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Charles Barkley: Nerds never played the game, never got the girls in high school

Technically Incorrect: In a critique of teams built on stats, the NBA analyst excoriates those who believe numbers are all. In fact, he says, there is no proof that numbers lead to winning.

By February 11, 2015

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Hubble telescope observes freaky antics of 'Nasty 1' star

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope say the star nicknamed Nasty 1 (Miss Jackson if...) doesn't behave like a typical star of its kind. Hence its bad-boy image and name.

By May 21, 2015

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Using intentions to control a robotic prosthetic

A neural implant on the area of the brain that controls the patient's intention to move could be the key to better robotic prosthetics.

By May 21, 2015

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Assassin's Creed Syndicate story, characters, and setting breakdown

Twins Jacob and Evie Frye lead the Assassin's charge.

By May 12, 2015

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​Microsoft rips old IE technologies out of its new Edge browser

The company's new browser will be liberated from ActiveX and other old technologies. That should make Edge more competitive -- and help the Web itself move into the future.

By May 7, 2015

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From Ada to Brill: Why have we always dissed women in tech?

Silicon Valley faces tough questions about how it treats women. But the problem isn't just for modern-day women -- it goes back at least 200 years.

By May 9, 2015

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New Assassin's Creed teaser image shows brass knuckles, Dickens quote

"We forge the chains we wear in life."

By May 8, 2015

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'The Martian' author is less optimistic about getting to Mars than NASA

His book about a colony on Mars is about to become a Hollywood blockbuster, but Andy Weir isn't quite as bullish as NASA about his fiction becoming fact within 25 years.

By May 5, 2015

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Best baby-naming websites/apps

In just a few weeks, Prince William and Princess Kate will be welcoming their second child into the world. Just like last time, there's lots of speculation on the baby's gender and of course, the name. Diana for a girl? Charles for a boy? In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best baby-naming apps to help expectant parents with this big decision.

By April 15, 2015

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Welcome back, Brontosaurus!

After over a century with its unique genus status declared null, the Brontosaurus has been officially declared distinct from Apatosaurus.

By April 7, 2015