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Microsoft's Picturesque Lock Screen puts Bing front and center on Android

The app shows users Bing homepage images as soon as the lock screen loads, and also lets them search Bing without having to unlock the device.

By February 3, 2015

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'Cross the street, then update Facebook,' says new road sign

Technically Incorrect: The picturesque city of Hayward, California, decides it must have road signs that reflect our modern world.

By February 13, 2015

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Microsoft opens Garage door, shows off experimental apps

The Garage incubator releases apps for Windows Phone and Android that range from giving you reports on air quality in China to connecting you to conference calls using voice commands.

By February 25, 2015

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The book cover that judges you back

If you judge this book by its cover, it will refuse to open until you can approach it without prejudice.

By February 3, 2015

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CNET's top tips on getting stunning travel photos

Going somewhere nice? Make sure you read our guide for the best tips on how to come back with gorgeous pictures.

By January 23, 2015

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The Doctor takes on the Cybermen once again -- in Google Maps

Are the villainous Cybermen of "Doctor Who" using Google Maps to co-ordinate their next Cyber-invasion?

By July 16, 2014

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FaceTime creator details its history, including code name

Roberto Garcia, the Apple engineer who created FaceTime, testifies that the video calling feature came out of work done for Game Center.

By April 22, 2014

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Ever wear a helmet? Stick this nifty Bluetooth system on it

For the last part of winter, Crave's Eric Mack went "head-on" with a UClear Bluetooth headset system to turn his ski helmet into a mobile command center on the mountain.

By April 1, 2014

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Kardashian, Banks, Bieber (Who isn't trying to profit on tech?)

As Kim Kardashian has put her name to a celebrity video game and Tyra Banks invests in an app that puts pretty pictures on lock screens, we only wait for Bill Murray to launch a "Lost In Translation" iPhone app.

By November 19, 2013

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Audiophile Odyssey: Behind the Scenes at B&W, Meridian, and Abbey Road Studios

On a recent UK trip, I got to visit the factories of high-end speaker company B&W, speaker and electronics company Meridian, and the legendary Abbey Road Studios. Here are those adventures, in pictures and words.

By October 4, 2013