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Apple snaps up FoundationDB for behind-the-scenes help

FoundationDB is building database technology that's intended to provide high-speed access to troves of information.

By March 25, 2015

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Why SXSW doesn't need another Twitter moment

The tech industry will descend on Austin, Texas, starting March 13 for the annual music, film and interactive festival known as South by Southwest. Here's why its organizers now call Twitter -- a standout success at the event eight years ago -- an "albatross."

By March 8, 2015

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Create free presentations without PowerPoint

Can't afford Microsoft's venerated program? Or maybe you want to build slide decks that really stand out? Try one of these PowerPoint killers.

By February 4, 2015

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New directions in 3D printing

CNET's Donald Bell hosts a panel discussion with Other Machine Co., Formlabs, and MCOR, three unique outliers in the increasingly crowded world of 3D printers.

By January 6, 2015

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Microsoft HoloLens: Not holograms, exactly, but strike one in AR turf war

Calling Microsoft's new immersive technology "holographic" isn't so much about what it does, but about what it feels like.

By January 21, 2015

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​For wearable tech vendors, CES 2015 begins the fight against Apple Watch

What do we expect at 2015's first major tech show? A lot of companies striving to shore up against what's likely to be one of the biggest product launches of the year. That, and a bit of a waiting game, too.

By December 16, 2014

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Smartwatch and fitness tracker buying guide

Shopping for a smartwatches or fitness band? Need help telling the difference? CNET breaks down what you should look for, and what you should know before buying. (Hint: it's a messy, muddy place.)

By December 5, 2014

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Dumpster-living professor out to make a point

Professor Dumpster is a combo of Bill Nye the Science Guy and Oscar the Grouch, and he wants to show us that living minimally can help save our cities. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives in.

By July 1, 2014

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'Breaking Bad' gets the 4K treatment on Netflix

Starting this week, Netflix viewers will be able to stream all 62 episodes of the popular AMC series in Ultra HD, joining "House of Cards" season 2.

By June 17, 2014

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Amazon plays hardball -- and puts the hurt on consumers

Commentary: In economic fight with major publisher, e-tail giant is sacrificing not only authors, but book buyers too.

By May 24, 2014