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The messy claims behind 'Alex from Target'

A company that wants to bring "fans and fandom" together claimed to be behind the overnight viral sensation, but as more facts emerge, the shadows of doubt have become longer and darker.

By November 4, 2014

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Drone tours Napa earthquake damage

A quadcopter's close aerial footage of the destruction caused by this week's 6.0 California earthquake in wine country shows the potential of drones in disaster areas.

By August 29, 2014

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Beyonce drops new album on iTunes: Fans, marketers gasp

With no fanfare and no prior warning, Mrs. -Z releases an iTunes-only album of songs and videos. But you're not supposed to do that, shriek the know-alls.

By December 13, 2013

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Samsung reveals Santa is really Steve Ballmer

A new ad for the Galaxy Gear shows Santa motivating an elves' sales conference. He's more than a little like the man who cries about developers.

By December 10, 2013

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The Apple Store-dancing YouTube sensation (age 12)

Trevor Michael is a 12-year-old from Southern California who's now becoming something of a YouTube legend for his remarkably exuberant dance videos, all shot at Apple stores.

By April 16, 2011

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Rudolph no longer a radar-nosed reindeer

The FAA says nose of Santa's favorite sleigh-guider has been outfitted with new satellite-based avionics that will let St. Nick more safely deliver toys to tots.

By December 24, 2010

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Leaky house? Bring in the blower door

With winter upon us, a favorite gadget of CNET's Martin LaMonica is a blower door, a green building tool for measuring air flow and finding leaks.

By December 24, 2010

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Would you use a fireplace with no chimney?

EcoSmart Fire specializes in modern, environmentally friendly fireplaces. CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos took a look at one at the West Coast Green conference in San Francisco in September.

December 19, 2007

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AT&T's Santa: Better 3G coverage an excellent wish

AT&T lets you text Santa with all your wishes. When one asks for better 3G coverage from AT&T, Santa doesn't hesitate to write back.

By December 22, 2009

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iPhone on Vodafone lands 14 January

Vodafone has announced the prices for its iPhone, which will be in our pockets on 17 January. It's also dropped the 'unlimited' data claim in favour of a 1GB limit

By December 21, 2009