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Killer robots & an Olympic champion: Our favorite videos of the week

A roundup of our favorite CNET videos covering news, gadgets and more.

By July 11, 2015

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The tech Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn doesn't want rivals to use

Technology has changed how gold medalist Lindsey Vonn trains, from tracking sleep to recording workouts to analyzing her skiing technique. But to keep her advantage on the mountain, there's one technology she'd like to keep out of the hands of the competition: virtual reality.

July 8, 2015

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China promises more openness for possible Beijing 2022 Olympics

China says blocked US sites will be open to Web users during the Olympics, should Beijing be chosen as the venue for the games. But, it says, who in China wants to use them, anyway?

By March 25, 2015

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Finding an edge: Gold medalist Lindsey Vonn talks tech

From CNET Magazine: Olympic Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn is competitive, focused and determined to make a difference -- and not just on the slopes.

By July 7, 2015

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Airbnb ad expresses support for Caitlyn Jenner

Technically Incorrect: To coincide with Caitlyn Jenner's ESPY award, Airbnb features an ad it's calling "Transkind" as part of its new "Is Mankind?" campaign.

By July 15, 2015

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Janina Gavankar's calling card is simple: Actor. Musician. Geek.

From CNET Magazine: For the actress known for "True Blood," "The League" and "The Mysteries of Laura," being a nerd is preferred.

By July 15, 2015

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Caitlyn Jenner breaks record for sprint to 1 million Twitter followers

Olympic gold medalist and reality TV star, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, breaks President Obama's record for quickest to reach a million Twitter followers.

By June 1, 2015

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In Sochi, the Olympics-size job of running Olympics IT infrastructure

With several Olympics under its belt, Atos is supporting one of the largest IT infrastructures in sports history. If it succeeds, it's an unheralded hero. If it fails, it gets crucified.

By February 6, 2014

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First teaser trailer for Marvel's 'Daredevil' brings the action

Netflix and Marvel have just shown off a full-length teaser trailer for their upcoming series "Daredevil," and it looks to be dark, smart and full of action.

By February 4, 2015

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Cyborgs to vie in Olympics for robot-assisted athletes

Get ready for the Cybathlon. The first Olympics for augmented humans will take place in Switzerland in 2016 and feature some of the top assistive gear around.

By March 27, 2014