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Turkey tracks down Twitter provokers

Awash in political controversy, Turkey goes after social media users it believes are spreading propaganda.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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Natchez to Hushpukena: Tom Waits lyrics plotted on interactive map

It's Tom Waits' world. We just happen to be living in it. An online map pinpoints his song lyric locations all across the globe.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Yelp takes its reviews to Turkey

Expansion marks the 20th country in which the local business reviews site has a presence.

By Dec. 12, 2012

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Luxury aboard the Orient Express' British Pullman

Road Trip 2011: CNET gets a taste of the best that can be had on a train--the Venice-Simplon Orient Express' British Pullman, an 11-carriage exercise in luxury and good times.

By Jul. 9, 2011

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Caterina Fake's Findery launches to be your living atlas

The celebrated entrepreneur is trying to make the world more human one place at a time.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Turkish users sneak past censorship of Facebook, Twitter

Both services have reportedly been blocked by the government, says the Guardian, forcing people to access them through VPN software.

By Jun. 4, 2013

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The Turkish revolution won't be televised, but it will be tweeted

As local news neglects the ongoing protests, Turkey's prime minister blasts Twitter as a "menace to society" for spreading information, or what he calls "lies."

By Jun. 3, 2013

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Yitang Zhang: A prime-number proof and a world of persistence

An exciting breakthrough by an academic little known before last year is firing up mathematicians. Now even playwrights are getting in on the act.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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U.N. summit votes to support Internet eavesdropping

Deep packet inspection standard adopted despite Germany's warning that it will "empower" censorship. Other uses: detecting BitTorrent transfers and identifying "copyright protected audio content."

By Dec. 5, 2012

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AMD answers Intel with six-core processor

The company's new six-core processor will compete against Intel's "Dunnington" chip.

By Jun. 1, 2009