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The HAL 9000 meets his female counterpart... the Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat with Voice Control

Honeywell adds voice control tech to its smart thermostat.

December 4, 2013

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NASA's New Horizons awakens for meeting with Pluto

After nine years in stasis en route to the outer limits of the solar system, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has woken up in preparation for its Pluto survey.

By December 7, 2014

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Bryan Cranston reads our new favorite NSFW kids book

Channeling his inner Walter White, everyone's favorite dad Bryan Cranston narrates the kids-book-for-parents "You Have to F**king Eat."

By November 12, 2014

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Ridley Scott to produce '3001' Space Odyssey sequel miniseries

The adaptation of Arthur C. Clarke's "3001: The Final Odyssey" has been commissioned by Syfy, and will be adapted by Pirates of the Caribbean screenwriter Stuart Beattie.

By November 4, 2014

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Friday Poll: Could AI threaten humanity?

Elon Musk opened up a wave of discussion with his assertion that artificial intelligence has the potential to do horrible things to humanity.

By October 31, 2014

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British comedy 'IT Crowd' gets another shot at US remake

Geeky Brits Moss, Roy and Jen will return to TV -- but this time as unappreciated American computer nerds. Can Internet, soccer and quizmaster jokes translate from across the pond?

By October 22, 2014

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Vexed in the city: San Francisco strife spurs tech defectors elsewhere

As clashes mar tech's epicenter, entrepreneurs find that fleeing San Francisco for up-and-coming startup hubs can offer unique advantages.

By August 22, 2014

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Movie-accurate HAL 9000 bosses you around the house

Bring one of the most famous space personalities into your home with a life-size HAL 9000 replica based on the movie's original blueprints.

By January 16, 2013

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Voice-controlled home assistant is like a nicer HAL 9000

The Ivee Sleek voice activation assistant, freshly launched at CES, accepts spoken natural language commands to control your home and Internet devices.

By January 9, 2013

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Price Tower: Frank Lloyd Wright's only skyscraper

He designed more than 400 buildings, but his only tall office tower is in a small Oklahoma town. CNET Road Trip 2014 took the journey to Bartlesville to see the master's interpretation of the skyscraper.

By July 20, 2014