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Robo-car, go! Google's latest self-driving prototypes are heading to public roadways

The company's bubble-shaped autonomous vehicles will soon take to the streets of Google's hometown to see how they fare in real traffic -- and how we respond.

By May 15, 2015

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Can one woman change the way Uber operates?

After allegedly being raped by her Uber driver in Delhi, an Indian woman sues the US-based ride-hailing service on its home turf. She's asking Uber to "overhaul" its safety measures around the world.

By April 25, 2015

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​Generation YouTube: Today's fastest-rising stars aren't coming out of Hollywood

Thanks to the popularity of online media sites like YouTube, mainstream entertainment soon may look more like that kid clowning around in front of a laptop camera.

By April 23, 2015

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Lyft gets all social with personalized 'profiles'

The ride-hailing service will soon let passengers and drivers share more about themselves, such as their hometown and music tastes.

By March 26, 2015

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With Direct 2 You upgrades, Sprint will make house calls

The carrier says that it'll dispatch an employee to bring a customer a new phone and set it up for them without ever requiring the customer to go to a store ... or pay a dime for the service.

By April 13, 2015

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The chaebols: Samsung and LG's 50-year 'star wars'

LG and Samsung are among the best-known of South Korea's conglomerates, and their ongoing rivalry is just as famous. We take a look at their closely intertwined histories in part two of this series on chaebols.

By April 9, 2015

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How to manage your online reputation for free

Your rep is everything -- especially online.

By April 8, 2015

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Fancy a game of Pac-Man? Head to Google Maps

Google has turned Google Maps into a fully playable game of Pac-Man you can tackle right now. Amazing.

By March 31, 2015

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Iron Man looks even badder in sleek black 'Stealth Mode' suit

In advance of the release of the latest Avengers movie, Hot Toys has been putting out some fine hero replicas, including this stealth-suited Stark.

By March 27, 2015

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Apple Watch event: Join us today (live blog)

The company is expected to share more details about its smartwatch, and may also unveil new Macs, an Apple TV or other products. Catch CNET's live coverage starting at 9 a.m. PT.

By March 9, 2015