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madeleine

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'Frozen' director Jennifer Lee to adapt sci-fi classic for screen

Jennifer Lee, who wrote and co-directed the 2013 box office darling "Frozen," will adapt Madeleine L'Engle's "A Wrinkle in Time" for an upcoming Disney film.

By August 6, 2014

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Smell 'camera' preserves odors for posterity

Using technology developed for the perfume industry, a designer created an odor-capturing camera that gathers scents instead of visual images.

By July 1, 2013

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Albright on her new book, 'Memo to the President Elect'

From the role the Internet plays in presidential campaigning to American tech companies and their rights abroad, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright lays down her vision for the future of American politics. CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi talks with Albright about policy, her favorite gadget, and why she feels she has no e-mail etiquette.

January 29, 2008

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After nine dropped cell phone calls for help, couple dies

An elderly couple desperately tries to use their cell phone to call for help after their car becomes stuck in a ditch just 20 yards from their home. The calls aren't connected. The lack of help leads to their deaths.

By May 12, 2012

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Save ink when you print a Web page

The free PrintFriendly.com service and HP's free Smart Print extension for Internet Explorer (which works with any model printer) make it easy to select only the portions of the page you want to print. Also, switching to a lighter font could cut your printing costs by a fifth or more.

By April 8, 2014

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Proust social network helps you tell your life's story

A new social network dubbed Proust coaxes you to share details about your life by recounting certain memories and asking family and friends what they think about you.

By July 20, 2011

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Man proposes with fantastic Lego video

Walt Thompson took 2,600 photographs as he made a touching and very personal stop-motion video meant to inspire his beloved to marry him. The only question is, how many bricks did it take?

By January 9, 2012

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The Google Jacuzzi--update

Hot tubs make your brain active. But where is the shower?

By June 12, 2007

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North Korea pardons Current TV journalists

During visit with former President Bill Clinton, Kim Jong Il issues "special pardon" to two detained U.S. journalists working for the Internet news site co-founded by Al Gore.

By August 4, 2009

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Does Diablo III's big online-only bet pay off?

We've been playing the biggest PC game of the year to see if it can overcome a problem-plagued launch and onerous DRM.

By May 21, 2012