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Robin Williams was the most popular Google search term of 2014

What else was the United States interested in finding out about? The World Cup, Ebola and Apple's Airdrop also topped Google's list.

By December 16, 2014

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Robin Williams genie takes a bow in World of Warcraft

Blizzard's "World of Warcraft" tribute to the late comedian is starting to take shape, with players of an upcoming expansion interacting with a certain genie-in-a-bottle.

By September 4, 2014

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Petition asks Nintendo to name character after Robin Williams

Over 100,000 people have signed the petition, though it's not clear yet whether Nintendo might bring Williams to a future title.

By August 18, 2014

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Even Robin Williams' daughter isn't safe from Twitter trolls

Internet trolls targeted Robin Williams' daughter, sending her cruel messages and gruesome pictures on Twitter. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains, Zelda Williams abandoned her Twitter and Instragram accounts, but not before firing back and sending out a statement about her father.

By August 13, 2014

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Robin Williams' daughter leaves Twitter, cites trolls

The nasties of the Web wouldn't allow Zelda Williams to grieve with dignity.

By August 13, 2014

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Apple honors Robin Williams with tribute Web page

The comedian, who passed away on Monday, earns a special and rare memorial on Apple's website.

By August 13, 2014

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New shape-shifting 'punk' frog knows how to blend in

A frog found in the cloud forest of Ecuador has a neat trick -- it can change the texture of its skin, and it's the first vertebrate known to do so.

By March 24, 2015

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What's new on Netflix and Amazon for March 2015

Find out what's going online and offline on your favorite online streaming services right here.

By February 24, 2015

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Twitter finds a way to quash offensive tweets

A feature dubbed "quality filtering," available to certain users of Twitter's iOS app, tries to sift out tweets deemed offensive or abusive.

By March 24, 2015

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Facebook updates standards to explain what it will remove

The social network updated its content guidelines to more clearly explain what is and isn't acceptable on its service, as it balances balance free speech with removal of offensive content.

By March 16, 2015