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Ohio school mad at 15-year-old for using 'Madden' phrase

In announcing a middle school football game, a 15-year-old describes one player in Gus Johnson's inimitable phrase, as having "got that getting-away-from-the-cops speed." The student is disciplined.

By October 9, 2013

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Yes, Steve Ballmer did go all Microsoft on Clippers fans

Presenting himself to Los Angeles Clippers faithful, the former Microsoft CEO shows he has lost none of his motivational crazy.

By August 24, 2014

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Your texts displayed on the big screen

Who wouldn't want to comment on the movie while it's playing? You can now in China via a special section of the screen that accommodates texts.

By August 19, 2014

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​Soon, you too will be able to learn Dothraki

The linguist behind the language of the wild horsemen in "Game of Thrones" previews his forthcoming Dothraki primer at San Diego Comic-Con -- and offers some language lessons.

By July 29, 2014

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How Microsoft's Cortana came by its human touch

Microsoft's Sogol Malekzadeh talks about her journey from artist in Iran to designer who helped create Windows Phone's marquee virtual assistant.

By July 21, 2014

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Facebook's mood study: How you became the guinea pig

That controversial research into how posts affect users' emotions is just latest in a long line of privacy flaps -- and apologies -- for the social networking giant.

By July 1, 2014

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ADT has its finger on the Pulse of voice control

Pulse Voice is a new ADT app that lets you control your home's Pulse service by talking to it.

By July 1, 2014

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Here's an airline cabin where yelling 'crash' is part of the ride

At a Southwest Airlines operations center in Dallas, CNET's Daniel Terdiman gets a rare behind-the-scenes look at flight safety in the age of high tech.

By June 19, 2014

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Find out how fast you type on Android

Curious about whether one keyboard lets you type faster than another on your Android? Now you can test their claims with this free app.

By June 13, 2014

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Stir desk uses Fitbit to give you credit for standing

Smart furniture startup Stir folds Fitbit activity tracking into its Kinetic standing desk.

By June 5, 2014