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YouTube CEO talks diversity, computer science and charging Google's founders for rent

Susan Wojcicki thinks computer science should be a required class for everybody. Her message to women in technology: "We're hiring."

By September 17, 2015

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Ford rents out your ride in new peer-to-peer car rental scheme

Ford owners in London, Portland, Chicago, Washington and the Bay Area will be able to rent their cars to other drivers.

By June 24, 2015

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Grandma accidentally sends rent check to Comcast (Comcast cashes it)

Technically Incorrect: A 79-year-old New Mexico woman makes a mistake. Initially, Comcast refuses to refund her the money back in cash, instead offering a credit on her account.

By February 13, 2015

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Unsure which fitness band to buy? Rent it from Lumoid

Receive a box of five different bands, try each one out, then make an educated decision.

By January 14, 2015

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It's time to kill the cable box with apps

Commentary: A proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler calls for cable companies like Comcast to "unlock the set-top box." Unlocking isn't enough. The box should die, once and for all, and be replaced by apps.

By January 28, 2016

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How to stream to Twitch using Open Broadcaster Software

Everything you need to know about setting up a Twitch stream from your computer.

By January 26, 2016

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Have yourself an ugly Christmas sweater, by renting one

Why spend full price on festive fashions if you can rent a wacky wardrobe to show off your love for reindeer, snowmen, wreaths, holly, Santa Claus, elves and candy canes?

By December 17, 2014

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Say sayonara to AT&T's two-year phone plan

It was the cornerstone of phone plans for decades. Now AT&T is pushing a new type of plan, where you either pay off or rent your phone. Or you can pay the full price up front.

By December 30, 2015

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Rent this Hobbit house to live in Middle-earth luxury

This charming cottage promises Middle-earth luxuries in the heart of Los Angeles. Just don't expect any visits from Gandalf.

By December 1, 2014

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Get bejeweled for the holidays: Why buy when you can rent?

Holiday party season is approaching. Want to spice up your wardrobe with new accessories but don't want to invest in costly jewelry or handbags? CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some online rental services that let you borrow these stylish items a month at a time. She has more in this Tech Minute.

By November 14, 2014