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12 chores we wish robots could conquer (pictures)

Machines are getting more and more helpful around the house. Here are the next tasks we'd like to see automated.

13 Images By March 20, 2015

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Kids won't do chores? Call in this mole for undercover parenting

It may look like just another toy, but this smartphone-controlled stuffed animal lets you communicate with kids in a unique way.

By November 3, 2014

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Outsource your chores

Too busy to clean your house or do your laundry? Outsource some of your domestic tasks through some clever new apps and websites. CNET.com's Kara Tsuboi reports her recommendations in the Tech Minute.

By July 17, 2014

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Bored with chores? These ambitious vacs promise new features (pictures)

With claims of unique functionality, are these modern vacuums innovative, or just plain gimmicky?

12 Images By June 25, 2014

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Why Apple's new iPad ad is change you can't believe in

Technically Incorrect: Apple tries hard to show the multifarious ways to use an iPad. But can this make a difference?

By May 7, 2015

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​FAA trials show willingness to let drones fly out of sight of operators

The US regulator announces tests of unmanned aircraft flying farther away from pilots than proposed regulations permit.

By May 6, 2015

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Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By April 17, 2015

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Test-flying Tidy Cats' amusingly bad litter-scooping drone

The Clump Claw 2000 concept is a delightful failure timed for April Fools', but the concept has some real-world appeal. Crave's Amanda Kooser and her cat Archer give it a go.

By April 1, 2015

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Catstacam: So Fluffy can post arty Instagram pics of dead mice

Step aside, puny human. Miss Flufferboots has her own Instagram account thanks to a fun publicity stunt by Whiskas Australia.

By March 14, 2015

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The Onkyo of turntables, the CP-1050

The Audiophiliac's appetite for vinyl gets whetted by Onkyo's stunning new CP-1050 turntable!

By March 25, 2015