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J.J. Abrams gives first look at 'Star Wars' X-wing fighter

The director offers a peek at the X-wing fighter from the set of "Star Wars Episode VII" to promote the Force for Change campaign that raises money for UNICEF.

By July 21, 2014

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Nikon 1 J4

Over a month ago, Nikon announced its Nikon 1 J4 everywhere but the US. Now it gets a little publicity boost by making it official here.

May 13, 2014

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Steven Sinofsky: Microsoft's controversial Mr. Windows 8

The software giant asked the exec to deliver a new, quality operating system and do it on time. This week, we'll find out if his sharp elbows and turf fighting were worth it.

By October 21, 2012

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J.J. Abrams (maybe) wants a halt to 'Star Wars' set leaks

In a pleading note, or perhaps a coy marketing device, the director asks that people stop leaking photos, especially of the Millennium Falcon, from the "Star Wars: Episode VII" set.

By June 4, 2014

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Free MP3 of the Day: Sufjan Stevens, 'I Walked'

Listen and download Sufjan's new DJ-friendly single.

By February 26, 2014

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How Lucasfilm corralled J.J. Abrams to direct next 'Star Wars'

The Hollywood Reporter details Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy's cajoling of the "Star Trek" director and drops a bomb: The next "Star Wars" may not be ready by 2015.

By January 30, 2013

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Whatever happened to Verizon and J-Lo's Viva Movil?

The fledgling Hispanic-centric wireless retail chain remains alive, though still under the radar.

By July 5, 2014

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Ex-Microsoft exec Steven Sinofsky joins VC firm

The former Windows head hops onto the board of Andreessen Horowitz, but says he'll continue to "pursue other business and product development opportunities that arise."

By August 22, 2013

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Welcome to CNET, Tim Stevens

Starting this September, one of tech's best-known comes to CNET. He'll bring his storytelling skills with him.

By August 20, 2013

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A new B.J. Blaskowicz for Wolfenstein: The New Order

We speak with MachineGames narrative designer Tommy Tordsson Bjork about the challenges of creating a new look for the granddaddy of first person shooter protagonists, B.J. Blaskowicz.

10 Images By May 21, 2014