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ALS patient more independent with tech

Eric Valor has been living with ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease, for nearly a decade, but he says technology, including a brainwave-sensing headset, has let him maintain a high quality of life. CNET's Kara Tsuboi visits him at home to learn how.

By August 30, 2014

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Google's Independence Day Doodle celebrates the underdog

In a cute animated doodle, a young musician is struggling to keep up with a marching band. But struggle is part of America's glory.

By July 4, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Verizon snaps up AOL, and Google hits the road

In 2000, AOL bought Time Warner. Now, AOL is being gobbled up by Verizon. Also, Apple will launch its smart-home service next month and Google's self-driving cars roll out. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By May 15, 2015

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Android Wear adds Wi-Fi support, wrist gestures

Google's smartwatch software update introduces new features to battle the Apple Watch. Meanwhile, a Quirky security measure bricks its smart-home Wink Hubs. Oops!

By April 20, 2015

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LG smartwatch that makes its own calls launches in South Korea for $589

The LG Watch Urbane LTE packs its own universal SIM card, so it doesn't have to be paired with a smartphone. But you can't get it outside South Korea -- at least not yet.

By March 26, 2015

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Think you like Instacart now? Try being quarantined (like me)

If the idea of groceries-on-demand sounds too decadent, you've never been housebound.

By March 20, 2015

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FCC chief: 'No secret instructions' from Obama on Net neutrality

FCC Chairman goes to Capitol Hill to defend how the agency established its Net neutrality rules, in the first of several scheduled congressional hearings.

By March 17, 2015

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Ford unveils 'MoDe' electric bike prototypes at MWC 2015

During a press conference at MWC, car company Ford introduced its MoDe:Pro and MoDe:Me concept e-bikes.

By March 2, 2015

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I support Net neutrality, but that is not what the FCC just did

Commentary: The new regulatory action by the FCC has sweeping implications for the Internet, and the price we will pay over time for this radical shift will be severe.

By February 27, 2015

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Net neutrality a reality: FCC votes to bring Internet under utility-style rules

In a 3-2 vote, the agency decides to apply the same rules that govern telephone service to broadband, with the hope that it ensures the fair and equal treatment of all traffic on the Internet.

By February 26, 2015