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tools

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Neanderthals were cannibals and used leftover bones as tools

Technically Incorrect: A new study of remains found in Belgium suggests our ancestors were highly practical types.

By 11 July 2016

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Open impossible plastic packaging with this kitchen tool

Get rid of plastic force fields with this simple trick.

By 6 July 2016

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Amazon unveils free educational tools for teachers

The online commerce giant hopes to give teachers easy access to learning materials through its Amazon Inspire program.

By 27 June 2016

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Sphero SPRK+ turns a roly-poly robot into an educational tool

From coding lessons to art projects, Sphero's new Lightning Lab app update adds extras for teachers or parents. We take a look at what Sphero can do (by the way, it's waterproof).

By 21 June 2016

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Facebook buys Two Big Ears and makes its VR audio tool free

Facebook repackages the Scottish company's VR audio platform as "Facebook 360 Spatial Workstation" and makes it free.

By 24 May 2016

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Netflix launches Fast.com, a tool to measure your Internet speed

Using its own servers, Netflix measures your personal mobile or broadband connection to help determine the quality of your stream.

By 19 May 2016

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Make a solar light for your tool shed using a soda bottle

Is your tool shed dark and gloomy and you want to install an eco-friendly light? Grab a soda bottle.

10 Images By 13 May 2016

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YouTube's new messaging tool pairs chats with cats

Now you won't need to leave YouTube to share your favourite video with your chums.

By 12 May 2016

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Why Twitter is blocking the government from using a data-mining tool (CNET Update show notes)

The social network is banning US spy agencies from accessing an analytics service used by news agencies. Meanwhile, Facebook wins a trademark battle in China. Sorry, you won't be able to taste "Face Book" the drink.

By 10 May 2016

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Why Twitter is blocking the government from using a data-mining tool

The social network is banning US spy agencies from accessing an analytics service used by news agencies. Meanwhile, Facebook wins a trademark battle in China. Sorry, you won't be able to taste "Face Book" the drink.

By 10 May 2016