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Famous gamer retires, wrist can't take it anymore

Technically Incorrect: Hai Lam, one of the famed participants in eSports, has to give it all up because of a repetitive strain injury.

By April 27, 2015

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Kermit's advice for newly discovered look-alike frog: 'Shorten your name'

In an official statement from Disney, the famous frog reacts to a new species that looks just like him, and offers some wisdom to his new doppelganger.

By April 23, 2015

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Dear Tesla and Prius owners, enough with the sanctimonious license plates

Technically Incorrect: Why do owners of greener vehicles feel the need to crow about their eco-superiority? Is it pride, or a need to make the rest of us feel bad?

By April 27, 2015

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How will Starbucks goof your name? Find out with this Web app

Even if your name's fairly commonplace, some Starbucks baristas will still find a way to goof it up. Find out what your barista might write on your cup the next time you order a mocha frappuccino.

By April 21, 2015

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Name check a username with NameChk

With its Web app or iOS app, you can use NameChk to check the availability of a username across dozens of websites.

By February 5, 2015

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Best baby-naming websites/apps

In just a few weeks, Prince William and Princess Kate will be welcoming their second child into the world. Just like last time, there's lots of speculation on the baby's gender and of course, the name. Diana for a girl? Charles for a boy? In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best baby-naming apps to help expectant parents with this big decision.

By April 15, 2015

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The Comtrend PG-9172 G.hn Powerline Adapter has a crazy name

CNET editor Dong Ngo discusses the superfast and easy-to-use adapter.

By April 10, 2015

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Disney's Maker to dive into Marvel universe

Maker Studios, the YouTube network Disney bought for as much as $950 million, will work with its parent's Marvel arm to make original digital programming.

By April 28, 2015

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Limited edition 3DS microwaved in the name of art

Did you miss out on the Majora's Mask 3DS? There's still a chance to grab one, but good luck playing any games on it.

By February 22, 2015

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Verizon names John Stratton new head of wireless, wireline

Stratton takes over both the wireless and wireline businesses as former Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead prepares for retirement.

By February 18, 2015