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In Verizon lab, phones meet hard drops and an eloquent mannequin

The largest wireless carrier in the US took CNET on a tour of its New Jersey lab where the company puts phones through thousands of test cases.

By December 6, 2014

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Got a busted gadget? We want to see it

In today's mobile era, it's more common than ever to spot spectacularly broken devices running around. Got one? We want to see a photo and hear its sob story.

By December 10, 2014

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Verizon lets last minute gift-givers text a coffee

Big Red makes it a breeze to send friends a Starbucks gift card this holiday season.

By December 18, 2014

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No dummy: This mannequin is spying on you

Several dozen EyeSee mannequins are already watching shoppers and gathering data with their camera eyes.

By November 21, 2012

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Why CNET compiles cell phone radiation charts

The debate over whether mobile phones pose a danger to your health may never be resolved, but CNET will continue to follow the issue.

By June 13, 2014

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Project Morpheus vs. Oculus Rift: VR gaming gets very real at E3 2014

How close are we to virtual-reality entertainment? Based on what I saw at E3, much closer than you might think.

By June 11, 2014

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Military "crash test dummy" takes hard knocks to develop protective gear

The UK's Defence Science and Technology Laboratory has developed a life-sized robot to test chemical protective suits for the military.

By April 7, 2014

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Augmented-reality contact lenses to be human-ready at CES

While Google works to bring a polished Glass device to market, wearables startup Innovega is taking head-mounted displays a step further: contact lenses that interact with full HD glasses.

By January 3, 2014

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Death Star wall tiles show home decor's dark side

Created for an uber-luxe home theatre project, these custom Death Star-themed wall tiles are the decor we've been looking for.

By November 24, 2013

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Bloody childbirth simulator nets big design prize

MamaNatalie by Laerdal simulates the baby, uterus, blood, placenta, and all as a low-cost teaching aid for instructors and midwives.

By September 4, 2013