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The smaller the cereal flake, the more you'll eat

Committed researchers at Penn State discover that the size of your flake dictates the size of your intake. Oddly, though, the smaller the flake, the more you'll want to eat.

By March 26, 2014

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Tesla's gigafactory could make electric cars rival gas cars

The massive lithium-ion battery plant is slated to open in 2017 and is said to bring down the battery cost per kWh by 30 percent.

By July 23, 2014

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How cell phones have made you flaky

You can cancel at the last minute. You can be horribly late. As this short film shows, cell phones make the flake.

By May 29, 2014

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Cap'n Crunch is staring at your kid for a reason

Cornell researchers studying "cereal box psychology" say the tempting gazes of all those sugar-hawking characters are carefully angled right at your tykes.

By April 2, 2014

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When can a blah HTC ad be not so blah? When it features Gary Oldman

All you have to do, says Oldman, is ask the Internet. Because the Internet knows everything. And nothing. So he can just look at the camera and say "Blah." Which he does very well.

By March 26, 2014

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Snowmaking with computers and an iPhone

To prepare for the Sochi Winter Olympics, organizers have hundreds of snowmaking machines ready to go. It's the same type of equipment being used at Northstar California ski resort in Lake Tahoe, where CNET got a look at its automated snowmaking system.

By February 5, 2014

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Sherlock returns! Mini-episode grants fans early Xmas wish

Dr. John Watson, DI Lestrade, a very haggard Anderson, and Sherlock Holmes himself star in "Many Happy Returns," a mini-episode leading up to the premiere of season 3 of "Sherlock."

By December 24, 2013

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Microsoft axes Live Labs; Gary Flake resigns

Software maker transfers projects and personnel from the five-year-old program into its Bing group, with the exception of the group's leader, who's leaving the company.

By October 8, 2010

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Kardashian, Banks, Bieber (Who isn't trying to profit on tech?)

As Kim Kardashian has put her name to a celebrity video game and Tyra Banks invests in an app that puts pretty pictures on lock screens, we only wait for Bill Murray to launch a "Lost In Translation" iPhone app.

By November 19, 2013

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Chrome's parental controls step closer to adulthood

The previously-announced "Supervised Users" option moves into Google Chrome beta, and two Chrome security engineers begin work on a "paranoid mode."

By October 22, 2013