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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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Homeland Security Department to open Silicon Valley office

The government is increasingly turning its attention to hacking and cybersecurity issues. Now it's opening a new office in hopes of working with the talent that powers Silicon Valley's biggest tech firms.

By April 21, 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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The Westeros gang gets a 'Too Many Cooks'-style opening

Yep, you knew it had to go there. Adult Swim's "Too Many Cooks" parody has been pulled into the dark world of the HBO hit fantasy series "Game of Thrones." Like GoT, this video is NSFW. Also, spoilers.

By April 24, 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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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

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Qualcomm to jazz up modem chips with new name

The smartphone-chip maker is introducing new classes for its radio chips to let customers more clearly know the upload and download speeds of their phones.

By February 18, 2015