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conventions

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Convection vs. conventional ovens explained

Skip the souffles but not the cookies: Sharon Profis shares some tips on what's different about convection ovens.

By May 6, 2015

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Freak out at sea on a zombie-themed cruise

"The Walking Dead" stars headline an oddball cruise to the Bahamas involving zombie makeovers and costume contests.

By July 1, 2015

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Ultimate Convention Hoodie: Assassin's Creed meets geek cred

Conquer the halls of any comic con with a hoodie from Her Universe and Nerdist designed to carry all your swag, from posters to comic books.

By July 22, 2014

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How Electronic Arts stopped being the worst company in America

Being named the worst company in America two years in a row was a wake-up call for the video game maker. Interviews with current and former executives, employees and partners show how EA changed the way it worked as it tries to redeem itself.

By June 2, 2015

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GaymerX 2 gaming convention hits Kickstarter

The LGBTQ gaming convention that held its inaugural event last year is now seeking funding via Kickstarter for its second, to be held in San Francisco in July.

By February 19, 2014

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Full-body mega-muscle suit turns you into an instant superhero

Workouts are for people who don't own a Flex Design muscle suit. A physique like Thor's is just a skin-tight costume away.

By May 7, 2015

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Attending my first Comic Con: Am I nerdy enough to fit in?

Commentary: Stormtroopers, wizards, heroes...CNET's Anthony Domanico attends his first Comic Con, and he's pretty sure he'll be back in a full Chewbacca costume in 2016.

By May 5, 2015

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'Interstellar' TARS robot cosplay stomps along in real life

A feat of cosplay engineering results in a full-size walking TARS robot costume that uses aluminum and a pair of iPads to get the right look.

By April 7, 2015

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'Firefly' stars reunite for crowdfunded Web series

The pilot and the captain of Serenity are back in action together, raising funds for "Con Man," a fictional look behind the scenes at sci-fi fan conventions.

By March 11, 2015

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'What would Spock do?' How Leonard Nimoy helped me prosper

Appreciation: It's hard to be a stoic Vulcan when your favorite "Star Trek" actor leaves this galaxy forever. Bonnie Burton thanks Leonard Nimoy for inspiring us all to "live long and prosper."

By February 27, 2015