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j.r.r. tolkien

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Iconic 'Alien' designer H.R. Giger passes away

Swiss artist H.R. Giger, famous for his "Alien" biomechanical environment and creatures, has died at the age of 74.

By May 13, 2014

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NBA star J.R. Smith suffers for his Twitter brilliance

The Knicks' JR Smith is in Twitter trouble again after apparently threatening the Pistons' Brandon Jennings. He is fined $25,000. But isn't there more to his Twitter account than there appears?

By November 16, 2013

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George R.R. Martin has choice words for worried fans

There are those out there concerned that George R.R. Martin might not be around to finish "Game of Thrones." Martin has two words for them.

By July 9, 2014

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Author George R.R. Martin joins Twitter

The technology-adverse "Game of Thrones" author tweets about not tweeting that much. Good thing he reminded us of his Livejournal blog.

By June 9, 2014

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George R. R. Martin writes with a DOS word processor

The "Game of Thrones" author confesses on a chat show that he writes his best-selling books using WordStar 4.0 on a DOS machine. So don't distract him!

By May 14, 2014

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Tolkien estate sues over online Lord of the Rings casinos

The estate of JRR Tolkien is suing the producers of The Hobbit for US$80 million for online slot machines that apparently breach contract.

By November 25, 2012

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The Netgear R8000 Nighthawk X6 Wi-Fi router is a big investment with mostly disappointing returns.

CNET editor Dong Ngo finds the Netgear R8000 Nighthawk X6 Wi-Fi router a hefty investment that doesn't return much, yet he gets one anyway.

By July 23, 2014

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Luxa2 GroovyR

This aluminum-topped portable speaker can be mounted on a wall and delivers decent sound for its $50 price tag -- though it's lacking in bass.

July 18, 2014

MSRP: $50.00

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Unpublished Tolkien epic arriving next year

A previously unpublished epic poem by The Lord of the Rings author JRR Tolkien is slated for release in May 2013.

By October 10, 2012

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2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe

Jaguar improves on its gorgeous F-Type roadster with the 550-horsepower 2015 F-Type Coupe R and its sleek and sexy hardtop.

June 24, 2014

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