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Yahoo co-founder David Filo nominated to return to board

The "chief Yahoo" is tapped to return to the board after an absence of 18 years, along with Charles Schwab and former Walmart CEO H. Lee Scott Jr.

By April 16, 2014

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Behind the Oscar-nominated sounds of 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'

If pictures have 3D, then sound has Dolby Atmos. Academy Award-winning sound mixer Christopher Boyes tells CNET how he used the audio tech to give moviegoers a more engrossing experience.

By February 28, 2014

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Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Two members of the Norwegian parliament say NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden has made "a critical contribution" to restoring the balance between national security and civil liberties.

By January 29, 2014

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The cameras behind 2014's Oscar-nominated films

Want to shoot an Oscar-nominated film? Here are the cameras that you'll need to snag an Academy Award.

By January 21, 2014

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Netflix 'original' documentary lands Oscar nomination

The video service picked festival darling "The Square," a documentary about the Egyptian revolution, as its first "original" film, keen to add an Oscar to its tally of awards.

By January 16, 2014

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Dodge, Ford, Mazda, and Toyota nominated for Green Car award

Green Car Journal announced its five nominees for Green Car of the Year, the winner to be announced at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show on November 29.

By October 25, 2012

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Reader nominations for the best headphones, speakers, and receivers

Everybody has their favorites; it's time to speak up and nominate your favorite audio products.

By April 14, 2012

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Familiar names dominate Oscar visual effects nominations

While the eyes of Hollywood are focused on George Clooney, Meryl Streep, and films like "The Artist" and "The Descendants,' let's not forget the notable achievements of the visual effects Academy Award nominees, many of whom have won Oscars in the past.

By January 24, 2012

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Steve Jobs nominated for Time Person of the Year

If the late Apple co-founder is selected as the winner, it would be the first time the distinction would be awarded posthumously.

By November 9, 2011

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President Obama nominates new FCC commissioners

The president has nominated a Democrat and a Republican who each have experience working at the FCC to fill slots on the commission.

By November 1, 2011