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The 5 characters George R.R. Martin wishes were in 'Game of Thrones'

Author George R.R. Martin's epic "A Song of Ice and Fire" series has thousands of characters, so some had to be cut from the TV adaptation. These are the ones Martin wishes made the cut.

By June 1, 2015

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George R.R. Martin doesn't want your 'Game of Thrones' talk on his blog

Want to discuss the differences between the "Game of Thrones" TV series and the source material on which it's based? The author of "A Song of Ice and Fire" says, "Not on my blog."

By May 19, 2015

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George R.R. Martin won't write for Season 6 so he can focus on books

Praise the Old Gods and the New! "A Song of Ice and Fire" writer George R.R. Martin won't be writing for "Game of Thrones" Season 6, instead focusing on "The Winds of Winter."

By March 30, 2015

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Intelligence chief Clapper cites 'Casablanca' in dismissing Merkel mess

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper refers to a famous scene from the classic film in downplaying the tapping of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's cell phone.

By October 29, 2013

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Google Glass is still misunderstood, says the guy who wore them in the shower

Commentary: Forget the privacy issues -- it was a long list of other shortcomings, social and technical, that doomed Glass. Can Google learn for the next go-round?

By May 27, 2015

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Apple Watch specs vs. Moto 360, LG G Watch R, Samsung Gear S

Let's see how Apple's smartwatch fares against the competition.

By March 9, 2015

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R + L = J: 'Game of Thrones' fan theories to chew on

Who are Jon Snow and Tyrion Lannister's real parents, and what might that mean for the rest of the series? These plausible fan theories paint a fiery picture of Westeros' future. Caution: spoilers.

By September 17, 2014

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US court says NSA phone data program is illegal

The US government has long argued that the program is legal under the controversial Patriot Act, but a federal appeals court sees things differently.

By May 7, 2015

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Samsung is back on top and 'Top Gear' looks to the future in CNET UK podcast 431

Samsung has once again dethroned Apple as the world's biggest smartphone manufacturer.

By May 1, 2015

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Moto 360's best watch face borrows from James Bond in GoldenEye 007

It won't let your wrist fire a laser beam, but this watch face design will transform your time piece into the classic smartwatch of N64-era James Bond.

By September 8, 2014