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Google exec: It's 'irresponsible' of Apple to make everything expensive

Technically Incorrect: In an interview, Google's product head, Sundar Pichai, replies to Tim Cook's criticism of Android.

By February 26, 2015

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iSaber? Apple's Jony Ive inspired new 'Star Wars' lightsaber

Technically Incorrect: JJ Abrams, director of the next "Star Wars" movie reveals that his good friend and Apple's chief designer offered a suggestion as to how to make the lightsaber more dynamic-looking.

By February 16, 2015

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DeGrasse Tyson offends some with Isaac Newton Christmas Day tweet

The astrophysicist reminds that Christmas Day commemorated the birth of a child who would change the world: Isaac Newton. Not everyone is impressed.

By December 28, 2014

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Want to watch one of the last videos of Steve Jobs? Too bad

Six months before he died, Apple's co-founder and CEO gave a video deposition for a lawsuit over the iPod. The plaintiffs' lawyers refuse to release the video, even though it was shown at the trial on Friday.

By December 5, 2014

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Facebook bus drivers seek to organize union

Teamsters urge Mark Zuckerberg to support effort to improve working conditions and provide a wage that allows drivers to live near their jobs.

By October 6, 2014

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San Francisco puts brakes on parking auction app

City attorney says MonkeyParking's business model is illegal and creating a "predatory" market for parking spaces.

By June 23, 2014

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The excuse of the wicked: The app ate my Mother's Day gift

In study of how well people planned for Mother's Day, 10 percent of respondents say they'll use a dud app as an excuse.

By May 10, 2014

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A big Super Bowl question: Love the doberhuahua?

In an attempt to disdain compromise, Audi offers you a dog from Hell for its new A3.

By February 2, 2014

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Hurt techies complain that 'techie' is an insult

San Francisco's techies are worried that the term has become so derogatory that it's causing them pain. They would prefer "hacker" or, well, "maker."

By December 4, 2013

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Locked up: Why AT&T racks up so many exclusive phones

CNET takes a look at how AT&T is able to strike so many agreements, including past notable exclusives, and explains why they make business sense even as they irk consumers.

By November 18, 2013