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That's the story of cheeses: Dragon Age's homage to fromage

Dragon Age: Inquisition is winning accolades for being the sprawling open-world RPG fans had been waiting for. But we have to ask: what's with all the cheese?

By December 1, 2014

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GoldieBlox buries Barbie with powerful Apple '1984' homage

The startup that won itself the chance to run an ad during the Super Bowl releases another spot, for a new action figure for girls. In it, little girls say to hell with conventional ideas of beauty.

By November 6, 2014

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This week's viral victor: Man insults monkey, monkey dropkicks him

Technically Incorrect: YouTube is ablaze with millions laughing at a piece of Indian footage that shows a man giving the finger to a monkey and then...

By April 27, 2015

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How 'Star Wars' saved 'The Avengers' (and 9 other Avengers tidbits)

CNET's Michael Franco interviews the author of the new book "100 Things Avengers Fans Should Know and Do Before They Die," and gets 10 of them for readers.

By May 1, 2015

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Xiaomi's plan to be No. 1 in India begins with the Mi 4i

Global Vice President Hugo Barra had an idea in mind when he joined the Chinese phone giant two years ago. The result is the Mi 4i, a cheap flagship phone for India.

By April 27, 2015

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As April Fools' arrives, Google flips out and T-Mobile goes to the dogs

The search giant pulls an about-face and the wireless carrier puts on a dog-and-pony show for April Fools' Day. Also: Microsoft's MS-DOS Mobile, Motorola's premium selfie stick and Samsung's smart knife.

By March 31, 2015

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More 'Walking Dead' seasons get their turn at 8-bit gory glory

Watch an amusing animated recap of seasons 3 and 4 of AMC hit horror series "The Walking Dead." Even in retro video-game style, the zombies look creepy.

By March 27, 2015

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All the Google Easter eggs worth checking out

We found 27 awesome Google Easter eggs so you don't have to.

By March 14, 2015

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Nintendo nuptials feature wedding cake disguised as gaming console

Newlyweds celebrate their special day with a cake that looks good enough to play. Crave chats with the baker about the inspiration behind this tasty tribute to Nintendo.

By March 19, 2015

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Alright, Alright! Matthew McConaughey extolls the virtues of VHS

Technically Incorrect: Jimmy Kimmel enlists the help of the Oscar winner (and native Texan) to see if he can give a boost to Austin business Vulcan Video in a series of local ads.

By March 17, 2015