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​Why it's harder to choose which iPad works best for you

Apple's tablet lineup has expanded from six configurations to more than 50 in four years. Has the product lineup become too complex?

By October 19, 2014

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Microphones on buses may not be a good idea, say schools

Having first installed microphones as well as cameras on its buses, Boston school officials decide that maybe they're a touch Orwellian.

By September 5, 2014

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As Apple Pay launches, others reimagine the credit card

Apple's payment system rolls out at some retailers and promises more protection from hackers. But Zwipe and Plastc have other ideas for changing the way we pay.

By October 20, 2014

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As Apple Pay launches, others reimagine the credit card

Apple's payment system rolls out at some retailers and promises more protection from hackers. But Zwipe and Plastc have other ideas for changing the way we pay.

By October 20, 2014

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​Professor Wozniak takes on new role at Australian university

Sydney's University of Technology has a new teacher, with Steve Wozniak taking on his first ever adjunct professorship and being dubbed "the coolest person in the universe" in the process.

By October 20, 2014

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Photographers howl at Amazon patent of decades-old idea

A patent that covers a technique for taking photos with no-fuss white backgrounds is decades old, raising a new round of criticisms about the merits of the US patent system.

By May 11, 2014

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Easter ideas: Virtual egg hunts and last-minute cards

Add a little tech to your Easter celebration this year. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsubio recommends apps to send last-minute cards, keep kids guessing on a virtual egg hunt, and learn creative egg dyeing techniques.

By April 17, 2014

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GE wants you to come up with its next big appliance idea

GE tells us about its plans for FirstBuild, its Local Motors-inspired large appliance micro-factory.

By April 16, 2014

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Amazon nixes the idea of accepting Bitcoin

Even though the fledgling cryptocurrency is gaining momentum, the e-commerce giant has no plans to start allowing it.

By April 14, 2014

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NASA's idea of a Mars ‘reality show’

What happens when you stick six wannabe astronauts in crammed quarters in the middle of nowhere for months? A NASA-funded study seeks to find out.

By April 1, 2014