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CNET News Daily Podcast: Google tries to rehab its antitrust image

The search and online ad giant goes on campaign to prove it encourages competition within and outside the company.

By May 8, 2009

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BP tussles with latest bid to contain oil spill

As tricky undersea efforts to stanch the flow of oil continue, the Obama administration demands "immediate public clarification" about BP's intentions on paying costs tied to the accident.

By May 15, 2010

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Bionic hand can bear 200-pound loads

Touch Bionics upgrades its bionic hand with the i-Limb Pulse, allowing users to increase their grip strength on grasped objects.

By May 5, 2010

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CNET UK Podcast 178: Who will pay to bridge the digital divide?

We hit the podstudio to discuss nasty letters to filesharers, Google and Sony building a new super TV and how low-income families are affected by having no access to the Internet

By March 19, 2010

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EA wants your thoughts on Tiger Woods

While many sponsors have already severed connections with the world's greatest golfer, EA decides to ask its customers how they feel about his recent troubles.

By January 14, 2010

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Texas police take on blog commenters

Austin, Texas cops say they have had enough of being impersonated and libeled by commenters on blogs. They are threatening legal action.

By September 26, 2009

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BOL 1067: Pre-roll is the new Rick Roll

A listener reports that NFL.com subjected him to a 75-second pre-roll ad. Not funny, NFL. In the news today, the FCC proposes codifying Net neutrality rules, and much as we'd love to leave it to the market and the telcos, well, we just don't trust the tel

By September 21, 2009

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America's first Internet addiction detox program

Heavensfield Retreat Center, near Seattle, is offering a 45-day detox program to help those who are hopelessly addicted to the Web or gaming.

By August 20, 2009

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The 404 400: Where we wear short shorts

In Jeff's absence, Wilson takes the reigns as chief engineer for the show...and runs it in to the ground. Just kidding! Today we invite host of The Green Show and longtime 404 friend, Mark Licea, to join us in a few stories about a handy iPhone app.

By August 10, 2009

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Steve Wozniak as Buddy Holly: Vote Monday!

The Apple co-founder will be performing the quickstep Monday at 8 p.m. on "Dancing with the Stars." Woz will be wearing plaid pants, Keds and, perhaps, Buddy Holly glasses.

By March 15, 2009