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Bringing the past into high-resolution view

For Road Trip 2015, CNET takes a look at the tech revolution helping historians in Israel reveal more about our past.

By September 3, 2015

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Arrests made over zombifying drug known as 'devil's breath'

Can a sniff of powder believed to be used by witches in the Middle Ages turn you into a zombie at the beck and call of your attacker? Maybe so, three arrests in Paris indicate.

By September 3, 2015

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Intel's Skylake chips to power PCs as thin as tablets, with big battery boost

The company highlights new Windows 10 devices using its new processors -- including an updated Intel Compute Stick -- during a press conference at the IFA electronics show in Berlin.

By September 2, 2015

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Amazon pilot 'Casanova' wants you to show a little love for history's greatest lover

If you like this pilot episode from the director of "Amelie", it could be made into a series. Here's our review.

By August 6, 2015

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'Star Wars' Battle of Endor gets the 'Real Fake History' treatment

What might have happened during the Battle of Endor if no one understood what Nien Nunb was saying? Machinima's "Real Fake History" interviews the co-pilots who could have ruined it for us all.

By July 2, 2015

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Microsoft shows off its 'best lineup in history'

The Microsoft Xbox E3 2015 briefing was chock-full of exclusive Xbox One games and teases of what's to come, including a killer demo of a version of Minecraft built for the HoloLens.

By June 15, 2015

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Top 5 weirdest bosses in Metal Gear history

What would a Metal Gear game be without a bunch of oddball characters? Danny dives into Hideo Kojima's brain to pick out the top 5 weirdest bosses in Metal Gear history.

By August 23, 2015

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Made by history: Assassin's Creed Syndicate

In an exclusive interview with GameSpot, Ubisoft Quebec opens up on lessons from the past: Female leads, Unity issues, and why Desmond is still the benchmark.

By July 29, 2015

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The history of Motorola

It invented the mobile phone as we know it, relayed the first words from the Moon and made some costly mistakes along the way. We chart Motorola's fascinating history.

By July 24, 2015

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Neil deGrasse Tyson lays out the history of everything in under 8 minutes

From the Big Bang to mammals with big brains, the Internet's resident smart guy runs through literally everything in the time it takes to stand in line for a latte.

By July 22, 2015