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Embercase iPhone case doubles as hand warmer

An unusual marriage of phone protection and hand-warming technology results in the crowdfunded Embercase.

By October 28, 2014

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HapiFork: Vibrating novelty or health revolution?

The vibrating fork designed to curb quick bites heads to Kickstarter.

By April 17, 2013

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Get a 3-month subscription to Loot Crate for $39.99

Geeks and gamers, this one's for you: three boxes of gear and goodies delivered right to your door. Plus: a $99 Windows 8.1 tablet?!

By October 24, 2014

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What Apple isn't telling us anymore

Apple says it won't break out retail store and iPod sales anymore. And forget about detailed stats on the Apple Watch, due next year.

By October 21, 2014

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The Orbnext LED cube offers a color-coded cloud

This likable smart home novelty wants to add some color to your workspace

By September 24, 2014

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Samsung's not done: Tech giant looks to new phones, materials to rally

The South Korean company warned that its third-quarter operating profit would tumble 60 percent but said it would introduce new smartphones to attract customers in new segments. Will it be enough?

By October 7, 2014

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Don't panic: Those iPhone 6 carrier trade-in deals are still available

iPhone fans, you can still take advantage of carriers' hot deals, but see the new devices in person to ensure you're getting the right one, says CNET's Marguerite Reardon in this edition of Ask Maggie.

By September 20, 2014

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The history of the Predator, the drone that changed the world (Q&A)

Longtime Pentagon correspondent Richard Whittle investigated the unmanned aircraft that gave the military the ability to attack targets from the other side of the world. He talked to CNET about the drone.

By September 20, 2014

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Z-z-z-zombie: Chia Pet lets you grow your own undead

Chia Zombie heads are reaching for your brains while growing luscious green hair from seed.

By September 17, 2014

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Why Tom Hanks' typewriter app clicks

Actor Tom Hanks recentlyy debuted a typewriter app for iPads called Hanx Writer. Since its release, Hanx has skyrocketed to the top of iTunes as the most downloaded app. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains the novelty of Hanx and recommends other typewriting apps to download, if you too crave a modern spin on that old fashioned clickety-click of the keys.

By September 10, 2014