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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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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

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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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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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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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Apple's WatchKit for developers to launch in November

The release of WatchKit will allow developers to start creating apps for the Apple Watch, which is expected early next year.

By October 16, 2014

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Qualcomm CEO: 8B new smartphones will hit the market over next 5 years

The mobile-chip giant also unveils new software-development kits for LTE Broadcast and for its Vuforia augmented-reality software, designed for digital eyewear like Samsung's Gear VR.

By September 18, 2014

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Apple jumps into wearable fray with Apple Watch smartwatch

The new device, with a sapphire-crystal display and pulse-tracking sensors, starts at $349 and will be available early next year.

By September 9, 2014

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Next 'Game of Thrones' book won't be 'The Winds of Winter'

George RR Martin will release "The World of Ice and Fire," which tells the untold history of the lands of Westeros and Essos, on October 26 at an event in New York.

By September 8, 2014

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Big-screen iPhones, iWatch start the clock on Apple's 'amazing' product spree

CEO Tim Cook has promised for more than a year that Apple will bring out new products and step into new categories. At this week's event to talk up larger-screen iPhones, fans are hoping he'll finally deliver the next big thing -- a wearable device.

By September 7, 2014