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Uber beats 'bonkers' proposals, Star Wars delays and creepy vending machines (CNET UK podcast 465 show notes)

Luke Westaway and Andrew Hoyle bring you the week's hottest tech news, plus your thoughts on smart-home tech and a snack-related quiz.

By January 22, 2016

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US bill aims to stop state bans of encrypted phones

Prompted by proposals in New York and California, the bill is the latest twist in a debate over how much privacy you can expect with your everyday gadget.

By February 10, 2016

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The feds are 'blown away' by Smart City Challenge submissions

The Department of Transportation's call for visions of connected cities received 77 submissions, with 300 companies offering partnerships.

By February 8, 2016

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Amazon proposes a slice of the sky for commercial drones

At a conference hosted by NASA, the e-commerce company calls for a high-traffic strip of the sky to support the wider use of robotic aircraft.

By July 28, 2015

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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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Uber scores victory in India, agrees to proposed fees in Mexico

The car-hailing service's ban in New Delhi has been revoked, but it will be hit with levies and regulations in Mexico City.

By July 8, 2015

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Gamer in love levels up and proposes via Legend of Zelda

Guy pops the question the geeky way by hacking an NES Legend of Zelda video game to do the talking for him.

By June 17, 2015

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Palaeontologist proposes via scientific paper describing 'Hellboy' dinosaur

The lead author on a paper describing a new dinosaur related to Triceratops added a romantic surprise to the paper's acknowledgements.

By June 4, 2015

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Marissa Mayer unveils make-or-break plan for Yahoo

The beleaguered CEO of the struggling Internet pioneer delivers a "bold" strategic plan. She is cutting jobs, selling patents and real estate, and inviting would-be acquirers to speak up.

By February 2, 2016

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SF mayor proposes revisions to city's 'Airbnb law'

Proposed amendments would put a 120-day cap on the number of days per year residents can rent out their homes or rooms in the city.

By April 14, 2015