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Photos: At SXSW, Dorkbot fetes geekery

Hundreds turn out for Dorkbot, a celebration of makers and electronic geekery that takes place in cities around the world.

11 Images Mar. 15, 2009

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Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM | A Lens

While it's not cheap, the Sigma 50mm f1.4 lens provides great value for the money.

Apr. 11, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating Apr. 11, 2014
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Budget geek: Secrets of my cheap-tastic tech life

From a $0 standing desk to a $30-per-month smartphone plan, Crave's Amanda Kooser is exploring the less expensive side of technology.

By May. 21, 2014

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R2-D2 cake plays Leia's message to Obi-Wan

This is exactly the droid we're looking for. Delicious cake combined with classic Star Wars geekery.

By Jun. 20, 2013

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Bye bye to BlackBerry and The IT Crowd in Podcast 357

Is this the end for BlackBerry? It's certainly the end for The IT Crowd, so we pay tribute to our favourite geek-tastic laughfest.

By Sep. 27, 2013

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How do I internet? Playing mathmaker

Ever wanted to snag a maths geek of your very own? Well, with a little help from this thing we call the internet, the lady (or gentleman) of your choice is just a click away.

By Jul. 12, 2011

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Apple 1 breaks auction record, goes for $671,400

One of what's thought to be only six working Apple 1 computers -- hand-built by Steve Wozniak -- flies out of a German auction house for a tidy sum. The last one went for $640,000.

By May. 25, 2013

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Nerdy New Mexico: Voyage through the Land of Engeekment

Welcome to Nerdy New Mexico. CNET Crave blogger Amanda Kooser hits the road to track down a space chimp, the site of the first atomic bomb explosion, and a little place in the mountains called the Black Hole.

By Apr. 6, 2012

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Why I can't root for Woot anymore

The big daddy of daily deal sites has descended into chaos. Crave writer Amanda Kooser reminisces about the good old days and shares her sorrow at what Woot has become.

By Apr. 24, 2013

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Swing your sabers! Today is Geek Pride Day

Hackers, programmers, gamers, and overall dweebs have reason to rejoice. It's Geek Pride Day, when geeks the world over are supposed to revel anew in everything that makes them misunderstood by the other half.

By May. 25, 2011