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visuals

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'Space Wars': A visual guide to the battle for space supremacy

Discover everything you need to know about the private sector's race to space in just a few minutes with one colorful and informative infographic.

By December 11, 2014

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Racing blind: Visual impairment needn't stop you from hitting the track

Mike Newman was born blind, but that hasn't stopped him pursuing his passion for speed. He recently became the first blind person to drive over 200mph -- XCAR finds out how he does it.

September 11, 2014

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See how the 'Interstellar' robots walked on set as life-sized puppets, not CGI

A fascinating behind-the-scenes video shows how mobile metal cabinets TARS and CASE really walked among the actors of Christopher Nolan's sci-fi opus.

By March 27, 2015

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Take a hypnotic spin through 136 years of visual effects

It's a shame early visual-effects pioneers aren't alive today to see what they started, but you can. Take three minutes out for one dizzying ride through the evolution of VFX.

By May 15, 2014

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Fotonica (iOS)

Fotonica is a never-ending running game that's worth it for the "Tron"-like visuals and ambient electronic audio.

By March 11, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 11, 2015

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FeelReal virtual-reality mask gives you a whiff of the game

Virtual-reality could get a lot less virtual if the FeelReal mask takes off to provide odors and the sensation of the wind blowing against your face.

By March 13, 2015

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Nvidia pitches Shield video game console for the living room

The chipmaker has built a set-top box based on Google's software, and promises it can can play high-end video games.

By March 3, 2015

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How to find a foreign-language app that fits you

There are several smartphone apps that teach foreign languages. But before you start downloading, you need to figure out how you learn best -- through visuals, memorization or possibly even gameplay. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best apps to help you learn a foreign language.

By February 20, 2015

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How Jaunt and Dolby scared the bejeesus out of me with a virtual reality 'Black Mass'

I strapped on a VR headset to find out how sound helps fool the brain, and I really wish I hadn't.

By March 2, 2015

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Visualize shared links, trends with BuzzSumo

What are the masses discussing on Facebook, Twitter, or other social networks today, this week, or this month? BuzzSumo provides a simple dashboard to keep you informed.

By March 18, 2014