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Spacesuit aerogel technology makes these jackets toasty warm

Flexible aerogel insulation makes the Lukla Endeavour jacket thin, lightweight -- and excellent protection from the cold.

By March 10, 2015


Watchdog group once again blasts Foxconn, Apple over labor

Despite Foxconn's efforts to improve working conditions at its factories, a watchdog group says it has found numerous faults.

By September 20, 2012


The return of the hardware era, or, learning from Apple

Selling hardware means a lot of work for little profit. But is hardware the perfect candidate for tech companies to ditch? Not a chance.

By June 22, 2012


This American Life retracts episode on Apple and Foxconn

Chicago Public Media retracts a January story on Apple's manufacturing practices based on Mike Daisey's one-man show "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs."

By March 16, 2012


Apple's mess in China: What you need to know (FAQ)

Apple says it's got a third-party group looking for issues at manufacturing partners it uses. Read CNET's FAQ to find out how we got here and what the next steps are.

By February 13, 2012


Calorie Shaper: Fat-burning Japanese undies

Underwear uses a special material that makes your butt work harder while you move. All that resistance is supposed to burn more calories than the Hanes you usually wear.

By November 21, 2011


IT admins mourn Xserve's death

The cancellation of Apple's enterprise server--apparently due to low sales--is just another disappointment for IT admins who've worked for years to get more Macs into their offices.

By November 9, 2010


Will the IT guy learn to love Apple?

Apple has been a fixture in the home for years. But courting corporate customers is a slog against history, perception, and the appeal of tech uniformity.

By November 9, 2010


Overclocked: How does an 800MHz Pre run?

Here's what happened when one modder overclocked his Pre to a fiery 800MHz.

By March 15, 2010


Sara Lee software recipe is heavy on SAP

Is the company, amid a massive restructuring, biting off more than it can chew with an applications overhaul?

June 1, 2005