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'Game of Thrones' cosplay with an '80s twist

A group of friends attend Dragon Con dressed as the '80s- and '90s-inspired "Game of Thrones" characters created by artist Mike Wrobel.

By September 22, 2014

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Samsung ad: Galaxy Note is sexy secretary in short skirt

Wanting you to forget the iPhone 6, Samsung releases new ads that celebrate the September 3 launch of its Galaxy Note 4. One contains unfortunate dialogue. It then disappears from YouTube.

By August 27, 2014

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Coin delays product launch until spring 2015 as questions remain

The startup behind a smart electronic device that stores credit and debit cards will offer a beta program for 10,000 customers.

By August 22, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' characters get '80s and '90s makeovers

Daenerys Targaryen in a tank top? Graphic designer Mike Wrobel makes awesome retro prints of "Game of Thrones" characters in garb from decades ago.

By June 2, 2014

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Exclusive: RadiumOne’s very strange story just got stranger

Turns out RadiumOne's fired CEO isn't the only employee with a spotty record, according to the US Secret Service.

By May 8, 2014

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Check out this Earth yearbook, as seen from space

Landsat 8 has just completed its first year in operation -- and it's already recorded some fascinating changes on Earth's surface.

By June 6, 2014

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'Godzilla' director to helm first standalone 'Star Wars'

LucasFilm and Disney go with tentpole movie names for spinoff series. "Godzilla's" Gareth Edwards will direct the first film, while "The Book of Eli's" Gary Whittas will pen the script.

By May 22, 2014

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Luke, Leia, and Han Solo top 'Star Wars Episode VII' cast

After months of speculation, Lucasfilm and Disney announce the cast: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, and Harrison Ford are back. Max von Sydow and "Girls" star Adam Driver will also star.

By April 29, 2014

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The 'I hate passwords' guide

Until a safer, saner alternative is available, we're stuck with an insecure, outdated authentication technique. Here's how to make the best of a bad situation while we wait for services to get serious about verifying identities.

By April 29, 2014

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With VTOL X-Planes, DARPA aims for a futuristic lift

The Pentagon's purveyor of far-out ideas wants a new breed of aircraft that's good at both hovering and high-speed cruising.

By March 19, 2014