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Mars rover fine after space version of Control-Alt-Delete

NASA scientists report successful rebooting of Curiosity after the Mars rover suffers a software glitch.

By November 13, 2013

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Bill Gates: Control-Alt-Delete 'was a mistake'

Microsoft's co-founder claims that an IBM keyboard designer created the function and wouldn't allow a single button to access the log-in screen.

By September 26, 2013

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Amazon's secret lab is working on smart-home devices -- report

Amazon's Lab126 will boost staff by 27 percent over the next five years as it tests smart-home gadgets, reports Reuters.

By September 24, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Yantouch Diamond+ Bluetooth speaker and light show

Music and mood lighting in one. This week's winner gets a portable speaker that also delivers pulsating light in endless psychedelic combinations.

By September 26, 2014

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Insteon's smart home tech now supports Cortana-based voice input

The updated Insteon app for Windows Phone 8.1 includes a variety of voice controls.

By September 25, 2014

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Should Uber and Lyft keep passenger ratings secret?

Beware passengers: don't vomit, drink beer or annoy your drivers. Drivers are rating you -- and no, in most cases, you can't see what that score is.

By September 25, 2014

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A brief explanation of iOS 8's Handoff feature

A new feature called Handoff makes it easy to switch between devices without losing your work.

By September 18, 2014

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Google's Schmidt says Assange detainment is 'luxury lodgings'

On the eve of the release of the WikiLeaks founder's new book, titled "When Google Met WikiLeaks," the Google executive chairman goes on the offensive.

By September 23, 2014

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​Microsoft, Blackphone launch bug bounties

Tech titan and privacy-focused upstart announce an ongoing open season against bugs in an effort to improve security.

By September 24, 2014

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$2,200 Super Mario Lego lamp lights up your gamer life

Two venerable geek touchstones come together in a Super Mario Bros. Lego lamp on Etsy.

By September 24, 2014