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J.K. Rowling brings singing sorceress to life in new 'Harry Potter' story

Meet Celestina Warbeck -- a singer from the "Harry Potter" books who now has her own story on the Pottermore website.

By August 22, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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Inside Scoop: Twitter's inception was brief -- just like its messages

In this Inside Scoop, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Daniel Terdiman discuss the revelation that Twitter founder Jack Dorsey created the micro-blogging site in just two weeks. And how did Terdiman learn of this news? From a tweet, of course.

By November 15, 2012

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From Hogwarts to UCLA, quidditch is the next great college sport

Former UCLA film student Farzad Sangari has released a trailer for his upcoming documentary "Mudbloods," which follows UCLA's team to the Quidditch World Cup.

By August 1, 2014

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FDA clears ReWalk exoskeleton that lets paraplegics walk again

Following the EU's lead, the US finally allows people with spinal cord injuries to buy the motorized system that lets them independently stand upright, turn, and walk.

By June 26, 2014

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Google vies for coders' hearts and minds at Google I/O

Google really wants better software for Android and the Web. At Google I/O this week, it will attempt to help programmers get more out of both.

By June 24, 2014

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Index Ventures raises $550M to fund early stage startups

Venture capital firm will use new fund to focus on the mobile-consumer, enterprise, networks, and financial-services sectors.

By June 10, 2014

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Origami unfolds a new world of shape-shifting electronics

Researchers are using the geometry of paper folding to come up with futuristic antennas that can retract and compress.

By May 22, 2014

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ZeniMax sues Oculus over virtual reality Rift tech

ZeniMax is taking the VR company and its 21-year-old founder to court for allegedly misappropriating trade secrets.

By May 21, 2014

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Dog-operated light switch aims to help the disabled

A group of students develop a lamp switch that can be operated by a service dog to help people with limited mobility.

By May 19, 2014