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Statistics wizard Nate Silver gives his Oscar predictions

Silver calculates that "Argo" is a lock to take home the best-picture Oscar, and Steven Spielberg will top Ang Lee for best director.

By February 22, 2013

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Samsung stalls rollout of Tizen phone in Russia

Running the mobile giant's own homegrown operating system, the Samsung Z is facing yet another launch delay.

By July 28, 2014

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Darth Vader trounces top US politicians in popularity poll

Whether running for office on Tattooine or in Washington, D.C., some of the nation's top political leaders would get walloped by Jedi, Sith lords, and even Jar Jar Binks.

By July 23, 2014

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US Facebook average is 40 minutes a day, says CEO

A tiny joy embedded in today's earnings call makes Facebook more important to Americans than quite a few things.

By July 23, 2014

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LeBron heads back to Cleveland. Was big data right?

The great, mind-dulling debate about where LeBron James would end up took a new twist when famed data nerd Nate Silver weighed in.

By July 11, 2014

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SnoopDogg takes to Instagram to insult LeBron

Not everyone is enamored of LeBron James' return to Cleveland. SnoopDogg holds, um, Kobe Bryant up as a better ideal.

By July 13, 2014

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The Android Wear apps you should download right now

Are you the proud owner of a new Android Wear smartwatch? Then you probably want some apps -- read on for our best suggestions.

By July 11, 2014

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Nate Silver

Yes, President Obama won re-election in November. But another big winner this year was big data -- and its patron saint, Nate Silver.

By December 11, 2012

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Google Drive update brings native editing for Microsoft Office files

You can now edit Microsoft Office documents in Google Docs without any messy file conversions.

By June 25, 2014

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Facebook still tops among teens, says survey

The social network is far from on the outs among the teenage crowd, according to a new poll from research firm Forrester.

By June 24, 2014