'Star Wars' lightsaber thumb-wrestling is a thing. Yep, the ancient sport of thumb war gets a sci-fi upgrade with a lightsaber kit that outfits your thumbs for battle.
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It’s official. Apple just sent out invitations to an event on September 10, promising to “brighten your day.” Does that mean the new iPhone(s) will be coming in colors? Speculate wildly starting….now! http://cnet.co/18oICXS
Is that a slice of bread or Nintendo’s latest handheld? Check out the specs of the new controversial device that has Twitter in a cramp from pointing and laughing so hard. But maybe Nintendo knows something we don’t about what its fans want? Eh, either way, it’s funny looking.
Last week we asked you what your dream iPhone would be. We expect at least one new Apple phone to be released on September 10, but will it have the features CNET readers actually want? We compiled all your answers and created mock-ups of the iPhone of your dreams. It’s a pretty awesome device!
But we also spoke to market analysts and experts to find out how realistic your wishes are. Look at the pictures and read our article on whether your dream will become a reality.
NASA satellites capture the plume of smoke rising from the Rim Fire that is currently raging in California. Yosemite National Park is threatened, as is the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, which supplies water to the San Francisco Bay Area. See more satellite images here.
One of our favorite photos of Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, taken by CNET Photographer James Martin at CES 2012. Whose ear is he whispering into up on stage? Ryan Seacrest’s, of course. Who else?
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Tumblr reps say an infrastructure fail is to blame for bizarre content showing up where it shouldn’t. Read about the odd publishing bug here.