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The real reason Steve Jobs wore turtlenecks

In a snippet from his upcoming biography of Apple's co-founder, Walter Isaacson reveals that Jobs once wanted all Apple employees to wear uniforms and that the black turtleneck resulted from his relationship with fashion designer Issey Miyake.

By Oct. 11, 2011

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Solar panel robot doesn't need water to clean

Cleaning solar panels is tough work, but Miraikikai's duster bot apparently can get to all the nooks and crannies with its swiveling brush.

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Bose SoundTouch 20

The Bose SoundTouch 20 is a likeable streaming speaker with capable performance and great sound, but it needs to support more music services.

By Mar. 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 25, 2014
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Microsoft Monocles? Redmond to make its own Google Glass?

An analyst sends a note to the effect that Redmond will next year become Red-eye-mond. Can this possibly be anything but true?

By Apr. 4, 2013

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Minnesota company cashing in on Steve Jobs' turtlenecks?

A Minnesota company called Knitcraft, according to several reports, claims that Steve Jobs was "a fan" of its $175 turtlenecks. However, after revelations that they were made by Issey Miyake, the company backtracks.

By Oct. 16, 2011

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Steve Jobs bio: Behind the cover (roundup)

The official Steve Jobs biography is upon us. The author gives "60 Minutes" an intimate look at the work and family life of the Apple co-founder.

By Oct. 24, 2011

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Gadgettes 107: The Zen Episode

There's a lot of bad news out there this week. To be honest, it's kind of stressing us out. Here are a few distractions designed to take your mind off of the bad stuff, and harness the good stuff.

By Sep. 19, 2008