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Shouting about games: When e-sport commentators turn pro

Video games are now watched online by hundreds of millions of people. We speak to one "shoutcaster" about his path from passionate fan to professional e-sport commentator for the online game League of Legends.

By September 1, 2015

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'Star Wars' director's studio designed this new Team Fortress 2 game mode

Get the first details on Pass Time, a new mode designed by JJ Abrams' Bad Robot studio.

By August 18, 2015

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How self-driving cars will cut accidents 90 percent (Q&A)

For Road Trip 2015, CNET talks with the University of Michigan's Peter Sweatman about the rapid merging of computers and cars, and the fake city in Ann Arbor where it's being put to the test.

By August 1, 2015

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For EA, sports titles are the gift that keep on giving

The game maker's strong back catalog of sports games helps the company generate strong revenue even in the absence of new releases.

By July 30, 2015

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The many faces of Cortana: How Microsoft's virtual assistant wants to woo the world

Virtual assistants have become commonplace in modern technology, but Microsoft thinks it knows how to push its Cortana a step beyond the rest.

By July 28, 2015

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Two tweets, AU$80,000: Newspaper pays for defamation on Twitter

Typing 140 characters has come at a heavy price for an Australian newspaper after it was ordered to pay AU$80,000 for defaming one of the country's highest ranking politicians in two short tweets.

By June 30, 2015

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​Explained: How the Oculus Rift streams PC and Xbox One games

The Oculus Rift can stream games from both a PC and an Xbox One, but it's not what you may think.

By June 12, 2015

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USA Hockey texts 67-year-old Canadian to say he made Olympic team

Using texts to inform people of major decisions is full of dangers, as the organizer's of the US Olympic hockey team just found out.

By January 3, 2014

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Sports are no savior to big cable bundles, survey says

Sports are often seen as the linchpin keeping people in pricey cable packages, but a recent survey found most subscribers don't need games to keep paying for TV. Plus, many sports fans would pony up for streaming.

By May 29, 2015

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7 things to consider before canceling cable

Cutting the cord isn't always a straightforward process. Here's what you need to know.

By March 23, 2015