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middle-earth

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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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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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LG 50LB6500

LG has announced the next-in-line for its LCD throne for 2014, the LB6500, which comes with most of the company’s high-end features.

January 6, 2014

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Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4G

You'd be hard-pressed to find a phone for the size and price of the Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4G that performs as well as it does.

June 12, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 12, 2014

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Samsung UNF6400 series LCD

The Samsung UNF6400 offers attractive styling and a full complement of features for the price but is outstripped by rivals for performance.

August 29, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating August 29, 2013
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Solar storm almost fried Earth's electronics two years ago?

A fascinating NASA presentation suggests that in July 2012 Earth was one week away from being struck by a massive solar storm that would have had devastating effects. Can this be?

By July 26, 2014

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LG 60PH6700

The LG 60PH6700 offers plenty of extras and a mostly good picture but the plasma competition is a little too fierce.

August 9, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 9, 2013
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WD My Cloud

For a low-cost entry-level network storage device, the WD My Cloud is very impressive both in performance and features, making it one of the best deals for home users.

October 2, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 2, 2013
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Drivers take selfies in middle of blocked LA freeway

When the 105 freeway closed because a man was threatening to jump from an overcrossing, what would good citizens do? Why, get out of their cars and take group selfies.

By April 10, 2014