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Baseball tech keeps fans and players connected

Fans take their smartphone out to the ballgame to watch instant replays and share photos. AT&T Park in San Francisco has rolled out EchoBOT technology alongside the existing Wi-Fi to ensure the cellular network is performing at its peak.

By 26 June 2015


Step up to the plate with these baseball apps

Spring is here and so is baseball season. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shares some apps that can help you stay in the loop, whether you're at the ballpark or at home rooting for your team.

By 10 April 2015


Debating baseball-playing androids on Tomorrow Daily

Japanese researchers are working on combining a group of machines (each learning a particular skill, like throwing, catching, or batting) into a single baseball-capable robot. We can't wait for a team of robo-players like Bot Ruth, Joe DiMotherboard, and Hank A-RAM.

By 18 November 2014


Tomorrow Daily 087: Baseball-playing bots, Uber and Spotify partner, a bionic bar, and more

On today's show, we discuss the possibility of androids playing baseball, Uber and Spotify's new partnership, and a music video inspired by the study of visual sound. Also, CNET's own Bridget Carey orders a drink from a robot bartender on a futuristic cruise ship.

By 18 November 2014


Japan is building a robot that can play baseball

A series of technologies developed by a robot lab in Japan are all going towards the creation of a humanoid baseball-bot.

By 14 November 2014


Google's mobile app understands more-complex questions now

The search giant says its app has gotten better at breaking down your questions and understanding the intent of what you're asking.

By 18 November 2015


Twitter launches a TV ad for Moments, and it's a touch crazy

Technically Incorrect: In order to begin selling its Moments feature, Twitter releases an ad to coincide with the World Series. It's not quite the same pace as baseball.

By 28 October 2015


Mars' atmosphere was likely 'blown away' by the sun

New findings from NASA show that violent solar storms likely launched Martian gases out into space years ago in a process still in motion today.

By 6 November 2015


The world's most annoying teddy bear is just begging to be destroyed

This incredibly grating teddy bear plays "Happy Birthday" on repeat until either the battery dies or, more likely, the recipient destroys the bear for good.

By 24 October 2015


ESPN veteran to lead new Activision e-sports unit

The video game publisher has created a unit devoted to contests in which professional gamers face off against each other in front of spectators.

By 22 October 2015