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Elon Musk: Don't fall asleep at the wheel for another 5 years

Following Tesla's news that it's bringing autopilot to its electric sports cars, CEO Elon Musk says autonomous, self-driving cars aren't far off either.

By October 10, 2014

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Twitter staff received death threats from ISIS, admits CEO

Twitter is removing the militant group's accounts as they crop up, citing such accounts as violations of its terms of service.

By October 10, 2014

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Walter Isaacson may expand Steve Jobs biography

The hefty 630-page biog of Apple's iconic co-founder is only a first draft, according to Isaacson, and could be expanded.

By December 17, 2011

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Elon Musk worries AI could delete humans along with spam

CEO of SpaceX and Tesla suggests super-intelligent machines might one day decide the solution to spam is a world devoid of humans.

By October 8, 2014

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Isaacson: Jobs was ingenious, but not necessarily smart

In a New York Times op-ed, Steve Jobs' biographer, Walter Isaacson, describes how Jobs wasn't all that interested in, for example, rigorously solving classic tests of "intelligence," like brain teasers--which Bill Gates would have loved.

By October 30, 2011

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Author Walter Isaacson on Jobs' innovation

Author Walter Isaacson discusses the Zenlike simplicity to all Apple products and Jobs' approach to innovation in the workroom.

October 25, 2011

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Author Walter Isaacson on Jobs' leadership

Author Walter Isaacson discusses Steve Jobs' appreciation for creativity and technology as well as his brutal leadership style.

October 25, 2011

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Isaacson: Jobs was 'eager to talk,' exercise 'no control' (Q&A)

CNET chats with author Walter Isaacson, whose authorized biography of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits shelves today, about topics from Jony Ive to Apple TV.

By October 24, 2011

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Walter Isaacson: 'The key to understanding Steve Jobs'

The biographer talks to "60 Minutes" about Jobs' early childhood and his reaction to being adopted--including his take on his biological father.

By October 23, 2011

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Apple v. Samsung -- Sorry, but it's not over yet

The smartphone giants settled their patent suits outside the US. But that may mean they'll pay even more attention to Apple's home turf.

By August 6, 2014