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Apps to help you conserve water and money

Conserving water saves both our precious resource and money, too. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis has several ways your smartphone can help you track how much water you're using.

By 17 July 2015

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Johnny Cash's legacy lives on through a tarantula

A new tarantula found in the vicinity of California's Folsom State Prison has been named after the original Man in Black.

By 5 February 2016

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5 apps to help you save water

Learn about water conservation, figure out how much water you're using...and how to stop using so much.

By 1 July 2015

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Google's Veterans Day doodle: Conservative, patriotic

Last year, Google was accused of a lack of patriotism in a doodle. However, for Veterans Day, it offers a simple, large depiction of a Veterans Day parade.

By 12 November 2013

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Tech Minute: Tips to conserve your laptop's battery

There are simple steps you can take to extend your laptop's battery life, such as lowering your screen brightness and turning off the backlit keyboard. CNET's Kara Tsuboi has more battery saving tips in this Tech Minute.

By 11 October 2013

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Tech Minute: Tips to conserve your smartphone battery life

You don't want to get stuck with a low smartphone battery. Whether you're on vacation, in the boardroom, or just at your kid's swim meet, a dead battery does you and your phone no good. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some handy tips to conserve battery life if you don't have access to a charger.

By 27 September 2013

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Google casts a line with conservationists to stop illegal fishing

The company is providing engineering services, mapping software and servers, and financial support to help two conservation groups detect in real time the fishing that's decimating fish populations.

By 15 November 2014

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Obama tax plan hashtag hijacked by conservative think tank

Heritage Foundation buys a promoted tweet for #My2K after learning the president intended to use it to promote his tax cut plan.

By 29 November 2012

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Conservative groups dump on Pandora's royalty legislation

Citizens Against Government Waste joins the likes of artists such as Rihanna and Katy Perry in opposing the Internet Radio Fairness Act ahead of tomorrow's hearing.

By 28 November 2012

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Google Play enables smart app updates, conserving batteries

New delta updates feature at Google Play allows users to avoid downloading the app in its entirety, sending only what's new.

By 17 August 2012