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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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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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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

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Airbnb exec denies competition with hotels, says an Airbnb trip 'changes you'

An Airbnb trip "doesn't end when you leave -- when you go home it changes you somehow," says head of engineering Mike Curtis.

By March 3, 2015

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Google Play Movies & TV iOS app doesn't let you buy or rent

Google's opened up its Play Movies & TV service to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, but it doesn't let you buy or rent anything -- you have to do that elsewhere.

By January 16, 2014

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Take fitness trackers on a test run

With so many fitness trackers on the market -- and more emerging every day -- it's hard to know which one is right for your needs. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on an innovative service that lets you rent the devices before you commit to buying one.

By February 25, 2015

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Ellen Pao v. Kleiner Perkins trial kicks off with mudslinging

In the high-stakes Silicon Valley case of he-said, she-said, lawyers for both sides argue over whether an atmosphere of gender discrimination persisted at Kleiner Perkins.

By February 24, 2015

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New Comcast TV remote takes curious design cue from Apple

Those who buy Comcast's fancy new XR5 v4 remote will find a new take on a familiar slogan on the back of the device, reminding them that the remote was "designed by Comcast in Philadelphia."

By February 17, 2015