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​Apple, Microsoft, Sony sell smartphone patents for $900M

The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors.

By December 23, 2014

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The Sony hack: 9 more things you didn't know

It was another terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week for Sony, and we learned even more as reporters sifted through a trove of stolen documents from the Hollywood studio.

By December 21, 2014

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'Secret' patent review system raises innovation concerns

A law firm obtains documents that it says reveal potential problems with the US Patent and Trademark Office's covert system for red-flagging controversial applications.

By December 3, 2014

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Dyson sets aside $1.56 billion for future tech innovations

The luxury small-appliance company plans to introduce four new product categories over the next four years.

By November 20, 2014

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Future-forward tablets: Looking toward 2015

To make up for a lackluster 2014, we're expecting tablets in 2015 to bring it up a notch.

By December 22, 2014

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Hardware store robot helps shoppers find products

Lowe's Innovation Labs introduces the OSHBot at a San Jose, Calif., Orchard Supply Hardware store. CNET's Sumi Das takes a look at the Linux-based robot that not only knows the store's inventory, but also guides customers to items.

By December 23, 2014

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Samsung's Gear VR Innovator Edition hits the US in December for $199

Samsung's take on virtual reality couples a Galaxy Note 4 with Oculus Rift technology.

By November 12, 2014

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Google honours tech innovations that will make an impact

Recently, Google held its Impact Challenge awards, supporting non-profits using technology to save lives with AU$3.5 million in grants.

11 Images By October 16, 2014

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Apple's Tim Cook: Innovation 'alive and well' at company

After introducing the new iPhone 6 and Apple Watch last week, Apple's chief executive speaks with Businessweek about how the company has changed in his three years at the helm.

By September 18, 2014

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Green-tech innovations for the hipster lifestyle (pictures)

Technology has a home in hipster-ville, especially when it's environmentally friendly, local or green.

10 Images By September 9, 2014