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Verizon launches Hum, a smart device for your dumb car

The mobile-app-supported Hum allows people to monitor a vehicle's health and to contact nearby roadside assistance. Out of the box, Hum works with over 150 million vehicles.

By August 26, 2015

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Mother's Day Tech Gift Guide

CNET editors round up the hottest gadgets for Mom this year.

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How to play Aprils Fools' Pac-Man in Google Maps

Clear all the power pellets in your town with Pac-Man for Google Maps just in time for April Fools Day!

By March 31, 2015

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As April Fools' arrives, Google flips out and T-Mobile goes to the dogs

The search giant pulls an about-face and the wireless carrier puts on a dog-and-pony show for April Fools' Day. Also: Microsoft's MS-DOS Mobile, Motorola's premium selfie stick and Samsung's smart knife.

By March 31, 2015

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OnePlus tiny April Fools' drone is real and for sale

The Chinese smartphone maker has managed to ruin its own April Fools' joke -- the 70mm DR-1 drone is actually real and can be purchased from its online store.

By March 31, 2015

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USS Enterprise flying disc goes from April Fools' joke to reality

Prepare to fling a flying-saucer section (with the rest of the Enterprise in tow) with ThinkGeek's Frisbee-style "Star Trek" spacecraft.

By March 9, 2015

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Detest Uber's surge pricing? Some drivers don't like it either

The practice of tripling, quadrupling and quintupling ride fares in times of high demand may face limits from New York City officials. Many drivers might be OK with that.

By August 23, 2015

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'Beer dress' turns bacteria and brew into couture (Tomorrow Daily 153)

Combining beer with bacteria and the fermentation process creates the fibers that made this dress possible. You usually don't use the words "beer" and "fashion" in the same sentence, but this time, we'll make an exception.

By March 31, 2015

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Dress made from beer and bacteria isn't an April Fools joke (Tomorrow Daily 153)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley explain why you probably don't have to worry about Facebook's new drone project, check out some early April Fools' Day gags from Google and Samsung, and take a look at a dress made from beer and bacteria. #TDFooled

By March 31, 2015

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How YouTube has made April Fools' Day foolish

It seems that, all year round, companies and individuals are trying to play jokes on the outside world, to get YouTube views and retweets. Doesn't this make April Fools' Day pointless?

By April 1, 2014

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Quick Mac prank for April Fools' Day

Looking to prank a friend today? Here is a quick and easy trick to throw their way.

By April 1, 2014