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Patagonia encourages selling its used gear on eBay

Company's sustainability plan includes encouraging the repair and resale of used products, recycling of used product remnants.

By Sep. 8, 2011

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IBM to take Watson mobile with developer challenge

Big Blue is funding a developer challenge to encourage mobile developers to come up with applications that use its intelligent cloud-based service Watson.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Ski resort mocks techies, then acts like one of them

North Lake Tahoe creates an Apres Ski guide, which suggests that any tourist who works at Google should buy a round of drinks. However, to view the guide, you have to go through a data-sucking slalom.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Pressure on Apple is improving labor practices, says Times

Media coverage and rising awareness of rough working conditions in China's electronics factories have begun to turn things around, says a New York Times report. But there's still a long way to go.

By Dec. 26, 2012

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Watchdog group once again blasts Foxconn, Apple over labor

Despite Foxconn's efforts to improve working conditions at its factories, a watchdog group says it has found numerous faults.

By Sep. 20, 2012

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Microsoft, the do-gooder, makes the ethics grade

A decade after sparring with trustbusters, Microsoft is named one of the world's most ethical companies.

By Mar. 16, 2011

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This American Life retracts episode on Apple and Foxconn

Chicago Public Media retracts a January story on Apple's manufacturing practices based on Mike Daisey's one-man show "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs."

By Mar. 16, 2012

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'Film on Facebook' project set to debut first movie

It's not that Aaron Sorkin film. One Track Mind, a surfing flick created by Woodshed Films, will be available for viewing on the social network Thursday and Friday.

By Oct. 15, 2008

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Apple's mess in China: What you need to know (FAQ)

Apple says it's got a third-party group looking for issues at manufacturing partners it uses. Read CNET's FAQ to find out how we got here and what the next steps are.

By Feb. 13, 2012

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Top Kindle 2 covers and accessories

Looking to deck out your new Kindle 2 with a little flair? Here's a look at some of the most popular and best accessories out there. We'll add more as they're released.

By Jul. 7, 2009