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President's broadband push pits FCC against states

President Obama gave the FCC his blessing this week to use its regulatory authority to pre-empt state laws prohibiting cities and towns from building broadband networks, but the agency will face opposition.

By January 17, 2015

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Grandpa makes Death Star fire pit for granddaughter, and you too

A "Star Wars"-style steel fire pit proves so popular on Reddit that the 84-year-old who made it is now selling them on Etsy. Now you too can watch the Death Star go up in flames.

By January 2, 2015

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Microsoft ad pits Lenovo Yoga convertible against MacBook Air

In this "epic dance-off" between the Windows-based Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro and Apple's MacBook Air, which device proves superior? It's a Microsoft ad, so the outcome isn't hard to guess.

By November 3, 2014

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Transform your toilet into a 'Star Wars' sarlacc pit

Amp up the adrenaline level required to use the bathroom at your house by turning your boring old toilet into a man-eating sarlacc.

By March 11, 2014

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Keep the olive party going with Oliver from Fred

The Fred & Friends Oliver serving bowl is shaped like an elephant. The fun dish gives guests an obvious place to drop unwanted olive pits.

By February 26, 2015

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Microsoft swears that Bing's no money pit

The chief financial officer for the company's Applications and Services group tells investors now is the time for Microsoft to put its foot on the gas with Bing, not sell it off.

By December 20, 2013

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Tech to make your Super Bowl-watching experience even better

Super Bowl 49 pits the Seattle Seahawks against the New England Patriots on February 1. Whether you're a die-hard football fan or just in it for the clever commercials, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a few apps to enhance your viewing experience.

By January 28, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 124: Real-life athletes vs. VR gamers, a Millennium Falcon drone and more

This book can decide if you're judging it before you've checked out its contents. There's a face-tracking camera onboard and a screen embedded into the cover for potential readers to see their faces get approved or denied, depending on expression.

By February 4, 2015

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Skier races Oculus-wearing virtual reality rivals down the same hill, see who won

Skiers stationed in Austria, Greece and Germany all raced down the same run at the same time thanks to VR and gaming technology.

By February 4, 2015

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Who would win in a fight, Batman or Darth Vader?

It's Batman vs. Darth Vader in this epic superpower beat-down from Bat in the Sun Productions. Will Batman fall to the dark side, or will the Caped Crusader bring the Sith lord to justice?

By November 26, 2014