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Robot gymnast does quadruple backflip, sticks landing

Hinamitetu is a Japanese gymnast that just happens to be made out of electronics. The accomplished robot just pulled off an impressive backflip.

By July 16, 2013


Living with the Samsung Galaxy Note

Find out if CNET editor Brian Bennett can survive with the new Samsung Galaxy Note as his only mobile device for a week.

By February 21, 2012


What should WebOS smartphone and tablet owners do now?

CNET offers some humorous advice on what Palm WebOS device owners should do with their products. And we also offer some practical information about support for WebOS devices.

By August 19, 2011


That exploding Droid? Maybe not so much

Remember the guy who said a Droid exploded in his ear while he was using it? Purported Motorola tech says Droids can't explode like that and that the phone was likely dropped instead.

By December 10, 2010


Nokia poaches former Palm executive

The handset maker hires Peter Skillman, who helped develop the Palm Pre, to help revive its smartphone business. The company recently has been shedding a lot of executives.

By September 14, 2010


How to text without a cell phone

Teens in particular are turning to an app that assigns a real phone number and turns their iPod into a free texting device. Should carriers be worried?

By August 6, 2010


HP buying Palm for $1.2 billion

Hewlett-Packard says it will purchase the PDA and smartphone pioneer for $5.70 per share, a premium of 23 percent, in a deal expected to close by the end of July.

By April 28, 2010


The Real Deal 191: Best tech of the decade (podcast)

Tom and Rafe review what they feel were the biggest and best tech products and advancements of the decade.

By December 17, 2009


Ex-Palm trio loads up on Vitamin D

Rob Haitani, Greg Shirai and Celeste Baranski are tapping AI to try to make sense of what's going on in digital videos. Their first target: the surveillance camera industry.

By November 9, 2009


10 Demo grads: Where are they now?

After this week's DemoFall, longtime organizer Chris Shipley is handing over the reins. Here's a look at some of the best and worst companies that have presented there over the past 13 years.

By September 21, 2009