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Sigur Rós cameos on Game of Thrones, covers 'The Rains of Castamere'

Icelandic band Sigur Rós made an appearance on Game of Thrones as minstrels at the wedding of Joffrey Baratheon.

By April 14, 2014

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Nokia's insane new ad: Our new tablet is a mullet (what?)

In one of the weirder, more curious ads for any gadget ever, Nokia paints a nostalgic picture of, well, hair and its Lumia 2520 tablet.

By December 18, 2013

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ORBX streaming tech could revolutionize computing

The first notes in a dirge for traditional computing have been sounded, says Brendan Eich, the inventor of JavaScript -- and he couldn't be happier.

By May 5, 2013

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Wembley Stadium takes rap for Olympic Visa payment balls-up

Visa has ducked a bullet as Wembley took the blame for a fiasco last night in which no food and drink kiosk could accept any card payment.

By July 30, 2012

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Exec sings goodbye to Microsoft on YouTube

A Microsoft project manager joins another company, but not before posting a YouTube video in which she sings her eulogy to Redmond. It is, in its way, affecting. Depending on your current emotional state.

By April 18, 2012

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Microsoft's CES 2012 tweet choir: Weird or very weird?

At Microsoft's last ever CES keynote, the company has a choir warbling tweets halfway through CEO Steve Ballmer's presentation.

By January 10, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud 1559: Buzz Out Loud Bonus Makeup Monday Show (Podcast)

Today was a special day because it was the Buzz Out Loud Bonus Makeup Monday Show. Netflix is still in the news while some major rivals show off their goods this week including Amazon, Dish Network & Blockbuster. Facebook is scaring people all around the world with the latest changes. Is logging off of Facebook enough? And we hear from our fans in an extended Feedback Loop Loop Loop. We will be back live on Thursday at 10am PST so please tune in.

By September 26, 2011

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Spotify's latest music dirge: We've been hacked

The online music service says hackers may have gotten their hands on the personal details of users.

By March 4, 2009

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Swedish antipiracy law: Traffic down, ISP rebels

Internet traffic dropped by almost half after a new antipiracy law went into effect in Sweden, but a loophole could take the teeth out of the law.

By April 17, 2009

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AOL announces new open-source mobile platform. Who cares?

Mobile platform is missing two important qualities: broad relevance and a compelling purpose, says CNET Blog Network contributor Matt Asay.

By February 12, 2008