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Always wanted a hoverboard like the one Marty McFly rode in "Back to the Future II"? All you need is $10,000. That's the cost of the Hendo hoverboard, which uses magnetic technology to create a frictionless, floating ride. But the technology could also be used during natural disasters. CNET's Stephen Beach and Kara Tsuboi show us how it works.
Holiday party season is approaching. Want to spice up your wardrobe with new accessories but don't want to invest in costly jewelry or handbags? CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some online rental services that let you borrow these stylish items a month at a time. She has more in this Tech Minute.
With Thanksgiving just a few weeks away, it's time to start planning that big Turkey Day feast. Whether you're a novice cook or a semiprofessional chef, CNET's Kara Tsuboi has some app and tech recommendations to ensure a seamless -- and delicious -- holiday dinner.
Reading can become an expensive hobby if you're constantly purchasing new books, even the digital kind. In this Tech Minute, Kara Tsuboi offers tips on how to access free e-books that can be downloaded onto your mobile device.
Stay ahead of flu season this year and monitor the virus from the safe distance of your smartphone or computer screen. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a handful of mobile apps and websites to help protect yourself against this seasonal bug.
Planning to travel this Thanksgiving, but haven't booked your airfare? This Tech Minute is for you. CNET's Kara Tsuboi digs up the best websites for seeking out last-minute deals during the busy holiday travel period.
What good is a digital assistant if she can't tell you to leave early because of traffic reports? That's a question asked by Microsoft at any rate.
This week on Crave, we can see sound waves. We might get to see an unexplored part of the moon. But most of all we get to see Tony Hawk finally ride a real hoverboard, no hoax this time.
Keith Law gets into a Twitter debate with former pitcher Curt Schilling on the subject of evolution vs. creationism. ESPN confirms Law's Twitter use has been suspended but won't say why.
The social network is No. 1 on Glassdoor's "Top 25 Companies for Culture and Values." Not far behind are Google, Facebook, and Apple.