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Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison

A New York judge hands illegal online drug site founder a life prison sentence in one of the strangest, darkest tales of Web culture.

By May 29, 2015

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Ex-FIFA official references Onion article in self-defense on Facebook

Technically Incorrect: Jack Warner, one of the current and former FIFA executives indicted on charges of corruption last week, doesn't know from online satire. John Oliver cannot help laugh at him.

By June 1, 2015

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I, Explorer: What it's like to wear Google Glass in 2015

Two years ago, the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas, was sprinkled with people wearing Google's smart eyewear. This year, it seemed like no one was wearing it. Except me.

By May 26, 2015

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This is a good time to watch John Oliver's 2014 rant on FIFA corruption

Want to better understand why several high-ranking FIFA officials were arrested in Zurich on Wednesday? Watch John Oliver give his views on FIFA and the 2014 World Cup.

By May 27, 2015

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Grim Fandango Remastered arrives on Android and iOS

The LucasArts adventure classic gets modern graphics and sounds and makes the move to mobile platforms.

By May 8, 2015

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Kirstie Alley accidentally implicated in New Jersey 'Bridgegate'

What's in a name? Some people connect actress Kirstie Alley to the New Jersey bridge scandal thanks to a loosely interpreted New York Times headline about a Gov. Chris Christie ally.

By May 1, 2015

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It's official: 'The X-Files' is back with Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny and Chris Carter

Six episodes of the conspiracy-busting classic will go into production this summer.

By March 24, 2015

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They're back: BT Mobile and 'The X-Files' return in CNET UK podcast 426

We find out how the watch industry is fighting back against the rise of smartwatches, and why Liverpool has the fastest 4G in the land.

By March 26, 2015

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'The X-Files' is back, and we hope it lives up to our self-hype

One of the greatest sci-fi shows in the history of television is returning to the airwaves as a six-episode "event" miniseries. Amid excellent sci-fi shows like "Black Mirror" and "Orphan Black," we're hoping new episodes of "The X-Files" can still capture our imagination like it did 20 years ago.

By March 24, 2015

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Silk Road is 'Napster all over again,' says 'Deep Web' filmmaker

The director of a new film about Silk Road says he found striking parallels between the issues surrounding the online drug bazaar and Napster, the original music-sharing service.

By March 16, 2015