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Search engine DuckDuckGo blocked in China

The privacy-focused website is no longer available to users in mainland China, though its CEO isn't exactly sure why.

By September 22, 2014

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Uber hits road block in France as taxi lobby gains upper hand

A new law in France includes several provisions, but one is especially damaging to Uber: no sharing location via GPS.

By September 19, 2014

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Turn blocks of text into to-do lists with iPhone app Alter

Create tidy, actionable to-do lists by copying a block of text and pasting into this simple, straightforward app.

By August 18, 2014

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Plastic-wrap-like nanosheets block infection from burn wounds

A new biomaterial clings to all the curves and wrinkles of the human body to help keep bacteria out of difficult-to-treat wounds.

By August 11, 2014

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GE hopes to cram the entire kitchen into a single block

We take a look at a micro kitchen model that puts premium appliances into the cabinetry.

By August 6, 2014

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Apple blocks older, risky Flash plug-ins, forcing you to upgrade

The Mac maker is forcing users of older versions of the Flash Player plug-in to update in the name of security.

By July 11, 2014

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Block select Android Wear notifications

The new Android smartwatches can overwhelm you with notifications. CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to stay sane and limit the number of notifications you receive.

By July 9, 2014

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Singapore passes law to block illegal sites

The Singapore government has passed an amendment to the country's Copyright Act that will let content owners compel service providers to block infringing sites, like Pirate Bay.

By July 9, 2014

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Goldman says Google agreed to block email

The investment bank had filed a court order to prevent a data breach nearly caused by an errant email.

By July 3, 2014

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Star Wars X-wing knife block standing by

Chop vegetables knowing that your X-wing knife block could destroy the Death Star if need be.

By June 24, 2014