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An old film canister just fetched $13,000 at auction

When bidding on detritus you'd probably walk past at a flea market, it's not the condition of the item that counts, it's where it's been.

By April 26, 2015

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Untangling your digital life (while embracing it)

As we're bombarded with emails, tweets and status updates, it's easy to feel like slaves to the gadgets in our lives. The advantages of being connected are great, but you don't have to be trapped in the clutches of connectivity.

By February 13, 2015

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Virtual-reality startup wants to blast you to the ISS and beyond

Imagine being able to strap on the Oculus Rift face rig and explore the vast, infinite bounds of space. That's what a startup called SpaceVR hopes to accomplish, starting with the ISS.

By January 20, 2015

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Marvel releases action-packed 'Ant-Man' trailer

Paul Rudd dons the costume and rides a flying insect in the full trailer for "Ant-Man," which gives us a few clues as to how much the film stays true to the comics.

By January 7, 2015

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Marvel releases tiny and human-size 'Ant-Man' teaser trailers

Fans eager to sneak a peek at scenes from the upcoming Marvel superhero movie "Ant-Man" may have to squint to see star Paul Rudd in action. Or just watch the human-sized trailer instead.

By January 3, 2015

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Buy the only camera to go to the moon and back (allegedly)

An Austrian auction house will soon take bids on a camera it claims is the only handheld to come home from an Apollo mission.

By February 3, 2014

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The profundity of seeing Earth from space

When astronauts gaze at our blue marble from up in space, they start to have strange feelings that perhaps no one on Earth can understand. The short film Overview describes what is known as the "Overview Effect".

By February 18, 2013

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SEC probes possibly fraudulent Facebook pre-IPO sales

CNET has learned the Securities and Exchange Commission has issued subpoenas in investigation of fund that allegedly tried to sell 500,000 pre-IPO Facebook shares it may not have actually had.

By September 19, 2012

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Google sums up: No 'shred of evidence' for patent claim

Google followed up with its closing arguments in phase two of the Oracle suit over Java, reiterating that it had no knowledge of Sun's patent portfolio.

By May 15, 2012

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Oracle sums up: Google chose 'reckless' infringement

Oracle argues that just because Google says the Android team didn't know about Sun's patents didn't mean they didn't have access to them.

By May 15, 2012