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The US government's wireless-spectrum auction: Why it matters (FAQ)

It's the first auction of new wireless spectrum in six years. CNET gets you up to speed on how this will affect your wireless service in the future.

By October 19, 2014

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Meet 'The Spectacle': Site gives you perfect nickname

For less than the price of a fake ID, Custom Nickname will find you a personalized nickname of your very own. CNET Senior Copy Editor Karyne Levy tries it out.

By April 24, 2012

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6 in 10 Brits nickname their cars, names include 'Lady Gaga'

Us Brits are a strange bunch. Not content with cheese rolling and bog snorkelling, half of us have also taken to naming our cars.

By December 23, 2011

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Blood moon set to haunt the sky tonight

An unusual total lunar eclipse happening early Wednesday morning US time will turn the moon a coppery red and lucky watchers may even see a simultaneous sunrise and moonset.

By October 7, 2014

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Siri shares your nickname with your contacts

Watch out iPhone 4S user -- voice control agent Siri sticks your nickname in your contact info, so be careful with your pet names.

By October 18, 2011

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Destroyed by tornado, town saving big by rebuilding all green

In 2007, a tornado flattened Greensburg, Kan. Now it's on a path to financial stability thanks to a city-wide green rebuilding effort. CNET Road Trip 2014 looked at the wreckage and the recovery.

By August 12, 2014

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NBA's Carmelo Anthony joins the VC crowd

The New York Knicks small forward teams up with former NBC executive Stuart Goldfarb to create the investment firm M7 Tech Partners.

By July 21, 2014

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Price Tower: Frank Lloyd Wright's only skyscraper

He designed more than 400 buildings, but his only tall office tower is in a small Oklahoma town. CNET Road Trip 2014 took the journey to Bartlesville to see the master's interpretation of the skyscraper.

By July 20, 2014

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Want to avoid America's scariest state? Don't live here

Real estate search site Estately.com has arranged our great states from most to least scary based on things like bears, dentists, and yes, clowns.

By July 15, 2014

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Luis Suarez apologizes on Facebook for taking bite out of World Cup opponent

The controversial Uruguayan striker uses social media to go back on his earlier denial of chomping the shoulder of Italy's Giorgio Chiellini.

By June 30, 2014