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human-centric computing

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Toshiba Satellite Click

By attempting to shoehorn an affordable 13-inch laptop-tablet into a crowded market, the Toshiba Satellite Click ends up as a compromised, underperforming mess.

By Nov. 5, 2013

2 stars Editor's rating Nov. 5, 2013
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Wave fingers, make faces: The future of computing at Intel

The chip giant is working on "perceptual computing" technology that will sense your emotions and your body language. Here's an inside look.

By Nov. 29, 2013

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Intel: Count us in for 'human-like senses' in computing

The chipmaker opens the Intel Developer Forum 2012 with a peek at what it's doing to enable touch and speech functionality across all devices.

By Sep. 11, 2012

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IBM unveils computing architecture based on the brain

Company says its breakthrough could allow for a next generation of applications that mirror the brain's efficiency in perception, cognition, and action.

By Aug. 7, 2013

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Intel creates $100 million fund for perceptual computing

Perceptual computing focuses on next-generation user interfaces such as touch, gesture, voice, emotion sensing, and image recognition. Intel's on board big time.

By Jun. 4, 2013

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What the tech business hasn't yet grasped about human nature

Genevieve Bell, Intel's in-house anthropologist, sees constants in our behavior that could mean big bucks for businesses that find a way to capitalize on them.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Behind Google profits, massive spending on computing gear

Google's spending on infrastructure is big and getting bigger -- more than doubling to $2.23 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Snowden revelations spook Hightail's cloud-computing customers

Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of the collaboration and data-sharing service, says customers' data-security worries slow their purchasing. And Hightail has had to change its own business.

By Dec. 11, 2013

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Inside Intel's perceptual computing lab (pictures)

CNET visits Intel's Santa Clara, Calif., headquarters to learn more about its work with gestures, facial recognition, and eye tracking.

8 Images By Nov. 29, 2013

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Satya Nadella promises customers a 'people-centric IT'

In his first live comments as Microsoft's CEO, Nadella doesn't offer specifics but pledges to listen carefully to customers, partners, and investors.

By Feb. 4, 2014