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Blogger claims school fired him for post about homophones

A Utah social media specialist says a Language Center believed that writing about words that sound the same but are spelled differently associated the school with a gay agenda.

By August 3, 2014

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​Soon, you too will be able to learn Dothraki

The linguist behind the language of the wild horsemen in "Game of Thrones" previews his forthcoming Dothraki primer at San Diego Comic-Con -- and offers some language lessons.

By July 29, 2014

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New mo-cap tech renders CG in real-time

An upcoming short film called Construct finds new ways to use the current CG animation technology to produce mind-blowing results.

By April 9, 2014

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Facebook hits a milestone

The social network that turned the word "friend" into a verb and popularized the "like button" is turning 10 years old. As Facebook celebrates its birthday, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on what the company has accomplished in a decade and what CEO Mark Zuckerberg has planned for the next 10 years.

By February 3, 2014

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10 must-see videos of the week

The Roku 3 and Apple TV duke it out, our high-end Valentine's Day gift picks, and snowmaking tech revealed.

By February 7, 2014

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Choose when to block your phone number

Prevent your cell phone number and information from being collected by blocking your phone number. Allow family and friends to identify your calls by adding a prefix to their numbers in your contacts.

By January 17, 2014

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Yahoo, NBC extend digital pact to 2014 Winter Olympics

In addition to live steams and highlights, the two will partner on digital segments of news and analysis.

By December 16, 2013

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Katie Couric to bolt from ABC News for Yahoo, report says

Couric's move to the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company is just another example of Marissa Mayer's focus on media.

By November 22, 2013

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Marissa Mayer says Yahoo is about 'entertaining'

At the Dreamforce conference in San Francisco, Yahoo's CEO talks about design, mobile, and the company's mission to entertain.

By November 19, 2013

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Smile for the dictionary: 'Selfie' is 2013 word of the year

The Oxford English Dictionaries observed a five-fold increase in the use of the word this year and awarded it an honored place in the current lexicon.

By November 18, 2013