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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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Samsung still 'evaluating' a Tizen phone for this year

The Korean electronics giant has delayed its Tizen handset many times but has introduced two new smartwatches with the software.

By February 24, 2014

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How sex tech could threaten the world's oldest profession

The adult industry's embrace of virtual reality and Internet-connected toys mean porn is getting more and more lifelike. Will there be room for the real thing?

By January 24, 2016

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Apple to 'evaluate' hedge fund's cash demand

In a response to a legal threat from a prominent shareholder, Apple says it's still evaluating its cash pile options.

By February 7, 2013

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Research gets hands-on with fingerprint evaluation

Three inexpensive programs could help determine the quality of fingerprints far better than what humans are capable of, researchers at Penn State say.

By July 3, 2013

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Yahoo-Tumblr: 7 ways to evaluate the union

Tumblr needs to be woven into Yahoo's fabric to help it become more pervasive, mobile, social, personalized and profitable, as well as younger and faster growing.

By May 20, 2013

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How to run Windows 8.1 for free for 90 days

Microsoft offers a free 90-day evaluation version of Windows 8.1 Enterprise edition just as it did with Windows 8.

By October 25, 2013

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Microsoft serves up 60-day trial version of Office 2013

A free, two-month evaluation version of Office Professional Plus 2013 is now available for those who'd like to try before they buy.

By November 16, 2012

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Ballmer, Sinofsky see pay dinged over browser-ballot issue

The salaries and incentive awards for Microsoft's CEO and some of its top executives are public. Redmond's European browser-ballot problem didn't sit well with the evaluation committee.

By October 9, 2012

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The 404 1,133: Where we put the Apple iPhone 5 on a pedestal (podcast)

Apple bestowed an iPhone 5 onto CNET's own Scott Stein for an advance review, and he brings it along on today's 404 episode. He tells us about his evaluation experience shrouded in secrecy, why he gave the iPhone 5 an Editors' Choice award, and where he feels the company lost its design footing.

By September 19, 2012