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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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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

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Dear Martin Scorsese, what are you doing with my feelings?

A new technology attempts to monitor your emotions during every second of a movie. Might this destroy the movie experience?

By June 20, 2014

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At Graceland, Elvis makes music history real

You may not fully understand how important Elvis Presley was to American music unless you visit his family homestead in Memphis, Tenn. That's just what CNET Road Trip 2014 did.

By July 9, 2014

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Do as the dominatrix says: Why Amazon is 'king of the kinky wish list'

Shopping fetishes take on a whole new meaning when dominatrixes and their subs turn to Amazon, and gift-buying provides an expression of desire -- as well as punishment.

By March 28, 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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With its debut smartwatch, Apple aims to make wearables fashionable

CEO Tim Cook delivers on a promise to move into a new product category, making a foray into wearable devices with the Apple Watch. Plus: Bigger-screen iPhones and a mobile service called Apple Pay.

By September 9, 2014

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Apple's iWatch may not ship until 2015, report says

The long-awaited wearable from Apple could make an appearance at its Sept. 9 event, but it likely won't hit the market until early next year, Recode says.

By August 29, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014