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Asus Eee PC 1201PN

As the first next-gen Nvidia Ion Netbook, the Asus Eee PC 1201PN is a bit of a misnomer--offering single-core Atom performance and no automatic graphics switching in an expensive package that underperforms its predecessor.

June 21, 2010

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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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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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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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Panasonic RP-BTGS10 Bone Conduction Headphone

Panasonic takes to CES 2013 to announce a pair of headphones that use your cheekbones to transmit audio, freeing your ears to hear the outside world.

January 7, 2013

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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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Haptic tech taps touch screen you can feel

Researchers have come up with a way to create a textured feel on touch screens. Could this spell trouble for BlackBerry?

By November 16, 2011

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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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Chatter starts for more Galaxy S II and Galaxy S III variants

Early details and specifications turn up for a Galaxy S III Mini, Galaxy S II Plus, and a Galaxy Premier.

By August 31, 2012