French original show

Netflix, ahead of a push into mainland Europe next month, plans to produce its first original series based and created in France, one of its biggest new markets.

By August 28, 2014

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Clockwork cannibals and flirting with dinosaurs: 'Doctor Who' returns (spoilers!)

The twelfth Doctor, played by Peter Capaldi, finds excitement on the menu in "Deep Breath," the first episode of "Doctor Who" season 8.

By August 23, 2014

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Bonsai and bouquet photographed in the stratosphere

A Japanese artist takes his love of botanicals and space to new heights by launching and photographing his work with our planet as the backdrop.

By July 28, 2014

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The best view of the Perseid meteor shower is from space

It's a great week for celestial gazing with both a supermoon and the year's best meteor shower lighting things up, but the best view is also from out of this world.

By August 11, 2014

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The Sun Also Rises is a game that shows a different side of war

Joining the growing ranks of indie games offering more thoughtful takes on war, The Sun Also Rises hopes to show the very human impact of the Global War on Terror.

By August 7, 2014

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Disney debuts 'Star Wars: Rebels' 7-minute preview

Get ready for a new space adventure loaded with action, intrigue, and yes, Stormtroopers with this preview of the "Star Wars: Rebels" animated series from Disney and Lucasfilm.

By August 5, 2014

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OKCupid plays with our hearts without worry

The dating site conducted an experiment that falsified compatibility matches without telling users. When the results were published, OKCupid's co-founder said only two users complained. CNET's Bridget Carey explains the test and why it matters.

By July 29, 2014

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Chromecast at Year 1: Why it's more than just an impulse buy (Q&A)

For the first birthday of Google's streaming-media stick, the exec behind the dirt-cheap dongle discusses its back story, year one, and the path ahead.

By July 29, 2014