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Tomorrow Daily 119: Robot bats, real-life ad-blocking headset, a futuristic piano and more

The Boganyi Piano took over ten years and 8,000 engineering hours to create, and the results are a stunning musical instrument that looks like a spaceship. It's also got some internal upgrades that make it less susceptible to the elements, and require less maintenance.

By January 27, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 119: Robot bats, real-life ad-blocking headset, a futuristic piano and more

On today's show, we shudder at a robot bat that can easily switch between flying and moving on the ground, check out a headset that blurs out corporate logos in real life, and enjoy the beauty of a futuristic piano with over 18,000 parts.

By January 27, 2015

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Selective ad blocking lets you support your favorite sites

Help the sites you frequent stay in business by adding them to AdBlock Plus's whitelist, which restricts the obtrusiveness of the ads that open on the page.

By July 11, 2013

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Google removes ad-blocking apps from Google Play

Apps that block ads on Android devices, including AdAway and Adblock Plus, have been removed from the Google Play store.

By March 14, 2013

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French ISP has an ad-blocking router

Free, a French ISP, has rolled out an update to its routers that turns ad blocking on by default.

By January 3, 2013

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Is ad blocking the problem?

Ad blocking is an easy scapegoat for the online media industry, but blocking ad-blocking will only stymie the evolution of the online media business.

By March 9, 2010

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Protect your device from malicious ads

The chances of encountering a malware-bearing ad on your phone or tablet are increasing. But blocking ads on mobile is neither easy nor very effective. Here's a better approach to ad-blocking on your device.

By April 10, 2014

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Ad blockers get ad-group exec's blood boiling (Q&A)

The Interactive Advertising Bureau doesn't like how tens of millions of people use ad-blocking software. IAB's general counsel has a counterattack: block the blockers.

By April 4, 2014

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Home networking explained, part 8: Cable modem shopping tips

CNET editor Dong Ngo shares tips on how to best equip your home for cable Internet while saving your hard-earned dollars.

By August 9, 2013

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Flash on Windows Phone 7 confirmed

Adobe has confirmed that Flash Player 10.1 is coming to Windows Phone 7, but there's confirmation that the OS won't be coming to the Windows Mobile-toting HTC HD2

By March 12, 2010