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YouTube can babysit your kids with new app

Google makes a kid-friendly YouTube app, Pebble teases a new smartwatch, and Microsoft provides a cure for Lenovo's preinstalled Superfish adware.

By February 20, 2015

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YouTube can babysit your kids with new app

Google makes a kid-friendly YouTube app, Pebble teases a new smartwatch, and Microsoft provides a cure for Lenovo's preinstalled Superfish adware.

By February 20, 2015

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'Poltergeist' reboot trailer scares up old fears, adds smartphones

Angry spirits! Evil clown doll! This reboot of the '80s horror classic keeps the creepy moments we remember, plus a few high-tech upgrades. This time, communicate with the dead using an HDTV.

By February 6, 2015

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Ex-PlayStation US chief says Candy Crush is fun, Xbox on the right path

Jack Tretton, the former head of Sony's PlayStation group in America, talks about mobile devices, women in the industry and the products he coveted from the competition, in an exclusive interview with CNET News.

By October 28, 2014

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LiquidOff: Nontoxic, nonhazy hydrophobic fabric spray

NeverWet may soon be facing some hydrophobic competition in the form of LiquidOff, an eco-minded fabric spray made to repel water without leaving a haze behind.

By June 18, 2014

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Geeky alphabet blocks teach numbers and nerd icons

A is for Ada Lovelace. B is for Buffy the Vampire Slayer. C is for C-3PO. A nerdy father makes alphabet blocks to teach his son his geeky ABCs.

By January 27, 2014

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Thor tchotchkes to brighten a fan's Dark World

If the date November 8 means something important to you, you might, just might, be a huge Thor fan. You might also have cold feet.

By November 8, 2013

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8-foot robot Cygan from 1950s auctioned for $27,000

This vintage behemoth has "the strength of a dozen Samsons." Now a lucky collector gets to freak everyone out with it.

By September 11, 2013

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PlayStation boss calls Nintendo 3DS a 'babysitting tool'

Jack Tretton, Sony's US gaming boss, has given Nintendo's 3DS handheld a severe verbal beatdown, calling the glasses-free 3D console a "babysitting tool".

By April 11, 2011

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PlayStation boss: Nintendo 3DS a 'babysitting tool'

"No self-respecting twentysomething is going to be sitting on an airplane with one of those," says Sony Computer Entertainment America's Jack Tretton. "He's too old for that."

By April 11, 2011