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Are men or women better packers? The MythBusters know

The hit Discovery Channel show set out to tackle the battle of the sexes--who's better at packing, driving, grilling, navigating, multi-tasking, and reading emotional cues. CNET was on hand to see how men and women fared at packing a car full of gear.

By October 10, 2011

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Andy Rubin's next Google moonshot project: Robots

The former Android leader is in charge of one of Google's "moonshots," an effort to use robots to free humans from drudgery.

By December 4, 2013

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Facebook milks Super Bowl mania to strut its football savvy

One in 10 Americans has spiraled a "like" to an NFL team on Facebook. But sadly, fair-weather fans are all too common.

By January 28, 2013

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Twitter recaps ... the year in tweets

Justin Bieber and President Obama were retweet machines. Plus, some of the top conversations of the year ignited over the U.S. elections, the Olympics, and Superstorm Sandy.

By December 11, 2012

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Obama 'four more years' tweet skyrockets to No. 1 retweet

Moments after winning re-election, the president tweets a picture of himself hugging the first lady, quickly eclipsing a Justin Bieber tweet for retweet champion. Plus: The most-liked Facebook photo of all time.

By November 6, 2012

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Record-breaking NFL tweeter celebrates end of ref lockout

Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang sends out one more jab, a day after his infamous tweet breaks a retweet record.

By September 27, 2012

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Simple.TV release pushed back, Kickstarter backers get update

Simple.TV's innovative over-the-air DVR has pushed its release date back again, now promising its Kickstarter backers that shipments should arrive by mid-October.

By September 27, 2012

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Twitter founder says influence is in retweets. NFL player shows why

Evan Williams said that the most interesting measure of Twitter influence is how often someone is re-tweeted. NFL guard TJ Lang's profanity-laced tweets last night illustrated the point.

By September 25, 2012

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NFL players tweet to bosses: Are you blind?

The sheer embarrassment of last night's Seattle-Green Bay game, where replacement refs needed their eyes replaced, causes players to express open hostility to their bosses on Twitter.

By September 25, 2012

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If no AT&T deal, T-Mobile has tasks ahead

The AT&T-T-Mobile merger isn't completely dead yet, but T-Mobile has a lot to accomplish if it's left at the altar by AT&T.

By December 16, 2011