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Police-boosted parental control app is a privacy mess, says report

So-called Internet safety software ComputerCop, often given to families for free by their local police departments, puts children and personal data at risk, a new report alleges.

By October 1, 2014


FAA gives nod to iPads in cockpits for American Airlines

The Federal Aviation Administration has approved the airline's use of Apple's tablet by pilots as a way of replacing unwieldy and hard-to update paper manuals. American will start using iPads in all phases of flights operations this Friday, according to ZDNet.

By December 13, 2011


Samsung Galaxy Player 50 is Android's answer to the iPod touch

The Samsung Galaxy Player 50 has been spied on YouTube, an Android music player that we're thinking of as Big Sam's version of the iPod touch.

By October 22, 2010


Intel debuts text reader for the blind

The Intel Reader is a new mobile device designed to read printed text aloud for the blind or those who have a difficult time seeing or reading.

By November 10, 2009


New S-Series Walkman gets pricing in France

A CNET reader spots the new Sony Walkman for sale in France and alerts editors.

By August 7, 2009


Buzz Out Loud 977: You can't point north on ecstasy

But you can point North if you wear a belt of a dozen or so magnets all the time. We'll explain. Also Palm Pre is coming for $200 and we have some rumored Next-gen specs. Oh and about 300 car stories, 'cause you know. Cooley is on the show.

By May 19, 2009


Intel unveils tablet Classmate PC design

The tablet-format Classmate will let manufacturers build Classmate PCs that can be used either as a standard clamshell laptop or--with a 180-degree swivel of the display--as a touch-screen tablet.

By January 12, 2009


Intel's twist on the Classmate PC debuting at CES

The low-cost laptop, set to be unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show next month, has a new look as a convertible tablet.

By December 16, 2008


This week in laptops

Intel dominates headlines this week, thanks to IDF.

By April 4, 2008


Mysteries solved--new Intel Classmate PC unveiled

Intel reveals designs for its Netbook, one of several updates to the Classmate PC that have been floating around online for weeks.

By April 3, 2008