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Christopher Guest's 'Mascots' set to cheer on Netflix in 2016

Mockumentary king Christopher Guest takes his talents to Netflix with an original movie about the cutthroat world of costumed mascots.

By August 11, 2015


Skull of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh now on display

The skull of the black bear that served as inspiration for the beloved animal of children's books has been chosen from among 11,000 other animal skulls for display in London, along with a fascinating story.

By November 20, 2015


Welcome to the Wasteland: A guide to the world of Fallout

War. War never changes, but Fallout games do. Before Fallout 4 arrives we take a look at the extensive world of the Wasteland and the games that came before.

By November 3, 2015


Microsoft's surprise laptop, better signal in pubs and the top tech brands in CNET UK podcast 452

Microsoft's Surface Book packs an alarmingly cool bendy-straw hinge, and Waterstones is taking Kindles off its shelves. All this and more in this week's CNET UK podcast.

By October 9, 2015


College band performs 'Star Trek,' ends up in phallic controversy

Technically Incorrect: The Kansas State marching band worked hard on its performance of the Starship Enterprise fighting with a weird creature. Sadly, all some could see was one big male body part.

By September 7, 2015


The 9 most fascinating gadgets at IFA 2015

Europe's biggest tech show delivered a ton of new tech of all types. CNET wades through the gadget sea them to bring you the highlights.

By September 5, 2015


Can this smartwatch help you be a hit with the ladies?

The Pick Up Girls Smartwatch, currently seeking funding on Indiegogo, claims it can help lonely men talk to women.

By August 18, 2015


Microsoft's Clippy visits 'The Tonight Show' to plug Windows 10

Microsoft brought back Clippy to help plug the new Windows 10 operating system on "The Tonight Show," but everyone's favorite mascot is none-too-pleased to learn that Jimmy Fallon uses a Mac.

By July 30, 2015


Meet Voat, the website that wants to be the anti-Reddit

As social-news site Reddit tries to clean up its act by limiting some speech, an alternative springs up, promising to be more freewheeling.

By July 17, 2015


Silicon Valley tweets and posts pride after US Supreme Court ruling

Leaders of companies exult online and plaster rainbows over corporate logos in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling striking down bans on same sex marriage.

By June 26, 2015