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Earbuds, freight train a fatal mix for pedestrian, police say

Authorities in Maryland say a 37-year-old man walked down railway tracks while shutting out the world and was hit by a train, despite the conductor's warning signal.

By May 11, 2013

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There are now more gadgets on Earth than people

Humanity has reached a milestone on our journey toward the inevitable confrontation with Skynet. For the first time ever, there are now more active mobile devices on planet Earth than people.

By October 6, 2014

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Zuckerberg is world's best CEO, Twitter the eighth wonder, says Marc Andreessen

The venture capitalist has been tweeting up a storm, sharing his thoughts on everything from startups to activist shareholders. In an exclusive interview, Andreessen offers his take on the Apple Watch, bitcoin and dot-com blunders.

By October 7, 2014

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Disney debuts 'Star Wars: Rebels' 7-minute preview

Get ready for a new space adventure loaded with action, intrigue, and yes, Stormtroopers with this preview of the "Star Wars: Rebels" animated series from Disney and Lucasfilm.

By August 5, 2014

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Dropping packages at FedEx -- and getting paid for it

FedEx's Package Lab puts thousands of boxes a year to the test to make sure they're up to the rigors of being shipped. CNET Road Trip 2014 checked out the package torture.

By July 11, 2014

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How GE got on track toward the smartest locomotives ever

These sensor-packed locomotives compute some 150,000 data points per minute. CNET Road Trip 2014 got a chance to see how they're built.

By June 21, 2014

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Google Barge to set sail for new home within a month

CNET has learned that the famous barge project is expected to be moving from Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay to a new construction home, most likely somewhere else in the bay.

By February 21, 2014

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AT&T CEO: Net neutrality ruling changes nothing

It's business as usual for AT&T as the company's CEO, Randall Stephenson, reassures the public that the company has no plans to alter its business practices in light of a federal appeals court's decision to throw out the FCC's Open Internet rules.

By January 28, 2014

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Next step for connected devices? Connect the devices

When it comes to the connected home market, the hot action won't be so much in the devices themselves, but in platforms that tie together different products.

By December 26, 2013

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Xperia Play launch delayed by Vodafone and Three due to 'freight issues'

The two operators have both delayed their launch of the Xperia Play gaming phone, albeit not for the same bug-related reasons as O2.

By April 1, 2011