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second-hand smoke

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Nest pulls Protect smoke detector from retail on safety issue

A glitch in the Wave gesture recognition function prompts retail recall and a software update for current owners.

By April 3, 2014

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Smoke detector, smartened. So, Nest, what next?

The company that has already made it possible to love your thermostat is now trying to do the same with smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Now on to the next humdrum home fixture.

By October 8, 2013

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Smart-thermostat maker Nest sets sights on smoke detectors

The creators of the Wi-Fi-enabled self-learning thermostat have decided to reinvent the smoke detector as the next node in the company's home-network nexus.

By September 24, 2013

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Microsoft wants to denigrate your iPhone and Android again

After the "Smoked By Windows Phone" challenge ad, please welcome "Meet Your Match," in which your local Microsoft store will prove your current phone is second-rate.

By November 19, 2012

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Flashy photography apps for iOS

You've already messed around with apps that give your photos that retro look, but this week's collection for iOS takes your images to a whole different level.

By October 19, 2012

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Soyuz brings three station fliers home to pinpoint landing

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three station fliers returned to Earth from the International Space Station Sunday, dropping to a bullseye landing on the steppe of Kazakhstan.

By September 16, 2012

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Inside Huawei, the Chinese tech giant that's rattling nerves in DC

A congressional committee wants to know whether this telecommunications powerhouse is a national security threat. Why? CNET went to China to find out.

By August 27, 2012

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Hands-on AT&T Digital Life: A carrier secures your home

AT&T is branching out to home security you can control with your smartphone or tablet. Here's how it'll look.

By May 7, 2012

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Five electric cars that will change the world in 2012

There are plenty of interesting electric cars on the road today, but none of them will hold a candle to the ones we're expecting in 2012.

By November 23, 2011

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At RockMelt, engineers pound out features at light speed

day on the job RockMelt front-end engineer Devon Rifkin is just months out of college. But already he's making a big impact on a hot new browser that directly integrates some of the main Facebook and Twitter features.

By November 21, 2011