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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

With the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Apple offers two screen sizes: 4.7 and 5.5 inches. Both models feature Retina HD Displays, longer lasting batteries, a faster A8 microprocessor, and compatability with Apple Pay, the mobile payment service. CNET Senior Editor Scott Stein has a hands-on look at the sleeker, newly designed handsets.

By September 9, 2014

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IBM's TrueNorth processor mimics the human brain

Big Blue's cognitive computing chip could enable wide-ranging applications that take advantage of massive performance while using no more power than a hearing aid.

By August 7, 2014

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Sleeping under an artificial sunset: Hands-on with the Drift Light bulb

Can a light bulb with a microprocessor help you sleep better? Crave's Amanda Kooser tucks in with the Drift Light, a high-tech Sandman.

By May 7, 2014

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Google acquires a taste for Power -- IBM's processors, that is

An effort to license IBM processor designs bears fruit as one of the most powerful computing companies on the Net shows its own server using Big Blue's Power8 chip. That could mean more competitive pressure on Intel.

By April 29, 2014

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Antarctica penguin pics beamed by satellite

In honor of World Penguin Day, tech firm Cambridge Consultants announces a plan to use Raspberry-Pi-equipped cameras to help labs keep an eye on penguins in real time.

By April 25, 2014

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Open Enigma Project: Build your own encryption machine

S&T Geotronics wants to give collectors and cryptographers a chance to re-create a piece of encryption history with a special kit for building an open-source Enigma machine.

By March 31, 2014

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Target hack strips banks and credit unions of $200M

The widespread security breach reportedly compromised 40 million credit and debit cards, which are costing banks a pretty penny to reissue.

By February 18, 2014

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Geeksphone Revolution switches between Android and Firefox OS

The Geeksphone Revolution, which lets you try out Firefox OS without burning your Android bridges, goes on sale on 20 February.

By February 12, 2014

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Target works on security-heavy credit cards, after breach

The retailer accelerates its $100 million program to offer users chip-enabled "smart credit cards" that encrypt users' personal data and are said to be harder to hack.

By February 3, 2014

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TronicalTune: A robot tuner for almost any guitar (hands-on)

Crave writer Amanda Kooser puts the TronicalTune automatic guitar tuner through its paces, from installation to rocking out.

By January 24, 2014