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Facebook photo of hugging dogs helps spare their lives

Two dogs scheduled for euthanization are rescued after a sweet photo of the pups hugging behind bars appears on Facebook.

By 25 July 2015

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Amazon surprise! Prime members help deliver a profit

The e-commerce giant's unexpected profit and better-than-predicted sales prompted investors to push Amazon's market value above Walmart's.

By 24 July 2015

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Xbox One backward compatibility helps sell consoles, Microsoft says

Xbox's Phil Spencer: "I think backwards compatibility matters."

By 22 July 2015

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Apple figures out way to help you more easily move objects on a touchscreen

A newly-granted patent describes a way to move text and other items on the screen of a mobile device by tapping the side of the device rather than using your big fingers.

By 22 July 2015

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Smithsonian museum wants your help to preserve Neil Armstrong's spacesuit

On the 46th anniversary of humanity's first steps on the moon, Kickstarter and the Smithsonian team up to save -- and display -- a vital piece of space history.

By 21 July 2015

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'Battlebots' champion uses smartphones to help robots see the world

For Road Trip 2015, we chat with Donald Hutson, one of the reigning robot warriors, about cheaper machines and how the ubiquity of mobile devices will help push robots into the mainstream.

By 19 July 2015

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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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Man charged after filming teens in crashed car and not helping

Technically Incorrect: An Ohio man is accused of getting into a crashed car and using his phone only to film the injured (one of whom died). He then posted the video on Facebook.

By 17 July 2015

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Gett revamps ride-hailing app with help from visually-impaired teen

Blind users can now order an on-demand ride by speaking to their smartphone, rather than having to rely on touch technology.

By 16 July 2015

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Amazon tool aims to help you 'fling' shows onto Fire TV

Taking on competitors like Chromecast and Apple TV, Amazon releases "Fling," a toolkit that lets developers build into their apps the ability to share media content with Amazon's set-top box.

By 11 July 2015