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knee

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Knee Defender passenger thrown off flight: I'm ashamed

James Beach, the man who used the controversial seat-locking device, inciting an altercation on a flight that had to be diverted, admits he behaved badly. He still loves his Knee Defender, however.

By September 3, 2014

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Knee Defender inventor: It protects computers and babies

In justifying his device's existence, Ira Goldman tells MSNBC that the device is not being used to "hog space."

By August 28, 2014

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Should Knee Defender be banned on flights?

After an argument over the use of a seat-recline preventer becomes heated, a United Airlines flight is diverted. Should the device be banned?

By August 26, 2014

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My rock star dreams meet a Bluetooth mini guitar

CNET's Michael Franco chases his rock 'n' roll dreams by taking lessons from a Bluetooth-enabled mini guitar. He's no Jimmy Page, yet.

By February 5, 2016

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Japan's latest invention: The wearable chair

A new gadget eases the stress of long hours spent on foot and targets doctors, surgeons, hospitality workers and retail assistants.

By January 27, 2016

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Doctor who raged in Uber YouTube video says she's ashamed

Technically Incorrect: A Miami doctor was suspended by her hospital after a viral video showed her pitching a fit in an Uber driver's car. Now she says she'd had a few and was smarting from bad news.

By January 27, 2016

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Congress should avoid knee-jerk reactions to patent trolls

commentary Yes, patent trolls are a big problem, but recent legislative proposals are poorly thought out and won't resolve the issue.

By November 9, 2013

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Surgeon live-streams knee repair with Google Glass

A Google Glass-wearing surgeon transmits video of major knee surgery to colleagues and students. It's a first-of-its-kind moment in the US and a big step for wearable tech.

By August 28, 2013

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Chewbacca's knees to get their own crowdfunded film

A filmmaker raises funds for a documentary on "Star Wars" actor Peter Mayhew's epic journey through major knee-replacement surgery.

By August 22, 2013

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Wearable gadgets for the whole body

Wearable tech is still one of the hottest product categories at CES. But it's no longer just the wrist that gets the high-tech accessories. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports, everything from your head to your knee to your finger is getting adorned with gadgets.

By January 8, 2015