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Scientists transform cement into liquid metal

Laser beams and an aerodynamic levitator help scientists melt cement into a metallic-glass material that can act as a semiconductor.

By May 28, 2013

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Modern magic: World's first 3D-printed castle

A man in Minnesota built a 3D printer and used it to make a beautiful castle rise from the earth layer by layer. There's no dragon -- yet.

By August 28, 2014

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Dropping packages at FedEx -- and getting paid for it

FedEx's Package Lab puts thousands of boxes a year to the test to make sure they're up to the rigors of being shipped. CNET Road Trip 2014 checked out the package torture.

By July 11, 2014

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Nexus 8, a no-show at Google I/O, still on its way

The HTC-built tablet is in the works, CNET has learned.

By June 25, 2014

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Sony hits all the PlayStation 4 high notes at E3 2014

At its E3 evening press conference, Sony strikes hard on all its strengths with unexpected game reveals and updates on its numerous ongoing projects.

By June 9, 2014

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WWDC set the stage. Now Apple needs to deliver

Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference offered iOS and OS X software features that help secure its ecosystem. But products remain a question mark.

By June 3, 2014

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Dog-operated light switch aims to help the disabled

A group of students develop a lamp switch that can be operated by a service dog to help people with limited mobility.

By May 19, 2014

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Can an ordinary Joe replace a busted iPhone screen?

The DIY route costs significantly less than hiring a pro. But how hard is it really? And was this intrepid reporter successful?

By May 14, 2014

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At last: Beautiful sound tiles that look like art

Tame your room's harsh acoustics with Baux sound-absorbing tiles.

By May 7, 2014

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Alan Mulally: The CEO who mortgaged Ford's legacy for tech's sake

Few automotive CEOs have pushed a company further and faster than Ford's Mulally. As he steps down, we look back at his impact on the Blue Oval.

By May 1, 2014