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Google Open Gallery brings the art to you

The tool allows artists, museums, archives, and galleries to create online exhibits for your viewing pleasure.

By Dec. 10, 2013

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Find out how long the line is at airport security before you go

Web app or iPhone app WhatsBusy predicts how long it'll take to get through airport security so you can plan your departure accordingly.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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Museum of Science Fiction might be coming to DC

Trekkies and wanna-be Mars colonists might soon have a permanent brick-and-mortar site for sharing their love of all things science fiction.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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SociBot mirrors faces for uncanny teleconferences

This disembodied robot can identify you in a crowd, mimic human emotions, and follow you around the room with its eyes. Plus, it's programmable to display any face, even your own.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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YouTube video elevates toothpick sculpture to high art

"Rolling Through the Bay," a sculpture made of more than 100,000 toothpicks and glue, depicts the San Francisco Bay area. CNET speaks with artist Scott Weaver.

By Oct. 14, 2013

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Panasonic moves beyond TVs at CES to focus on businesses

After its recent exit from the high-end plasma TV market, Panasonic emphasizes how it will adapt its technology, including 4K camera and display expertise, for business customers.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Analog Giphoscope plays animated GIFs in the real world

What do you get for the person who has everything? A hand-cranked GIF machine, of course.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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When the Bay Bridge towered over San Francisco

A new exhibit at San Francisco's de Young museum showcases photographs and art of the construction of the Bay Bridge in the mid- to late '30s.

By Feb. 1, 2014

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Translate foreign menus

Worried you’ll accidentally order something bizarre while on vacation? Here are three apps that will have you ordering with confidence.

By Apr. 11, 2014

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Twitter acquires Spindle and shows more interest in local discovery

Information network picks up a small startup versed in surfacing the best social updates from local businesses but shuts down its app.

By Jun. 19, 2013