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Mary On Board a comical nagging backseat driver

Nagging "navigational" novelty device offers driving advice so you don't have to feel too lost and alone without your usual backseat driver.

By Jun. 27, 2011

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What are the weirdest interview questions from tech companies?

Glassdoor releases its annual list of the top 25 oddball interview questions, 16 of which come from tech companies. This year reveals some knockouts.

By Jan. 17, 2014

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D. Satoshi Nakamoto denies being father of Bitcoin

Following a Newsweek report naming the creator of the cryptocurrency, the Southern California man tells the AP he hadn't heard of Bitcoin until three weeks ago.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Manipulative kids now posting holiday wish lists online

In order, perhaps, to pressure their parents unduly, teens are now posting their holiday wish lists for all to see. Oh, and their biggest shopping influence is, sigh, Taylor Swift.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Audience's VoiceQ keeps smartphone ears perked for your commands

At CES 2014, Audience's family of processors offer accurate always-on voice command technology in mobile devices, without draining battery.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Microsoft shows off Cortana for Windows Phone 8.1

Onstage at Build 2014, Microsoft's Joe Belfiore demos the Halo-inspired personal assistant software meant both to tout Bing and push Siri and Google Now aside with its cool factor.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Beyond apps: These startups are tackling real-world problems

Startup incubator Y Combinator demos a refreshingly high volume of companies tackling real issues, from hearing loss and elderly care to immigrant hiring and sending money home.

By Aug. 21, 2013

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Voice is not enough: Motion is key to Android Wear

analysis Early previews of Google's wearable platform focus on bringing Google Now's voice and touch control to a smartwatch, but Crave's Eric Mack says the real future is on the move.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Hackers can easily breach Emergency Alert Systems

Security researchers warn that many emergency alert system devices used by radio and TV stations are susceptible to cyberattacks, which could cause widespread panic.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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Lara Croft uses Beats by Dr. Dre, iPhone 4

Freezing the video of the trailer for the new Tomb Raider game, we made a couple of interesting gadget observations.

By Jun. 7, 2011