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tropical

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Wii U)

It may not be revolutionary, but Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze packs in enough top-notch platforming action to keep Wii U owners at bay (for now).

February 19, 2014

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Bedjet heater (or cooler) blows the arctic (or tropics) away

Toast your tootsies or chill out up to your chin with Bedjet's Kickstarter project, a gadget that keeps your bed in the temperate zone.

By December 10, 2013

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Gawk at Richard Branson's tropical hideaway via aerial drone

Watching this video of Virgin founder's opulent private island captured via drone will make you drool -- and he wants you to.

By September 5, 2014

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Bill Gates-funded super bananas ready for human testing

Genetically modified bananas loaded with vitamin A are scheduled to go into human trials in the US with the aim of improving nutrition in Africa.

By June 16, 2014

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Nintendo at E3 2014: Fighting from behind

The 3DS might be successful, but the Wii U certainly isn't. What will it take for Nintendo to find some extra life?

By June 4, 2014

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Deep thoughts from aquanauts: Meet the Mission 31 undersea team

Who would live underwater for weeks at a time -- and in view of the public? Get to know Fabien Cousteau and his crew doing it for science, bragging rights, and, uh, the freeze-dried food.

By June 1, 2014

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Juice Cubes: Rovio's cute take on a familiar puzzle game

Hands-on with the Angry Birds developers' own addictive spin on a match-three game.

By January 24, 2014

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Social media competes with sex...and wins, survey says

A UK study sees a first-ever drop in sexual activity among young Britons, and researchers suspect gadgets in the bedroom could be partly to blame.

By November 27, 2013

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Nintendo cracks open door to smartphones, tablets -- sort of

President Reggie Fils-Aime breaks from his usual no-mobile shtick and shares with CNET how Nintendo uses smartphones and tablets to build buzz.

By October 29, 2013

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Watch the Assassin's Creed IV launch trailer

Assassin's Creed: Black Flag launches on 29 October, so here's the launch trailer and a few facts to whet your appetite.

By October 23, 2013