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prodigies

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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 Jan. 22, 2013

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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 Mar. 11, 2014

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Top tech for real DJ heroes

CNET's Donald Bell rounds up his top five favorite digital DJ systems, including controllers and interfaces from Numark, Serato, Vestax, and Pioneer.

By Jun. 25, 2009

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Twenty-six turns all that's required to solve Rubik's Cube

Two graduate students have proved that it requires no more than 26 moves to solve the iconic toy.

By Aug. 16, 2007

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Scoping out the micro world

Handheld digital microscopes let you expand your vision and allow you to capture closeups of life's minutiae.

By Jan. 7, 2008

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Fan fodder: What if Babe Ruth had high-tech training tools?

That's a perennial bar debate, but some latter-day major league clubs are now using a high-tech pitching simulation system that's generating quite a buzz around spring training.

By Mar. 5, 2008

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Zuckerberg ought to pull 'an Andreessen,' not 'a Gates'

CNET News.com's Charles Cooper reflects on the early leadership of the once-thriving Netscape, which was entrusted to an experienced business executive.

By Feb. 22, 2008

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Zuckerberg: Facebook founder, Harvard dropout...and koala-eating jet-setter?

Screenshots leaked to Gawker indicate that a tell-all about young tech billionaire has been greenlit. But enough inaccuracies in the text indicate that they might be fake.

By May. 22, 2008