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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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Reddit clamps down on 'involuntary pornography'

A privacy update means people whose private photos have been posted on Reddit without their consent can have them removed.

By February 25, 2015

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Rockets glow against Alaska aurora in brilliant NASA image

The Northern Lights in Alaska provide a ghostly backdrop for a dramatic image of rockets launching into the early-morning sky.

By January 30, 2015

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Fin city: A BioShock aquarium for some geeky fish

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team build a splashy tribute to the City of Rapture from the video game BioShock in the latest episode of the DIY Web series "Super Fan Builds."

By December 30, 2014

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Time-lapse videos of Earth capture line between life and death

Astronaut Alexander Gerst combines more than 12,000 photos taken about the International Space Station in 2014 into a collection of spellbinding videos that show our lively planet in gorgeous HD.

By December 28, 2014

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Uber hit yet again with legality concerns -- this time in Asia

Taiwan and China mega-city Chongqing are questioning whether Uber has the right to operate its service -- regardless of Uber's new agreement with Chinese search engine Baidu.

By December 22, 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