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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


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


​Winter is coming! Grab these geeky sweaters to get warm

Stay toasty in Hoth-like winters with our favorite nerdy sweaters featuring Star Wars, Star Trek, Doctor Who, Gremlins, Cthulhu, superheroes and gaming characters.

By November 28, 2015


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


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


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


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


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


Airbnb creates 100 home-sharing clubs to fight for short-term rental rights

The home-sharing company hopes to replicate its success in heading off restrictive legislation in San Francisco in cities around the US.

By November 5, 2015


Airbnb gets a victory from San Francisco voters

A ballot initiative in the city would have imposed restrictions on short-term housing rentals.

By November 4, 2015