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Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

By August 20, 2014

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Sensory overload: Tokyo's Robot Restaurant

Deep in Tokyo's Shinjuku district is a place of wonder and technology, an explosive spectacle of robots, glitz and lasers: the Robot Restaurant.

By July 7, 2014

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About that iPad Mini Retina availability: It's like this...

However unintentional, limited availability of the iPad Mini with Retina Display means Apple can nudge consumers to buy the potentially less-popular iPad Air.

By November 9, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Round just a test, won't be around long

If you want a Samsung Galaxy Round, the first curved phone, then turn round: it's only a prototype and won't be around for long.

By October 16, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom versus Nokia Lumia 1020

These photography big shots are almost more camera than smartphone. We match up their specs and strengths.

By July 25, 2013

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Meet the Glove Phone, the opposite of hands-free

The Bluetooth-enabled glove seems custom made to allow writers everywhere to make "talk-to-the-hand jokes".

By June 23, 2013

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Why Sony did the opposite of Microsoft on used games (Q&A)

In the battle for gamers' hearts and minds, Sony Computer Entertainment of America CEO Jack Tretton explains why he thinks the company's new policy on used games is a winner.

By June 11, 2013

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T-Mobile CEO: Stop the bull**** with carrier plans

John Legere makes a passionate pitch for how T-Mobile aims to change the wireless game in the U.S. with new no-contract plans, an upstart 4G LTE network, and at long last, the iPhone.

By March 26, 2013

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Friday App Wrap: 21 December 2012

We cut through the dross to find you the most useful, new and updated apps each week.

By December 20, 2012

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Three not so simple but necessary security tips

It should be easier to block Flash cookies, enable security settings in your browser, and rate your Facebook profile's privacy. Follow these steps to accomplish all three essential safety measures.

By October 15, 2012