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Google's peaceful Martin Luther King Jr. doodle

Google's homage on Martin Luther King Jr. day is a simple and serene depiction of a great man.

By January 20, 2014

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Honoring Martin Luther King with a Google doodle -- and our own dream

Google and Crave's Eric Mack commemorate the 50th anniversary of the iconic civil rights leader's historic speech on the National Mall.

By August 28, 2013

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8 of our favorite smartphone highs and lows of 2014

CNET goes over the hits and misses that helped define our year in smartphones.

By December 12, 2014

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King's Quest to make an epic return

With the revival of history-making studio Sierra comes a return to the world of King's Quest, adding more chapters to the life of King Graham.

By December 7, 2014

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Samsung still tops in smartphones, but market share plummeting

New data from research firm Gartner shows that Samsung owned 24.4 percent of the smartphone market worldwide in the third quarter, down from 32 percent a year earlier.

By December 15, 2014

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How well does George R.R. Martin know 'Game of Thrones' characters?

The author gets quizzed on lines uttered by his own creations on "Late Night with Seth Meyers." Let the giggling commence.

By October 30, 2014

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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to make rocket engine for Boeing, Lockheed Martin

Amazon CEO's aerospace company enters into a partnership with the United Launch Alliance to develop BE-4, a rocket engine to replace Russian-made launch jets.

By September 17, 2014

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Tablets in 2014: Thinner, better, but predictable

The year 2014 was jam-packed with new tablet models, but not all of them rose to our expectations. Check out the best (and worst) of the year.

By December 9, 2014

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With 'Marco Polo,' can Netflix win a 'Game of Thrones'?

The streaming-video service delivers medieval sex and violence to rival the best of Westeros in its latest original show, as it vies to rule premium online video on the global stage.

By December 10, 2014

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George R.R. Martin addresses lack of gay sex in 'Game of Thrones' books

Asked about the absence of gay sex scenes so far, the writer explains that his "viewpoint characters" aren't gay. He also tells stories of how his teachers tried to stop him from reading sci-fi.

By August 12, 2014