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Show summary: For a lot of people during this time of year, "managing finances" really means attempting to not go broke. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi helps you take control of your finances in a more tech savvy way with apps that can track your spending and even make budget recommendations.
Category: NewsDecember 18, 2013
Show summary: Looking to add new twist to traditional holiday meals? Instead of paging through your old cookbooks, try turning to technology for inspiration. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi serves up handy recipe apps to ensure a delicious and festive meal.
Category: NewsDecember 13, 2013
Show summary: Have you been eyeing a gorgeous black sweater but can't justify the price? Or perhaps you've been stalking a sleek sofa in hopes of a sale. CNET's Kara Tsuboi checks out new comparison shopping apps to help you save time and money in this Tech Minute.
Category: NewsDecember 11, 2013
Show summary: That letter opener might soon go the way of the Dodo bird. According to AmEx, more and more Americans are sending paperless holiday greetings. Some 34 percent plan on sending holiday e-mails and 27 percent plan to simply post on Facebook. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi shares some ways to create digital greeting cards, perfect for sharing your holiday cheer
Category: NewsDecember 6, 2013
Show summary: The K5 robot, developed by Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Knightscope, is designed to be a surveillance robot for law enforcement, private security firms, schools, and anything else looking for an extra set of eyes and ears on the ground. The 5-foot, 300-pound robot can roam autonomously, sending back real-time data about an area with technology that does facial recognition, lidar mapping, and 360-degree video. CNET's Kara Tsuboi got a closer look at what makes the K5 robot tick.
Category: NewsDecember 4, 2013
Show summary: If you have children at home, you likely have a refrigerator covered in their handmade mementos. How can you better preserve years' worth of keepsakes? In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara (CAR-uh) Tsuboi (SUE-boy) reports on some high-tech solutions that make great holiday gifts for the grandparents.
Category: NewsDecember 4, 2013
Show summary: The Monday after Thanksgiving, better known as "Cyber Monday," is expected to be the most popular shopping day of the year, beating out the traditional Black Friday. According to AmEx, 55 percent of consumers plan to shop online that day versus the 52 percent who will actually go to the stores. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi brings us some tips on navigating the online deals.
Category: NewsNovember 27, 2013
Show summary: If you're on the hunt for deals the day after Thanksgiving, your most powerful tool could be your mobile phone. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains how to quickly navigate sales with your cell phone to find the best deals.
Category: NewsNovember 26, 2013
Show summary: Preparing Thanksgiving dinner can be a daunting task, even for the most experienced home chef. No one wants an undercooked turkey and overcooked green beans. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi serves up several handy apps that will ensure your Thanksgiving dinner turns out perfect and on time.
Category: NewsNovember 22, 2013
Show summary: Update your family traditions this Hanukkah with the help of technology. And no, we're not talking about dreidel and menorah apps, but those are out there too! In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi brings us some festive tech ideas for celebrating the holiday.
Category: NewsNovember 20, 2013