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San Francisco mayor signs landmark law making Airbnb legal

Tech-friendly Mayor Ed Lee approves bill that amends local zoning laws and legalizes short-term rentals. But, not everyone is happy.

By October 28, 2014

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App that translates sign language was born of necessity

Many millions of people worldwide live with a disabling hearing loss. Now a team of deaf entrepreneurs is using motion-sensing tech to help the deaf and those who can hear communicate. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.

By October 30, 2014

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More smart device makers sign up to work with Nest

Pebble leads the pack in this next round of connected devices that will interact with Nest's thermostat and smoke detector.

By October 24, 2014

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Meet Aiko Chihira...the first communication android to use sign language, Ep. 178

This week on Crave we explore promising food options like a pizza vending machine and a hand-held espresso machine. We get a glimpse into the beautiful, microscopic world of chemical reactions and meet Toshiba's communication android that's learning to speak sign language.

By October 10, 2014

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Crave Ep. 178: Meet Aiko Chihira...the first communication android to use sign language

Robots will someday take over the world and, YES! they will need to order the hearing impaired around also.

By October 10, 2014

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Toshiba's new robot can speak in sign language

Toshiba has unveiled Aiko Chihira, a humanoid robot that can communicate using sign language.

By October 8, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 065: FlexSense, a pizza vending machine and Toshiba's sign language android

On today's show, we check out a new flexible sensor with some amazing applications, debate if pizza from a vending machine can be delicious and meet a new robot from Toshiba that knows simple sign language.

By October 8, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 065: FlexSense, a pizza vending machine and Toshiba's sign language android

Researchers from three different labs have created FlexSense, a surface with embedded sensors that makes for some pretty incredible applications. We don't know when this concept might show up in commercial products, but we're already looking forward to it; don't miss the demo on today's show.

By October 8, 2014

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Dyson 360 Eye sees 70,000 people sign up to join the robot revolution

Ahead of the launch of its first robot vacuum cleaner, Dyson has announced £382 million profits.

By September 16, 2014

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More signs point to mobile payments for iPhone 6 -- and for an iWatch

The rumors keep mounting that Apple will use its Tuesday event to announce the use of near-field communications tech for mobile payments. The latest claims come via a banking news site.

By September 8, 2014