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'Hitchhiker's Guide' text adventure gets 30th-anniversary update

Test your wits against the BBC's updated edition of the maddeningly challenging "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" text adventure game.

By March 10, 2014

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Holiday Gift Guide 2014

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Radio play Night Terrace: an Aussie take on The Hitchhiker's Guide?

Aussie comedy crew the Splendid Chaps is Kickstarting their very own sci-fi radio play about a woman who goes on crazy adventures across space and time.

By March 12, 2014

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Play the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy text adventure

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy text-based adventure game, the BBC has released a free online version.

By March 10, 2014

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Extermin-8: Nerdiest of clocks tells time with geek allusions

Do you already divide your days by "Doctor Who," "Lord of the Rings," "Star Wars," "Harry Potter" and "Star Trek" references?

By April 9, 2015

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'What would Spock do?' How Leonard Nimoy helped me prosper

Appreciation: It's hard to be a stoic Vulcan when your favorite "Star Trek" actor leaves this galaxy forever. Bonnie Burton thanks Leonard Nimoy for inspiring us all to "live long and prosper."

By February 27, 2015

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Astronauts dress as Jedi for NASA Expedition 45 portrait

International Space Station-bound astronauts dressed as Jedi pose with lightsabers in their mission poster for NASA. Proud of them, Yoda would be.

By February 13, 2015

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Night Terrace: where Australia meets time and space

CNET Australia catches up with John Richards, creator of Outland, now head writer on Night Terrace, the radio play about a time-and-space-travelling terrace house.

By April 3, 2014

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Get a GoGroove Bluetooth speaker/receiver for $27.99 shipped

Normally $44.99 (plus shipping), the BlueSync SRC not only plays your tunes, but also adds Bluetooth to your existing stereo.

By March 31, 2014

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Trapped in the Time Travel Lab: My puzzling Sunday

Wear comfortable shoes. Pen and paper will be provided. Crave contributor Kelsey Adams explains how she became trapped forever in a spatiotemporal distortion, and maybe so could you!

By March 11, 2014

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Chromebook diaries: the verdict

With the Chromebook experiment over, Nic Healey reflects on his five days of using Chrome OS.

By October 27, 2013