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Microsoft says no to Nokia name in CNET UK Podcast 386

Microsoft appears to be planning a name change for Nokia. We explain why that's a terrible idea -- plus we take on Apple's latest dig at Samsung, balk at Netflix price hikes, and find out where you can and can't buy the OnePlus One.

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Sit comfortably on your own Iron Throne bean bag

Why squirm uncomfortably on a real Iron Throne made from blades when you can snuggle into a bean bag that looks like the coveted chair in "Game of Thrones." Crave chats with Isabell Kiko about her cozy craft.

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Microsoft says no to Nokia name in CNET UK Podcast 386

Microsoft appears to be planning a name change for Nokia. We explain why that's a terrible idea -- plus we take on Apple's latest dig at Samsung.

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Fan dubs 'Star Wars' with mouth-made sound effects

Lightsabers, droids, alarms, and Wookiee roars sound hilarious when sound effects are replaced with a human voice in "Star Wars: Bad Foley Edition."

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Schoolchildren used to smuggle iPhones into China, report says

Chinese custom officials have found some 30 cases this year where schoolchildren were used to smuggle electronics into the country, reports the Guangzhou Daily.

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The CATable is a workspace designed for your feline friend

Do you have a cat that's constantly wanting your attention while you're busy at work? Here's a table that should keep it distracted while you're earning that paycheck.

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The 404 1,471: Where if this, then that (podcast)

Jill Schlesinger is back on the show to help uncover the Internet magic that is IFTTT, failed NYPD hashtags and discuss Facebook and Apple earnings.

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'Matrix' model maker 3D-prints sweet figures from sugar

By modifying a 3D printer to work with sugar and water, Julian Sing is able to make figures that look good enough to eat.

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Life-size Darth Vader action figure based on vintage toy

Your living room will go to the Dark Side should you choose to invest in an ominous full-size figure of Darth Vader, minus the ability to strangle you from afar.

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The 404 1,471: Where if this, then that

Jill Schlesinger is back on the show to help uncover the Internet magic that is IFTTT, failed NYPD hashtags and discuss Facebook and Apple earnings.

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Meet the teen aiming to breathe life into global IT education

Western IT education is broken. One 16-year-old British high-school student is taking on the UK government at its own game -- one it should be winning.

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NYPD tries to make nice on Twitter, makes a mess

With stunning naivete, the New York Police Department asks twitterers to post pictures of themselves with police officers. Go on, guess what happened.

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