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Road Trip 2014

CNET's Daniel Terdiman wrangles up tech and geek culture in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and more.

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For data-driven Oakland A's, the 'IT coach' sets the defense

For eight years, A's coach Tye Waller has been collecting data on opposing players and methodically building an application that gives the team an advantage on defense and on the bases.

By August 17, 2014

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In new clip, Kutcher's beard doesn't do the Jobs

The latest publicity clip for the new "Jobs" movie offers many glimpses into its arc. But there's also a very strange gray beard.

By July 31, 2013

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Statistics wizard Nate Silver gives his Oscar predictions

Silver calculates that "Argo" is a lock to take home the best-picture Oscar, and Steven Spielberg will top Ang Lee for best director.

By February 22, 2013

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Hey, Times Square! I'm Google+. Please notice me

Abraham Lincoln may have saved the nation, but "Lincoln" can't rescue an attempted online-offline promotion for Google+ and Google Play in Manhattan.

By September 14, 2012

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U.N. summit rejects U.S., Europe hands-off-the-Internet plea

Nigeria, Cuba, Algeria, and Saudi Arabia persuade a majority of summit delegates to support giving a United Nations agency a more "active" role in Internet governance.

By December 12, 2012

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Craigslist hands over the name of a villain who didn't feel like going to the Oscars

A judge has ruled that Craigslist has to reveal the ID of a man who tried to see Oscar tickets on its site.

By July 24, 2008

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The guilty truth: There's too much content

How is any fully-functioning human being supposed to keep up with everything they're interested in, online and off? They can't. And it's having psychological consequences.

By March 3, 2013

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In the Mojave, an Army dress rehearsal for Afghan war

Most Army units deploying to Afghanistan must first prepare for the combat zone at the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif. CNET Road Trip 2012 visited to see it first-hand.

By July 6, 2012

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Milkshakes for everybody, and only one straw needed

DIY Drinking Strawz combine many little pieces into one, big, crazy straw. U-Turns and 'four-way' drinking branches included.

By July 23, 2008

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Will plug-in hybrids crash the grid? Duke Energy says no

A test with smart grid start-up GridPoint finds that "smart charging" of plug-in cars after 10 p.m. is crucial to not stressing the grid. GridPoint also raises $15 million.

By March 27, 2008