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Queen Elizabeth II visits 'Game of Thrones,' declines Iron Throne

The Queen arrived in Westeros for a set tour, but didn't seem to take an interest in claiming leadership of the Seven Kingdoms.

By June 24, 2014

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Internet pioneers to collect first Queen Elizabeth Prizes

The queen of England will award the trophies Wednesday for a new million-pound prize to encourage engineering to Tim Berners-Lee, Robert Kahn, Vint Cerf, Marc Andreessen, and Louis Pouzin.

By June 24, 2013

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Queen Elizabeth honors Marc Andreessen, others with engineering prize

The first QEPrize will go to Andreessen along with Louis Pouzin, Robert Kahn, Vinton Cert, and Tim Berners-Lee for ground-breaking work that led to the Internet and World Wide Web.

By March 18, 2013

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The queen misses eye contact, blames cell phones

England's Queen Elizabeth II really doesn't like the sea of cell phones with which she's confronted these days.

By September 2, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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The next 'Downton'? Netflix grabs hit British show 'Happy Valley'

Amazon may have exclusive dibs on "Downton Abbey," but Netflix grabs this year's break-out UK drama.

By August 8, 2014

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Twitch to mute copyrighted music in video-on-demand

Video-game streaming service says it will cut the volume on 30-minute blocks of video when unauthorized audio content is detected.

By August 6, 2014

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Woman changes name to L. Skywalker, denied passport

The UK takes a dim view of any name that it deems as being copyrighted or trademarked.

By July 31, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 006: Our Google I/O 2014 preview, the Queen visits Game of Thrones, and more

Today, we're talking about the new Android-powered Nokia X2 and Nest Labs' new Works with Nest program, and sharing our predictions for tomorrow's Google I/O keynote. Oh, and Queen Elizabeth visited the Iron Throne.

By June 24, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 006: Our Google I/O preview, the Queen visits the Iron Throne, Deadpool Pinball, and more

We make predictions for Google I/O, talk about the new Nokia X2, and give you a rundown on the Works with Nest program. But more importantly, Queen Elizabeth visits the Iron Throne and Deadpool Pinball is coming.

By June 24, 2014