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How Samsung built its Galactic Empire

As the S5 becomes official, Adventures in Tech explains how Samsung Galaxy brand became a global tech superpower.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Ford builds Mustang 1,000 feet up on the Empire State Building

To celebrate the Mustang's 50th anniversary, Ford recreates a challenging publicity stunt from 1965 by building a Mustang on the Empire State Building's observation deck.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Windows 1.0: The flop that created an empire

Two years later than planned, Microsoft's new graphical operating system went on sale November 20, 1985. It wasn't worth the wait. But a bigger story was soon to unfold.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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The ADT home security empire strikes back at CES

Amid a flood of new competitors, the venerable security giant is offering users a bounty of new features.

By Jan. 7, 2014

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Behold Samsung's empire -- from suits to boats to hotels

CNET's Shara Tibken travels to Korea and finds some far-ranging element of the big Samsung Group just about everywhere she turns.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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Galaxy S5: How Samsung built its Galactic Empire (video)

Adventures in Tech explains how Samsung turned its Galaxy brand into a tech superpower, leading up to the much-anticipated Galaxy S5.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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The Empire Striketh Back: More 'Star Wars' in iambic pentameter

Yoda was already hard to understand. Now "Star Wars" fans can try to decipher his advice in Elizabeathan-esque dialogue in "William Shakespeare's The Empire Striketh Back" by Ian Doescher.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Original Han Solo blaster from 'Empire,' 'Jedi' up for auction (pictures)

If you want to own a piece of "Star Wars" history -- and have $200,000 lying around -- you could buy this original Han Solo blaster. But, sorry, it wasn't used in the famous cantina scene.

4 Images By Dec. 2, 2013

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Public at last: Apple II DOS code that launched an empire

The Computer History Museum has published the source code for the Apple II DOS. Last spring, CNET was first to report the existence of documents that led to the creation of the code.

By Nov. 12, 2013

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'Doctor Who' fans petition to light Empire State Building in Tardis-blue

"Doctor Who" fans place a formal request to light up the Empire State Building in a Tardis shade of blue for the show's 50th anniversary.

By Oct. 9, 2013