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Reddit CEO Pao apologizes as Pao-must-go petition gathers steam

Critics say Ellen Pao is fostering censorship that will destroy the community-curated news site. Reddit issues mea culpa, saying it's "screwed up" for years.

By July 6, 2015

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Crossing the ocean old-world-style, on the Queen Victoria (pictures)

CNET's Amanda Kooser goes for a slow swim across the Atlantic Ocean aboard Cunard's Queen Victoria, which still carries a torch for the olden days of luxury travel.

10 Images By May 9, 2015

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AMAgeddon: Parts of Reddit go dark over dismissal of key admin

Key sections of online community Reddit, including one of the site's most popular drawcards, "Ask Me Anything", are being pulled from public view in protest of the alleged firing of one its key administrators.

By July 2, 2015

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Two tweets, AU$80,000: Newspaper pays for defamation on Twitter

Typing 140 characters has come at a heavy price for an Australian newspaper after it was ordered to pay AU$80,000 for defaming one of the country's highest ranking politicians in two short tweets.

By June 30, 2015

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Geek overboard: Crossing the Atlantic on an old-school ship

CNET's Amanda Kooser relives the long-ago days of luxury ocean liner travel aboard the modern Queen Victoria, where white gloves meet Wi-Fi.

By May 9, 2015

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Top secret notes by Alan Turing's codebreakers survived 70 years in Bletchley Park's walls

The handwritten workings were used to insulate the unheated huts where chilly Turing and his colleagues raced to break enemy codes.

By February 4, 2015

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Mars rover reaches highest point in 7 years, snaps this panorama

The Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity reaches another height as it celebrates its 11-year anniversary with a video and patriotic panoramic photo just released by NASA.

By January 23, 2015

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Wil Wheaton plays matchmaker to superhero sidekicks

Need a partner in crime or crime-busting? Learn how superheroes (and villains) find their No. 2 with this dating app parody video "Duo" from Nerdist.

By January 8, 2015

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Marvel releases tiny and human-size 'Ant-Man' teaser trailers

Fans eager to sneak a peek at scenes from the upcoming Marvel superhero movie "Ant-Man" may have to squint to see star Paul Rudd in action. Or just watch the human-sized trailer instead.

By January 3, 2015

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The Arcade: a capitalist commune of indie game development

Playing host to 19 different companies, the Arcade in Melbourne, Australia is dedicated to changing the face of indie game development. Just don't call it an incubator.

By December 21, 2014