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zeitgeist

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Secret's CEO says he can keep your secrets (Q&A)

Secret-keeper-in-chief David Byttow talks about why people love the app, why the definition of "secret" changes on the Internet, and whether people are jerks.

By August 29, 2014

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Google Zeitgeist 2012

Google has released its lists of what people searched for most in 2012. This year, Whitney Houston dominated the charts.

By December 12, 2012

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Google Zeitgeist 2012: Whitney, Gangnam, iPad 3 and more

The late singer ranks atop the most popular search topics for the year. Also high on the list were a music video phenomenon, a fall superstorm, and a much anticipated Apple tablet.

By December 12, 2012

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Here's an airline cabin where yelling 'crash' is part of the ride

At a Southwest Airlines operations center in Dallas, CNET's Daniel Terdiman gets a rare behind-the-scenes look at flight safety in the age of high tech.

By June 19, 2014

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Why you shouldn't trust video game teaser trailers

Commentary: The first impression you get of a game is usually the furthest thing from what it's actually like playing it.

By June 4, 2014

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As 'Gangnam Style' hits 2B YouTube views, music fans should cheer. Really

Psy may be the first to reach that landmark, but YouTube is already planning for a world in which thousands of videos reach billions of views.

By May 30, 2014

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CNN turns to Zite for its real-time zeitgeist

Using tech from the service it bought last year, CNN will give readers a list of the current ten most-talked about stories, along with a variety of outside content on each subject.

By October 18, 2012

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Why smartphone design matters (Smartphones Unlocked)

Even if you slap a case on your brand-new smartphone, the handset's aesthetics matter more than you might think.

By May 5, 2014

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How YouTube has made April Fools' Day foolish

It seems that, all year round, companies and individuals are trying to play jokes on the outside world, to get YouTube views and retweets. Doesn't this make April Fools' Day pointless?

By April 1, 2014

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Sign of Apocalypse? Selfie: The Sitcom

ABC commissions the pilot of a sitcom called "Selfie." Because, well, zeitgeist. Or something.

By January 30, 2014