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Siri battles Google Now in new contest

The two voice assistants were pitted against each other in a series of challenges from analyst Gene Munster.

By Dec. 10, 2013

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Stress-buster: Microsoft bra battles emotional overeating

A prototype bra from Microsoft researchers uses sensors to follow the wearer's mood with a goal of helping prevent stress-related eating.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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Cartoonlike battles await (pictures)

In Kingdom Rush Frontiers, you'll be fighting cartoonlike monsters. But don't let the cute look fool you; this game is very challenging.

7 Images By Jun. 13, 2013

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Spotify vs. Beats: The super cool battles the Super Bowl

Spotify and Beats Music take polar-opposite approaches in how they pitch themselves to you. That difference underscores where they're from -- and where they're going.

By Feb. 2, 2014

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Robot battles human for golf supremacy, Ep. 127

This week on Crave, a robot named Jeff challenges golf pro Rory McIlroy to a game of golf on the driving range. We look at 3D-printed casts meant to counter itchiness, and researchers drive cockroaches with electrical signals in hopes of using the bugs for search-and-rescue missions.

By Jul. 3, 2013

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Uber battles D.C. regulators over the size of its cars

The Washington D.C. Taxi Commission outlaws UberX because it uses mid-size vehicles without a meter, which supposedly causes unfair competition to taxicabs.

By Aug. 21, 2013

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Google battles human trafficking with global hotline

Coordinating with three anti-trafficking organizations, the Web giant aims to use data collected by helplines around the world to fight modern-day slavery.

By Apr. 9, 2013

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Crave Ep. 127: Robot battles human for golf supremacy

A golfing robot challenges a golf pro to a duel. Researchers plan to use cockroach armies for search-and-rescue missions. And are 3D-printed casts the future for broken limbs?

By Jul. 4, 2013

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Uber car service battles to stay in Colorado

The state's Public Utilities Commission is proposing regulatory changes that could shut down the transportation startup's Denver service. But the company is not leaving without a fight.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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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