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Bill Gates reclaims 'world's richest person' title with $76B

For the first time in four years, Microsoft's chairman beats out telecom mogul Carlos Slim. Other tech execs grace the list this year, including Ellison, Page, Bezos, Zuckerberg, and some newcomers.

By March 3, 2014

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The Most Exciting Tech in the World

Robots, space travel and living in the Matrix. CNET editors from around the globe get personal about the tech that fires them up the most.

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Samsung UBD-K8500: Up close and personal with the first 4K Blu-ray player (pictures)

Check out these photos of the world's first 4K Blu-ray player.

14 Images By February 10, 2016

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Rubik's Cube solved in less than a second...by a robot, of course

A talented machine lays claim to a new world record for solving a scrambled Rubik's Cube, and it's a wonder to behold.

By February 9, 2016

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Romancing a pigeon: The weird, wonderful world of dating sims

Failing to find a spark in the arms of a boring old human? This Valentine's Day, maybe it's time to give insects, dinos, aliens and printers a try.

By February 12, 2016

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Intel wants to personalize your computing world

Intel's developer conference kicked off this week in San Francisco, with the chipmaker showcasing technology built for everyone from shoppers to bikers. CNET.com's Lexy Savvides has the latest on the company's new twist on personal computing.

By August 19, 2015

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Bow down to the King of the Hammers

If you've never heard of King of the Hammers, we've got your primer right here. Read up on the week's events and be ready to enjoy the Hammers January 31-February 5.

By January 29, 2016

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Bill Gates crowned world's richest person, once again

The Microsoft co-founder unseats telecommunications tycoon Carlos Slim for the first time in four years.

By May 16, 2013

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Facebook takes a shot at gun sellers

The world's largest social network is banning private gun sales on its site, joining a larger debate about how guns are handled in the US.

By January 29, 2016

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Facebook needs more friends in its new Sports Stadium

Not only is it hard to find Sports Stadium on Facebook's iPhone app, but it may be lonely once you do.

By January 24, 2016

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Bill Gates still world's second richest person

Microsoft's co-founder was once again topped by Mexican businessman Carlos Slim Helu, according to Forbes' list of the world's billionaires.

By March 4, 2013