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Robots could murder us out of kindness, says futurist

Engineer Nell Watson worries that it won't be easy to teach powerful robots values.

By August 22, 2014

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Apple honors Robin Williams with tribute Web page

The comedian, who passed away on Monday, earns a special and rare memorial on Apple's website.

By August 13, 2014

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Sprint's Hesse leaves carrier the way he found it: Needing a turnaround

Dan Hesse, stepping down as chief of the US's third-largest wireless carrier after seven years, helped clear up Sprint's baggage. But the company still lacks a key essential: new subscribers.

By August 7, 2014

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Sprint CEO Dan Hesse's farewell memo to employees

Sprint's Hesse lists the highlights of his nearly seven-year tenure at the company.

By August 6, 2014

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Driver who killed teen posts Facebook pic of wreck, with smiley face

A Minnesota man who smashed into two vehicles, police say, took to Facebook to laugh about it. He reportedly has many driving violations and no valid license.

By July 31, 2014

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Teen dies after trying to stop iPhone thief

A 15-year-old jumps on the car of a man who stole her iPhone. She falls and dies of her injuries.

By July 9, 2014

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Netflix purges 79 movies, say goodbye to 'Taxi Driver'

The streaming service will pull dozens of titles from its streaming catalog on July 1, but it's also adding dozens of new titles.

By June 30, 2014

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Brands talk like 10-year-olds on Facebook, study says

A study of 5,804 brand Facebook pages and 1,578,006 total posts offers some fascinating conclusions. Sixty-seven percent of posts are at a 5th grade reading level or below.

By June 10, 2014

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My name is Laura. I'm a compulsive texter. I just fell flat on my face.

Walking and texting is more dangerous than you think. Just ask our CNET en español editor.

By June 4, 2014

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Hotel guests blackmailing owners with threat of negative reviews?

Some hotels and restaurants say customers are using the power of sites like TripAdvisor to finagle free benefits.

By May 9, 2014