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Oculus Rift places users atop a 47-story skyscraper

Marriott is hoping virtual reality gives visitors the travel bug. The hotel chain has partnered with tech companies to create a 4D experience using the Oculus Rift VR headset. But how realistic is it?

By November 20, 2014

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YouTube strikes up a streaming service: Music Key

The video giant already attracts a billion unique visitors monthly, but will those users pay to play? YouTube gave CNET an exclusive demo of streaming service Music Key.

By November 19, 2014

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Inside Scoop: Insecam site streams thousands of unsecured webcams

In a bold statement about security, a new site is broadcasting live feeds from thousands of web cameras, some of which show home interiors. CNET's Sumi Das talks to CNET's Ian Sherr about who's at fault and how you can protect yourself.

By November 10, 2014

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Wrist gadget mashes up wearable, drone and selfie trends

Want to snap selfies on a moment's notice without fussing with your smartphone? CNET's Sumi Das takes a look at the Nixie wristworn drone camera and other finalists from Intel's "Make It Wearable" challenge.

By November 11, 2014

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Police put gun safety device to the test

New technology to improve gun safety is in the hands of two law enforcement agencies. As CNET's Sumi Das shows us, a small device inserted into an officer's gun can track if the weapon has been fired or stolen.

By November 8, 2014

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Selfies take flight with Nixie wearable drone

Imagine the profile pictures you could snap with a wearable camera that's also drone. CNET's Sumi Das has more on Nixie, a device that wowed judges at Intel's "Make It Wearable" contest.

By November 11, 2014

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Your smartphone becomes key to skipping the hotel front desk

Demagnetized or lost hotel key cards may soon become a problem of the past. Starwood Hotels is rolling out a keyless-entry feature in its smartphone app. CNET's Sumi Das checks in at a Starwood hotel to check out the technology.

By November 3, 2014

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Know an earthquake is about to hit before the shaking starts

Smoke alarms warn us about fires, but what if we had devices in our homes to warn us about earthquakes seconds before they strike? For less than $100, a UC Berkeley professor has figured out how to make an in-home early warning quake system. CNET's Sumi Das looks at what it takes to make it work.

By October 7, 2014

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Facebook to change real-name policy after drag queens protest

After recently deactivating the profiles of several well-known San Francisco drag queens, Facebook met with members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community to discuss its requirement that users provide legal names. CNET's Sumi Das has details on the agreement reached between the two groups.

By October 1, 2014

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iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus

The new, larger iPhones have already set an Apple sales record for preorders. While the phones won't be available in stores until Friday, a couple of CNET editors have already tested the devices. Is bigger really better? CNET.com's Sumi Das on what differentiates the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.

By September 16, 2014