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speak & spell

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Google challenges you to a spelling bee with 'Spell Up' for Chrome

Spell for points with a new Google-built Chrome game that pumps up your spelling while testing your word skills.

By May 13, 2014

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Tablets in 2014: Thinner, better, but predictable

The year 2014 was jam-packed with new tablet models, but not all of them rose to our expectations. Check out the best (and worst) of the year.

By December 9, 2014

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A massive success: 10 years of World of Warcraft (Q&A)

Can a game really offer something for everyone? With the latest expansion about to launch, WoW lead game designer Ion Hazzikostas discusses the history and the future of the game.

By October 29, 2014

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'Amazeballs,' 'YOLO,' 'adorbs' added to Oxford Dictionaries

Now you can "humblebrag" for knowing that "binge-watch," "side boob," "douchebaggery," "fandom," and other well-known slang terms are officially in Oxford Dictionaries.

By August 17, 2014

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Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now: An early look at how Cortana stacks up (hands-on)

Can Windows Phone’s new voice-activated assistant stand up to Siri and Google Now? We put an early version to the test.

By April 14, 2014

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NSA job post for 'Civil Liberties & Privacy Officer' goes live

The scandal surrounding the US National Security Agency is no laughing matter, of course. But it's hard not to look for telling lines in the agency's new job listing.

By September 20, 2013

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Free calls to 0800 numbers from your mobile with Virgin VIP Plus

Virgin Media is tackling the problem of expensive customer service calls with the new VIP Plus deal including free 0800 numbers.

By January 23, 2014

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Mastering engineer says the LP is the most accessible high-resolution music format

The Audiophiliac visits the Masterdisk studio to watch engineer Alex DeTurk at the record cutting lathe.

By January 18, 2014

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How the Samsung Galaxy S4 tempted me from the iPhone 5

For ages, the iPhone has been columnist Danny Sullivan's go-to gadget. But the Galaxy S4, with its large screen, has now become his "first reach" device.

By September 8, 2013

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Speak Scrabblish and 'thwack your amis' at Scrabble (Q&A)

"Is That a Word?" author David Bukszpan wanted to improve his Scrabble game, but didn't want to memorize the dictionary. CNET talked to him about the game's unique -- and surprising -- lexicon.

By September 18, 2012