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Hands-on: Pluggy Lock adds an anchor hook to any smartphone

Break out your lanyards! This Kickstarter project leverages your phone's headphone jack to add a secure but easily removable hook.

By May 8, 2014


When technology fails a news anchor, there are no words

An Australian TV news anchor is suddenly left without an autocue or a script. She has no idea what to say.

By June 27, 2013


Phil Schiller: Optical drives are 'anchors on where we want to go'

Apple's design and engineering craving for thinner and lighter -- and the move to digital content delivery -- means the optical drive is now a lowly peripheral device.

By October 26, 2012


Fox anchor calls Maddow 'man' on Facebook, suspended

An anchor at Fox 19 in Cincinnati is suspended after taking to Facebook to call Rachel Maddow, the MSNBC personality, "an angry young man." Maddow is gay.

By November 15, 2012


Floating city of entrepreneurs aims to drop anchor

Blueseed is raising money from investors in hopes of creating a seaborne startup community 12 nautical miles off the coast of Silicon Valley. The floating "Googleplex" would allow foreign born entrepreneurs to work (and live) on a retrofitted cruise ship without obtaining a work visa. Kara Tsuboi reports.

By July 3, 2012


MasterCard eyes anchor role in mobile-pay relay

Credit card company executive Ed McLaughlin shares with CNET his vision of how the company's partnerships will spur the adoption of the digital wallet.

By August 25, 2011


Anchor Brewery: Start of the U.S. microbrew resurgence (photos)

CNET visits the San Francisco craft brewery that sparked the microbrew revolution.

17 Images By May 29, 2011


Fox news anchor fooled into licking iPad

As something of an April Fools' jape, an anchor on a local Fox station is persuaded that a new app lets you taste or smell whatever is on your iPhone screen.

By April 6, 2011


Anchors aweigh for Game Boat Kinect peripheral

Raft peripheral is made for the whitewater slalom game in Kinect Adventures that gets bundled with the starter pack, but we're feeling a bit deflated about it.

By October 13, 2010


Dell: Perot purchase an 'anchor' acquisition

The $3.9 billion acquisition of Perot Systems is a down payment on Dell's big plans to evolve its business beyond PCs and servers.

By September 21, 2009