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7 key moments in the 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 premiere

The dragons are growing fast! Plus, Tyrion's out of his box somewhere; Jon Snow is full of mercy and Brienne and Pod are your new favorite traveling companions. We recap the top 7 moments of episode one.

By April 13, 2015

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Self-driving cars race in 'Pirates of the Caribbean' director's new comedy

Gore Verbinski is to steer a new film about autonomous vehicles racing each other -- with hilarious consequences.

By February 20, 2015

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Researchers create cyborg robo-battle-sparrow of doom

To learn more about bird behavior, Duke University researchers go all Dr. Frankenstein by reanimating a dead sparrow with robotics.

By January 30, 2013

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Kitten cosplay: 'Star Wars,' 'Doctor Who,' 'Game of Thrones'

Wendy McKee wanted people to adopt her kittens, so she dressed them up as Princess Leia, the Doctor, Frodo, Gandalf, and Jon Snow to make geeky human hearts go pitter-patter.

By August 1, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' cast additions revealed at Comic-Con

At Comic-Con, HBO gives us a first look at new characters entering the land of Westeros and Essos for Season 5 of "Game of Thrones."

By July 25, 2014

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Google acquires Sparrow, iOS and Mac mail app

Google has snapped up a native email client for iOS, so expect Gmail on Apple devices to vastly improve soon.

By July 22, 2012

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First Thunderbird, now Sparrow? We need e-mail clients, please

CNET's Rafe Needleman hopes Google's acquisition of Sparrow doesn't spell the end of competition among desktop e-mail software vendors.

By July 20, 2012

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Google snatches up Sparrow team to work on Gmail

Google has acquired Sparrow, a popular e-mail client for Apple's Mac and iOS. Its founders says the staff is joining the Gmail team.

By July 20, 2012

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Wilocity: 2015 phones getting extra-fast 802.11ad networking

The new network standard, which can reach 5Gbps but has limited range, could ease wireless congestion problems in crowded areas, according to an 802.11ad chipmaker.

By February 23, 2014

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Birds could be turned back into dinosaurs, says biochemist

The DNA of birds could be the conduit to a re-creation of dinosaurs. The idea would be to design genomes of creatures from the past.

By December 22, 2013