Kickstarted plastic recycling device could improve 3D printing's eco-friendly pedigree.
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The cool-yet-creepy mechanical bugs have been built to promote recycling, and are constructed from bits of old phones, including iPhones and HTC mobiles.
The company won't charge to recycle the old Apple devices and will offer gift cards on products that can be resold.
An estimated 2 million tons of old gadgets end up in landfills every year. Not only is this bad for the environment, it can also be illegal. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi uncovers green ways to recycle your old phones, computers, and other tech gear for Earth Day.
The next time you recycle an empty six-pack of energy drink cans, it may end up in the frame of a ReCycle bike.
Users of Yahoo's recycled ID names say they are receiving the former owner's sensitive information through their new accounts.
It was only a matter of time before Jaguar built a crossover, but this C-X17 concept previews the automaker's future in more ways than one.
Yahoo will begin recycling usernames on accounts that have been inactive for more than a year. But with log-ins and password recovery linked to e-mail addresses, it's raising some security concerns.
On July 15, Yahoo will start taking the usernames of inactive accounts -- accounts that haven't been used in a year -- and letting others claim them. It's a way for Yahoo to make available some desirable usernames and entice people to return to the site. But with e-mail addresses tied to other accounts and password retrieval, there could be security problems. CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains how Yahoo is planning to protect users' information.
The company says that it's going to "extraordinary lengths" to keep old user IDs, soon to be reused, from falling into the wrong hands.