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prodigies

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Chess app lets you get whupped by a child prodigy

Pit yourself against chess prodigy Magnus Carlsen when he was just 5, or take him on in his current role as a grandmaster champion.

By February 26, 2014

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Jimmy Kimmel gives prodigy Sony tablet; kid prefers iPad

Arden Hayes is a 5-year-old who's a trivia expert. And when Jimmy Kimmel offers him the gift of a Sony Xperia Z tablet, Hayes suggests he give it to someone else.

By November 7, 2013

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'Big Bang Theory' star creates TV show about real prodigies

A new real-life television series looks to profile young engineering, programming, sports, and creative geniuses from around the world.

By January 22, 2013

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Computer prodigy Aaron Swartz remembered

The suicide of an Internet activist sparks a movement on Twitter, the iPhone may be losing its cool with teenagers, and Audiobooks.com ends its unlimited plan.

By January 14, 2013

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Computer prodigy Aaron Swartz remembered

The suicide of an Internet activist sparks a movement on Twitter, the iPhone may be losing its cool with teenagers, and Audiobooks.com ends its unlimited plan.

By January 14, 2013

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My Best Tech Gift Ever: Prodigy

In the first installment of a weeklong series featuring the reminiscences of CNET writers and editors, Crave's Eric Mack recalls a pivotal 1980s present from Mom.

By December 3, 2012

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Nokia Prodigy and AC/DC are Windows Phone prototypes

If rumors are true, Nokia has two smartphones in the works that should have Windows Phone fans rockin'.

By March 7, 2012

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Nokia Prodigy and AC/DC are Windows Phone prototypes

Hell's bells! Nokia is on the highway to hell with two prototype Windows Phones, codenamed the AC/DC and the Prodigy.

By March 7, 2012

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The Web at 25: Dot-com bubble bursts and breaks me, too

In part 2 of a four-part series tracking a colorful quarter-century of the Web, Crave's Eric Mack drops out of school to join the dot-com madness of the late '90s, only to get drop-kicked back to where he came from.

By March 11, 2014

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Panasonic pro plasma provides prodigious PQ

Panasonic's professional TH-50PF11UK lacks speakers, stand, and tuner and costs a bit more than consumer models, but solid picture quality helps make up the difference.

By November 24, 2008