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Facebook sues lawyers of man who claimed to own the social network

The world's largest social network claims DLA Piper and other law firms knew Paul Ceglia was lying about his ownership stake in Facebook -- but went forward with the case anyway.

By October 20, 2014

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Interview with a DDoS troll: Meet 'the Gods of the Internet'

DDoS attacks are a way to keep corrupt corporations honest, according to an anonymous member of DerpTrolling, who gives us an inside look at the self-proclaimed gods of the Internet.

By October 7, 2014

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Redbox Instant to shut down October 7

The halt of Verizon's streaming-video joint venture with Redbox shows the challenges new entrants face against Netflix and its ilk, which have already moved onto their next act.

By October 6, 2014

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Microsoft shows off Sway presentation app for Office

The application, available today in preview form, is the newest member of the Office family.

By October 1, 2014

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Google says Android Wear about to get even smarter (Q&A)

The search giant hasn't said much about its OS for wearable devices since a demo in June. CNET sat down with two of the project's head engineers to find out what's new.

By September 2, 2014

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One year later, Hyperloop remains a fantasy

Elon Musk's tube transport concept unveiled a year ago remains just that: a concept. It also proves that even when the Internet falls in love, radical ideas rarely exit the realm of fiction.

By August 13, 2014

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Multiplayer gets weirdly mesmerising with Push Me Pull You

Four-player Push Me Pull You is one of the strangest -- and most mesmerising -- gaming experiences we've ever clapped eyes on.

By July 20, 2014

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From Skylanders to Amiibo: Video games embrace the toy

Nintendo's hot to cash in on the appeal of action figurines that come to life in a game, and Marvel Comics won't be far behind. But does the fad have staying power?

By June 11, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 design chief steps down

Chang Dong-hoon resigns after reviewers yawned at Samsung's latest flagship smartphone. His replacement is credited with the Galaxy design.

By May 8, 2014

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What Google really means when it calls Android 'open'

Google loves to woo app makers to Android by whispering the sweet sounds of "openness" and "open source" in their ears. While that's not entirely accurate, they heed the call for good reasons.

By February 14, 2014