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In this fake city, cars learn to talk to each other

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.

By July 30, 2015

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The many faces of Cortana: How Microsoft's virtual assistant wants to woo the world

Virtual assistants have become commonplace in modern technology, but Microsoft thinks it knows how to push its Cortana a step beyond the rest.

By July 28, 2015

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Facebook nixes click-bait headlines in users' newsfeeds

Likely bringing a collective sigh of relief, the social network announces it's changing its algorithm to ensure click-bait articles aren't so prominently featured.

By August 25, 2014

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Pharrell, Kasabian, Kylie and Blondie headline free iTunes gigs

This year's iTunes Festival is a month of free concerts featuring legendary acts as well as newcomers like Sam Smith and Jungle.

By July 21, 2014

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Clickbait Dissertations: Academic papers get Upworthy headlines

Academia just got more glamorous with a series of eyeball-grabbing paper titles designed to lure online readers. These dissertations will blow your mind!

By June 11, 2014

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It's not just PewDiePie -- game-related vids are big business

The YouTube star has grabbed headlines over his whopping income. But he's just part of the picture. Game-related videos made by fans and game firms alike are worth $3.8 billion worldwide, says a report.

By July 9, 2015

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Steer clear of low-tech hacks: How to keep your information safe

It doesn't take a coding genius to steal your Social Security number, but you can be smarter than identity thieves.

By July 5, 2015

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Microsoft CEO Nadella wants to help the world 'to achieve more'

Chief Executive Satya Nadella issues a far-reaching mission statement to employees, and doesn't stint on ambition.

By June 25, 2015

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Swimming pool red-eye isn't from chlorine (It's from urine)

Technically Incorrect: The US Healthy Swimming Program says that when your eyes go red and stingy in the pool it's caused by a chemical reaction between chlorine and urine.

By June 25, 2015

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Samsung snipes at Apple users and all their cables

Technically Incorrect: A new ad for the Galaxy S6 Edge says that living your life with all those white charging cables is no fun.

By June 24, 2015