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More than a chipmaker? Intel's blown opportunities

The semiconductor giant has expanded beyond its core business many times only to pull back before those areas got popular. CNET looks at a few.

By December 5, 2013


Wall Street shrugs as Apple can no longer keep a secret

Investors were little moved by the two new iPhones, despite the pomp and circumstance of a typical Apple event.

By September 10, 2013


Official Doctor Who web store launches down under

The Doctor Who pop-up shop in Newtown, Sydney, has closed its blue doors — but Aussie Whovians can now get their merch fix online.

By June 6, 2013


MIT algorithm could help prevent midair collisions

System out of MIT International Center for Air Transportation creates puck-shaped GPS zones around small aircraft to prevent collisions and near-misses.

By July 6, 2011


Altec debuts Octiv 650 iPod/iPhone speaker

Altec Lansing's Octiv 650 iPod/iPhone speaker dock is set to ship in May for $199.

By April 5, 2011


Crave giveaway: Altec Lansing InMotion Air Bluetooth speaker

For this week's giveaway we're offering up the InMotion Air Bluetooth speaker courtesy of Altec Lansing.

By April 1, 2011


Can you read your robot's emotional state?

Researchers at Georgia Tech have found age-related differences in the way adults perceive the emotional state of a virtual robot interaction partner. Huh?

By October 20, 2009


Hi-Grade England laptop: Back of the netbook

You can dance Nobby's dance, you can dance it in France... or anywhere you like with Hi-Grade's official England football team netbook and laptop. Eng-er-land!

By March 24, 2009


Sands through the hourglass count time in the shower

Low-tech, 4-minute timers pressure water wasters to shower on the clock.

By December 5, 2007