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All-robot band teams with Squarepusher for new EP

For his upcoming album, UK recoding artist Squarepusher will collaborate with the all-robot band Z-Machines.

By Feb. 18, 2014

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Sound bite: Despite Pono's promise, experts pan HD audio

By raising $4.3 million on Kickstarter, Neil Young's startup shows an appetite for better sound quality. The only hitch: experts say there's little point going beyond CD quality.

By Mar. 20, 2014

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Nokia Lumia 928 battles Galaxy S3 in live concert shootout

The upcoming Lumia phone challenges a major rival to see which fares best at recording live audio under trickier-than-normal circumstances.

By May. 9, 2013

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Get a Westinghouse Digital Bluetooth speaker for $79.99

It's like the Jawbone Jambox, only half the price. And it comes in your choice of four colors.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson's pinata party

Is Thompson's alleged resume-padding so lethal that he cannot survive? That would be up to Yahoo's board, employees, and shareholders to decide. The sound of the pinata being whacked will not be lost on them.

By May. 4, 2012

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Wireless network could monitor breathing

The same University of Utah engineers who built wireless networks that see through walls are now redirecting their efforts to noninvasively measure the breath of hospital patients and newborns.

By Sep. 20, 2011

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Wi-Fi 802.11ac to drive wireless HD video in the home

With routers, smartphones, tablets, and TVs expected to adopt Wi-Fi 802.11ac over the next few years, the upcoming standard will be the linchpinch for wireless HD video streaming, says NPD In-Stat.

By Jan. 23, 2012

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Nokia Lumia 620

Nokia's Lumia 620 smartphone successfully delivers a complete Windows Phone 8 experience for a low price, but buyer beware of some compromises in battery, sound, and design.

By Feb. 8, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Feb. 8, 2013
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Earth-like planet found in distant sun's habitable zone

In a long-awaited milestone, astronomers using a NASA space telescope have found a roughly Earth-size world, Kepler-22b, orbiting around a sun-like star where conditions may be favorable for life.

By Dec. 5, 2011

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Jane's Addiction on the confluence of music and technology (Q&A)

Guitarist Dave Navarro and bass guitarist Chris Chaney talk with CNET about the role of technology in their concerts, downloading illegal music, and the oddness of playing to a sea of cell phones.

By Jul. 26, 2011