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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