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What to expect from computers, hardware and gaming

CNET's Dan Ackerman anticipates a ton of new tech at the upcoming CES 2015.

By November 21, 2014

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Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.

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Men think they can fix a computer (but can't), study says

A study suggests that men are especially keen to let it be known they know how to fix a computer, but their actual knowledge may not match their bravado.

By November 17, 2014

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Mario develops awareness, plays his own game

A team of researchers has programmed an AI into Nintendo's Super Mario Advance, so that he can play his own game according to his feelings.

By January 18, 2015

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Cumberbatch's Turing passes the test in 'The Imitation Game'

Benedict Cumberbatch is on enigmatic form as the computing pioneer and war hero, but this biopic doesn't quite crack the code.

By November 12, 2014

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Sony to enter China gaming market with PlayStation 4, Vita

The game console will cost about $468 in China, and the company says it has already signed up 70 third-party software developers to create games.

By December 11, 2014

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Got bitcoins? Trade them in to buy Windows apps, Xbox games and more

You can now use bitcoins to add money to your Microsoft account, and in turn buy content on its Windows and Xbox platforms. The move gives the digital currency a hefty dose of credibility.

By December 11, 2014

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Ralph Baer, father of home video game console, dies at 92

Engineer invented the predecessor to today's home video game consoles while working at a defense contractor in the late '60s and early '70s.

By December 7, 2014

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Best gaming PCs of the season

Forget low-res gaming consoles. For a real gaming experience, at 1080p or 4K, hook up one of these new gaming PCs.

7 Images By October 23, 2014

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Mattel's View-Master gets a Google VR makeover

The stereoscopic toy leaps into the 21st century as Google scopes out uses for its Cardboard virtual-reality tech.

By February 13, 2015

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Nvidia beats expectations in fourth quarter on strong sales of graphics chips

The Santa Clara, Calif., company posts another strong quarter to end its fiscal year and hints at big gaming news early next month.

By February 11, 2015