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Marissa Mayer unveils make-or-break plan for Yahoo

The beleaguered CEO of the struggling Internet pioneer delivers a "bold" strategic plan. She is cutting jobs, selling patents and real estate, and inviting would-be acquirers to speak up.

By February 2, 2016

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Stanford to Colbert: Yes, you can climb like Spider-Man

When Stephen Colbert says science has ruined Spider-Man, a Stanford engineer makes a video showing off his gecko-inspired gloves that proves the late-night TV host wrong.

By January 28, 2016

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Perhaps the most dizzying Oculus Rift experience yet: Mountain climbing

Virtual reality is going up in the world in two new experiences we checked out: Everest VR and The Climb.

By December 15, 2015

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Instagram now larger than Twitter as user tally climbs to 400 million

Usage of the photo-sharing service bought by Facebook in 2012 jumped 25 percent in the past year, with most of its users based outside the US.

By September 22, 2015

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Microsoft sale trims prices on Surface Pro 4, Band 2

The latest Surface tablet is on sale for $100 off the regular price, while Microsoft's second-generation Band fitness tracker is now $50 less.

By February 8, 2016

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iPhone market share drops in US but climbs across Europe

The iPhone continues to prove hot among buyers in Europe, through Android still dominates the worldwide market by a wide margin, according to Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.

By August 5, 2015

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Google Street View takes you climbing up Yosemite's El Capitan

The virtual trek up Yosemite's famed mountain is the first time Google is taking Street View users on a vertical journey.

By June 24, 2015

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Gecko-inspired adhesive lets you climb walls

Mechanical engineers at Stanford University have developed a substance that mimics gecko toes. Not just for scaling walls in Spiderman-like fashion, the adhesive could help clean up space debris and be used on automobile assembly lines.CNET's Sumi Das visits the research lab where it was created to learn how it works.

By February 25, 2015

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Nintendo's next smartphone game will star well-known character

Mario company teases its next smartphone game and says it's looking into virtual reality.

By February 1, 2016

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Dying Light: The Following -- Everything you need to know

Ahead of release date, developer Techland provides an FAQ regarding The Following expansion, as well as its enhanced edition.

By February 1, 2016