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Vhoto extracts photos from your iPhone videos

This free app culls your videos for the best frames, then gives you Instagram-style filtering, editing, and sharing.

By May 2, 2014

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A NASA asteroid sample extraction might look like this

The space agency offers more details of what it would do after corralling an asteroid -- collect samples and redirect the space rock to orbit around the moon. Yee-haw!

By August 22, 2013

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How to extract Preview's signatures for use in other applications

Apple's Preview program in OS X is great for capturing signatures, but by default these can only be used with Preview; however, there is a workaround to extract and them for use elsewhere.

By March 4, 2013

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Twitter acquires Madbits for 'deep learning' skills

The microblogging platform snaps up Madbits, a startup focused on computer vision and dynamic search technology.

By July 30, 2014

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How to extract images from Office documents

Pull images like blueprints or schematics from Office documents with the help of this easy-to-use application.

By July 27, 2012

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DecaWave chip adds accuracy when locating indoor objects

The ScenSor DW1000 tunes in to wireless technology to let people locate important items such as medical equipment or even children.

By November 8, 2013

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Microsoft adds OCR text scanning to SkyDrive photos

The cloud storage service can extract text from photos taken with Windows Phone devices, useful for shots of business cards, train schedules, and memos.

By August 29, 2013

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How to extract high-quality icons from Windows files

Icon images can be incredibly handy, but sometimes it's hard to track them down or extract their larger versions. BeCyIconGrabber is a free Windows app that makes it simple to find and store them.

By March 23, 2012

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Caffeine 'traffic light' detects coffee jitter levels

A light-up caffeine detection kit lets you tell the difference between a weak cup of joe and a mug of coffee that will make a spoon stand up.

By August 8, 2013

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FBI pressures Internet providers to install surveillance software

CNET has learned the FBI has developed custom "port reader" software to intercept Internet metadata in real time. And, in some cases, it wants to force Internet providers to use the software.

By August 2, 2013