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Slack soars on success of solving our lame office problems

This enterprise software tool is not as dull as you might expect. In fact, Slack is skyrocketing in popularity by bringing hip design and novel functionality to an overlooked issue.

By August 12, 2014

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Motorola: A love story

For years, Crave's Eric Mack has been one of a rare breed, a true "Motorola Man." Now his commitment is being threatened by a trans-Pacific marriage with Lenovo. Will love win out in the end?

By May 12, 2014

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Windows 8 designer: Why Microsoft forced Metro on us all

A purported UX designer for Microsoft reveals why the "love it or hate it" Metro environment is the default in Windows 8.

By February 18, 2014

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MakerBot CEO: Replicator Mini 'like when people saw first iPhone'

In an interview with CNET amid the final days of CES 2014, MakerBot CEO Bre Pettis makes the bold claim that his company's new $1,375 Replicator Mini marks a pivotal point in taking 3D printing mainstream.

By January 12, 2014

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Smart syringe turns bright red to warn of prior use

The ABC Syringe is embedded with ink that turns color when exposed to air as a way to warn caregivers that the syringe has been used.

By September 3, 2013

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Amazon UK pulls misogynist t-shirts following outrage

Amazon has dropped a range of poor-taste t-shirts, with the makers blaming the offensive slogans on a "computer error".

By March 3, 2013

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Actor Josh Gad took programming courses to be Woz

Actor Josh Gad, who plays the Apple co-founder in the upcoming movie "jOBS," says he took programming courses to prepare for the role.

By January 31, 2013

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Steve Jobs film 'like writing about the Beatles' says Sorkin

Oscar-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin reveals his creative process -- watching ESPN -- and how daunting Steve Jobs is.

By May 31, 2012

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3G or Wi-Fi-only Kindle? Advice for cost-conscious holiday shoppers

Need some help deciding whether to pay for the more advanced version of your favorite gadgets for the holidays? Ask Maggie has some advice.

By December 13, 2011

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Talking tech with Peter Thiel, investor and philanthropist (Q&A)

CNET chats with Peter Thiel, billionaire tech investor and philanthropist, on startups, the state of the tech economy, and what he's interested in now.

By October 3, 2011