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Microsoft's weird website claims to know how old you are (or not)

Technically Incorrect: In an attempt at "playing" with face-detection tools, Microsoft wants to either flatter you or ruin your week. It couldn't cope with my face at all.

By April 30, 2015

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Getting to know John Thompson, Microsoft's new chairman

Meet the former IBMer who is taking over the chairman role from Bill Gates after having only joined the board two years ago.

By February 4, 2014

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Free comics! Free Comic Book Day is this Saturday

From Archie to the Avengers, "Peanuts" to "Fight Club", head to your local comic shop on 2 May to pick up a whole bunch of comics totally gratis.

By April 28, 2015

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Rumor redux: So why not John Thompson as Microsoft CEO?

After striking out with Plan A, there's a stronger-than-ever case for why Microsoft ought to go with Plan B.

By January 21, 2014

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Bill Paxton and Daniel Radcliffe bring Grand Theft Auto to TV in CNET UK podcast 430

Marvel's mightiest heroes are back with a-vengeance in "Age of Ultron", and there's a new mobile network in town.

By April 24, 2015

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Game over, man! Bill Paxton takes on Daniel Radcliffe in GTA TV show 'Game Changer'

Docudrama "Game Changer" will tell the story of the Grand Theft Auto games and the campaigners who tried to ban them.

By April 22, 2015

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'Phantom Menace' trailer gets a 'Force Awakens'-inspired remix

Would "Episode I - The Phantom Menace," widely regarded as one of the worst "Star Wars" movies, be better if it were more like "Episode VII - The Force Awakens?" Check out this trailer remix to find out.

By April 20, 2015

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'Shine up the arches': McDonald's and the quest to go digital

The world's largest restaurant chain is in turnaround mode. It's looking to the tech industry -- and role models like Google -- as it searches for a good jump start. First stop: South by Southwest.

By March 20, 2015

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Wearables at war: How smart textiles are lightening the load for soldiers

From fabric keyboards to kit that powers up when the soldier mounts up, Intelligent Textiles is one of the companies on the front line of wearable technology.

By March 11, 2015

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The Mona Wookiee? Chewbacca reimagined as fine art

Artist Christine Parisi paints "Star Wars" portraits fit for the walls of the Louvre and the Millennium Falcon. Chewbacca steps in as a muse for famous artwork.

By December 30, 2014