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A photo tour of Hobbiton

Take an extensive tour of Hobbiton, featured in 'Lord of the Rings' and the 'Hobbit' trilogy. Hobbit holes, Bag End, The Green Dragon Inn, and more!

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Take a tour of Hobbiton (pictures)

A photo tour of the legendary Hobbiton from 'The Lord of the Rings' and all three 'Hobbit' movies.

49 Images By Feb. 11, 2014

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Hobbiton tour a hot ticket before 'Hobbit' movie premiere

At a set for the Tolkien trilogies, tourists have finally come to outnumber sheep in one corner of rural New Zealand.

By Nov. 27, 2012

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A tour of the Petronas Towers of Kuala Lumpur

What's it like standing 1,230 feet above Malaysia? Here's a tour of the Petronas Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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The real-life Minas Tirith from 'Lord of the Rings': A tour of Mont Saint-Michel

For over 1,000 years, Mont Saint-Michel has stood the test of time, sieges, sacks, and more. Its iconic positioning, on a tiny island just off the French coast, has given inspiration to movie makers, designers for games like Assassin's Creed, and artists of all kinds. Here's a full photo tour of this island village, castle, and abbey.

By Jun. 27, 2014

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Have a drink in Middle Earth's Green Dragon Inn

A brand-new pub modelled after JRR Tolkien's hobbits' drinking hole in Bywater, Hobbiton, has opened in New Zealand.

By Dec. 12, 2012

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How much would you cough up for a Hobbit home?

With "The Hobbit" opening in U.S. theaters this week, a new infographic takes a glimpse at how much it would cost to buy a real-life Hobbiton abode similar to Bag End.

By Dec. 14, 2012

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HDMI vs. optical: Which digital-audio connection to use?

When hooking up an audio system or sound bar, you generally have to choose an HDMI or optical digital-audio connection. Find out which one is better and why.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Making headphones mono

If you want to listen to your music in mono there are couple of options available including software tweaks and headphone adapters, as Geoffrey Morrison explains.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Ultra HD 4K TV Cheat Sheet

Curious about Ultra HD, also known as "4K"? Here's a quick look at at what you need to know.

By Feb. 28, 2014