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FAA approves first commercial use of drones over land

BP energy corporation and drone maker AeroVironment are given the OK to fly an unmanned Puma aircraft over Alaska to survey pipelines, roads, and equipment.

By June 10, 2014

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HitBliss app rewards you for watching commercials

Watch ads, earn credit, then exchange that credit for movies, TV shows, or even a Pandora subscription.

By April 21, 2014

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HP grabs at commercial PC market in Lenovo dogfight

Hewlett-Packard's plan to bolster its personal systems business is to gain share in the enterprise market -- a segment that's strong for Lenovo.

By October 10, 2013

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First FDA-approved bionic eye ready for commercial launch in US

After more than 20 years in the making, the world's first FDA-approved bionic eye will soon be launching commercially in the United States. The device could help the tens of thousands of people who suffer from a rare, degenerative eye disease. CNET's Sumi Das explains how the Argus II device works to bring light into the darkness.

By October 4, 2013

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Rumors of Apple iPad event in late October build

A report this week suggests only a new iPad Air will make an appearance at an expected Apple event next month, with the iPad Mini coming early next year.

By September 23, 2014

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NASA aims for air traffic control system for commercial drones

Agency seeks partners for a multi-year project to develop a protocol the FAA can implement for the safe commercial use of drones in the U.S.

By September 11, 2014

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Beer drones are back, this time with Google Glass

Crave's Eric Mack traveled to a fictional town for an in-person demo of a push-button, remote-controlled beer delivery drone. Now for the FAA to get onboard with commercial use.

By September 9, 2014

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Spotify users, get ready for video ads

Spotify's 30 million nonpaying listeners will start seeing prompts to watch a commercial in exchange for 30 minutes of ad-free mobile music, plus "video takeover" spots on their computers.

By September 8, 2014

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AT&T extends Digital Life service to elderly care

The carrier will begin trials of Digital Life Care this year and launch the service commercially in 2015.

By September 8, 2014

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Coffee shop bans laptops and tablets, business grows

A Vermont bakery and coffee shop shuts off its Wi-Fi and discovers that people quite like it.

By September 7, 2014