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Eye on the show: The art & science of the TV promo

Effective TV promos have three things in common: simplicity, story, and memorability.

By Apr. 12, 2012

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Here's to the iSheep, iPhone 5 vindicates them

Scores of comments posted to CNET ridiculed people who spent days waiting to buy a cell phone. Tomorrow the iPhone 5 goes on sale and likely it is the critics who will seem out of touch.

By Sep. 20, 2012

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Chat up a live parrot on Facebook

Not getting enough Facebook action? No problem. Gigaset's chatty parrot will be happy to blather with you live on the site to promote the company's L410 cordless speakerphone clip. Just don't ask him about his personal life.

By May. 5, 2011

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iPhone auctioned for $100,000

Anonymous bidder helps 'Keep a Child Alive' charity.

By Jul. 10, 2007

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Rolling through the world's largest rail yard

Bailey Yard, a key to Union Pacific's massive rail network, can handle 14,000 rail cars every day. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out the eight-mile-long facility.

By Jul. 27, 2013

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Amazon reviewers razz $40,000 Samsung TV

When you present a $40,000 luxury television to Amazon shoppers, you get hilariously snarky reviews in return.

By Dec. 3, 2013

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Microsoft's Xbox One E3 2013: Join us June 10 (live blog)

Join CNET for live coverage from Microsoft's E3 event at 9:30 a.m. PT Monday, following our 30-minute pregame commentary. Our live blog will bring you the latest news updates, photos, and more.

By Jun. 10, 2013

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Apple fan's faith put to the test (Q&A)

Mike Daisey's new monologue, "The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs," chronicles his love affair with Apple products, a revealing visit to China, and why people need to think about where our devices come from.

By Jan. 31, 2011

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Smart headlight aims to defeat pesky precipitation

New headlight technology out of Carnegie Mellon University can predict precipitation and dim itself when needed for safer driving.

By Jul. 10, 2012

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Zynga Q1 offers upside surprise, investors stage relief rally

Game company raises bookings and guidance for the current fiscal year.

By Apr. 26, 2012