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Caffeine: Keeping people awake since the 8th century

Evidence has been discovered that caffeinated drinks were consumed in the American Southwest as early as 750 AD.

By September 15, 2015


Stop your gadgets from keeping you awake at night

Staying up late with your tablet or phone can rob you of a good night's sleep. Fight back with these tips.

By July 21, 2015


Can you stay awake for the whole Le Mans 24-hour race?

Well...can you? I headed to the greatest motor race on Earth to see whether I could stay awake for the entire thing.

By June 23, 2015


How to keep your computer awake without touching the mouse

Or the keyboard. If you're tired of Windows dimming the screen or going to sleep without permission, try this.

By September 3, 2014


Face-slapping alarm clock refuses to let you sleep in

Build yourself a rude awakening by creating an alarm clock with an arm and hand attached and aimed at your face.

By November 12, 2015


Shia Labeouf live-streams Shia Labeouf watching Shia Labeouf

Technically Incorrect: In a world first, the actor presents a closeup of himself watching all his movies. Nonstop.

By November 11, 2015


Game on (and on and on): How I survived a 24-hour gaming marathon

Could you play video and board games for 24 hours straight? CNET's Danny Gallagher did just that and kept a bleary-eyed diary as evidence for his next of kin.

By November 10, 2015


What it's like to ride in a $1,000,000 autonomous Nissan Leaf

Nissan says it will sell a self-driving car by 2020, so I hopped in a prototype and went out to play in Tokyo traffic.

By November 2, 2015


Windows 10's built-in battery-saving mode

How to access and adjust Windows 10's battery-saving mode.

By October 21, 2015


Bees are just as addicted to caffeine as you are

Bees prefer flowers laced with caffeine, researchers find, and even try to lead their bee buddies to the wake-up juice with "waggle dances." Could pumpkin spice pollen be far behind?

By October 15, 2015