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Attending my first Comic Con: Am I nerdy enough to fit in?

Commentary: Stormtroopers, wizards, heroes...CNET's Anthony Domanico attends his first Comic Con, and he's pretty sure he'll be back in a full Chewbacca costume in 2016.

By May 5, 2015

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Hoverboards and hobbits: 10 geek events of 2014 that rocked our nerdy world

From Groot swings to jetpacks, 2014 goosed our geeky hearts with zombie-proof cabins, comets, "Star Wars" and delicious crowdfunded potato salad.

By December 17, 2014

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Geek the halls with nerdy Christmas ornaments (pictures)

Christmas trees enjoy a little cosplay, too. Deck your holiday pine with ornaments ranging from "Star Trek" ships to entire planets made from glass.

12 Images By December 7, 2014

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Look who's Tarkin: 'Star Wars' prequel 'Rogue One' could re-create Peter Cushing in CGI

Cushing, who played villainous military officer Grand Moff Tarkin in the first "Star Wars" movie, died in 1994. Is this a fitting tribute to a beloved actor, or special effects gone mad?

By August 24, 2015

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AT&T celebrates nerdy engineers failing to pick up girls

Enough with those cute kids who say silly things, AT&T's new ad campaign offers two nerdy engineers who make sure that your network is wonderful and offer lovely chatup lines.

By March 17, 2014

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The working Lego keyboard of your nerdy dreams is here

A Lego builder tackles the challenge of crafting a working keyboard out of Lego bricks and has to make some entertaining substitutions for traditional keys.

By March 11, 2014

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StashPad sneaks a flask into a fake tablet computer

Smuggle your hooch like a tech geek in a massive flask designed to look like an innocent tablet.

By August 14, 2015

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Google's Alpha-bet shows weakness of Google brand

Technically Incorrect: There may be good reasons why Google has created its new holding company. One, though, might be to alleviate some of the negatives of the Google image.

By August 11, 2015

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A million ways to break in at the world's largest security gathering

Reporter's Notebook: From cars to security badges, if you build it, they will hack it at Defcon, the annual meeting of cybersecurity pros.

By August 10, 2015

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Space, swords, bones: 3D printing (literally) makes our world

Forget those silly little figurines. The real work in 3D printing will go into things that matter, like bone grafts, full-size bridges -- even a building on the moon.

By August 8, 2015