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May the fireworks be with you

For the Pyro Spectacular team that put on a recent "Star Wars" themed fireworks show at the Oakland Coliseum, it's a dangerous all-day job to put together a 15-minute show. CNET got the inside scoop.

By Oct. 5, 2013

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Yes, iTunes Radio could crush Pandora. That's just for starters

Apple might seem late to the streaming-music world, but really the digital music revolution is just getting going.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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HP sidesteps Autonomy drama; Israel-Palestine makes news

All 11 board nominees were elected at annual shareholders meeting, despite controversy over Hewlett-Packard's botched $11.1 billion software acquisition.

By Mar. 20, 2013

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Forget winter in Westeros, summer's coming to Titan

If you haven't heard of Titan, it just might be the most underrated place on our block, galactically speaking. Crave's Eric Mack has been getting reacquainted with Saturn's largest moon.

By Jul. 25, 2013

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MythBusters to launch explosive new series, 'Unchained Reaction'

The Discovery Channel has given the thumbs-up to a new show to be executive produced by Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman. In a tweet this morning, Savage called the show his and Hyneman's "new sooper secret project."

By Jan. 20, 2012

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Too fast, too furious: San Diego fireworks torched by tech glitch

Bang on the Fourth of July. The whole, um, shebang of San Diego's official fireworks display went off in 15 seconds instead of 20 minutes. Organizers blame the electronics.

By Jul. 5, 2012

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iPhone goes up in smoke on plane

An iPhone belonging to a passenger on an Australian flight releases smoke and glows red as the plane is landing.

By Nov. 28, 2011

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Google: Oracle, Sun blew it on a Java smartphone

The crux of Google's argument: Oracle and Sun failed to monetize Java on the mobile front and now Oracle is trying to use the courts to achieve what they couldn't do in the marketplace.

By Apr. 18, 2012

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Apple's iPhone 5S, 5C debut: We live in boring times

Marketers will do their best to convince you otherwise, but smartphones now belong to a maturing industry with little sizzle.

By Sep. 11, 2013

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WWE '13 (Xbox 360)

Subtle refinements and a great campaign boost WWE '13.

By Nov. 7, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 7, 2012