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WD My Cloud

For a low-cost entry-level network storage device, the WD My Cloud is very impressive both in performance and features, making it one of the best deals for home users.

By Oct. 2, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 2, 2013
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Ways to recycle your gadgets for Earth Day

An estimated 2 million tons of old gadgets end up in landfills every year. Not only is this bad for the environment, it can also be illegal. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi uncovers green ways to recycle your old phones, computers, and other tech gear for Earth Day.

By Apr. 21, 2014

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Skrillex melds 'Star Wars,' post-apocalyptic Earth

It's a "Star Wars" trifecta with a new lightsaber-filled video from Skrillex, a rumor about where "Star Wars VII" will start filming, and an awesome featurette about the coolest weapon ever.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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See where 26 asteroids smacked Earth with A-bomb force

The B612 Foundation highlights the fact that asteroids come a-knockin' 3 to 10 times more frequently than previously thought. But don't freak out; most explode too high up to cause damage on the ground.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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For Earth Day, NASA wants you to take a 'global selfie'

Celebrating Earth Day? NASA suggests you snap a selfie outside, in a chair, or up in the air to celebrate all that nature has to offer.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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First Earth-size planet that may hold water confirmed

Kepler-186f orbits an M dwarf star in the constellation Cygnus. More importantly, it's the first confirmed Earth-size, potentially habitable planet elsewhere in the universe.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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All our failed flying machines could finally work (just not on Earth)

Many of humanity's early attempts at flight involved pedaling contraptions or flapping artificial wings. Turns out they weren't such dumb ideas after all -- in another part of the solar system.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Samsung Blue Earth (unlocked)

With its eco-friendly design and spiffy solar panels, the Samsung Blue Earth is more than just a gimmick; it's also an appealing cell phone with character.

By Oct. 23, 2009

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 23, 2009

MSRP: $199.99

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Google's Project Loon balloon circles Earth in a record 22 days

The tech giant may have found its darling with Ibis-167. Surfing air currents and dodging the polar vortex, the Wi-Fi carrying balloon beat all odds in its recent journey.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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NASA lightbulbs come down to Earth and into your house

Lighting Science makes its space station lightbulbs available to everyday folks who need help falling asleep and waking up.

By Jan. 7, 2014