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'Hobbit' trailer shows a Middle-earth gearing up for battle

Debuting at Comic-Con, the new trailer for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" shows orcs, dwarves, elves, humans, and of course the dragon getting ready for a grand conflict.

By July 28, 2014

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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PC)

Even if you aren't a fan of the Tolkien universe, Shadow of Mordor is a great-looking and ultra-satisfying action game filled with remarkable villains and countless memorable moments.

September 25, 2014

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Frodo on top in 'Periodic Table of Middle Earth'

Gollum, Bilbo, Sauron, Smaug, and other characters feature as elements in the chart, which was created by a geek chemist.

By May 7, 2013

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Have a drink in Middle Earth's Green Dragon Inn

A brand-new pub modelled after JRR Tolkien's hobbits' drinking hole in Bywater, Hobbiton, has opened in New Zealand.

By December 12, 2012

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Watch 'The Hobbit' trilogy in 72 seconds -- in animated Lego

Don't have the eight-plus hours to watch all three of Peter Jackson's "Hobbit" movies? This video retells the series in just over a minute using Lego minifigs and sets. Warning: spoilers.

By October 17, 2014

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Apple, needing a jolt with new iPads, plays it safe instead

If last month's iPhone 6 was a major leap forward, Thursday's iPad and Mac computer upgrades represented modest progress.

By October 16, 2014

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You might be getting a lot more 'Harry Potter' movies

The Warner Bros. "Harry Potter" spinoff trilogy, based on J.K. Rowling's "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," might be much more than a trilogy after all.

By October 15, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 062: Harvard's soft robotics toolkit, a Zombie Train, the Synapse dress and more

On today's show, we explain how you can build your very own soft robots, decide we want to take a real-life train headed for Zombieville, and check out a gorgeous, high-tech couture dress that might give away your emotions.

By October 2, 2014

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Get a refurbished Xbox 360 E (4GB) for $89.99

Never mind that it's a refurb -- it comes with all the usual accessories and a full one-year warranty.

By October 2, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 060: Windows 10, Netflix versus movie theaters, a neural activity hat, and more

Microsoft used the word "familiar" today to describe the look and feel of Windows 10, but it's got some new tricks up its sleeve, too. We're taking a look at some of those new features, and discussing if they'll reassure anyone who felt burned by Windows 8.

By September 30, 2014