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Google execs' 'New Digital Age' resists cyber-siren song

book review Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen are more sober than starry-eyed in this worthwhile look at how a pervasive Internet changes censorship, privacy, identity, government, and war.

By April 23, 2013

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Fancy-pants cooler captures Kickstarter funding crown

Move over, Pebble, your reign is done. The Coolest Cooler rides a blender-induced wave to more than $10.5 million in crowdfunding.

By August 27, 2014

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Destroyed by tornado, town saving big by rebuilding all green

In 2007, a tornado flattened Greensburg, Kan. Now it's on a path to financial stability thanks to a city-wide green rebuilding effort. CNET Road Trip 2014 looked at the wreckage and the recovery.

By August 12, 2014

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Squishy Lego-like bricks emerge from scientists' robot lab

Flexible plastic bricks smoosh together like Lego, but could actually become building components for soft robots.

By August 7, 2014

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Coyote Case: Because your iPhone needs a piercing siren

Turn your iPhone into a screaming banshee with the Coyote Case, a siren alarm designed to attract help when you're in danger.

By November 2, 2012

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Data jockeys tackle the chaos of severe weather

At the national Storm Prediction Center, meteorologists work non-stop to forecast the tornadoes and severe thunderstorms that plague the U.S. CNET Road Trip stopped by to visit.

By July 18, 2014

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Auto-balancing Jyrobike prevents tumbles

Scraped knees and tear-inducing falls could be a thing of the past if families adopt a gyroscope-equipped bike that keeps kids upright as they learn to ride.

By June 3, 2014

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Why I’m glad I never abandoned Android for an iPhone

Compared with iPhones, today's Android devices never looked so good or so exciting.

By March 28, 2014

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Sony, your phones keep on breaking my heart

This American can't resist the siren song of Xperia smartphones despite knowing better.

By February 13, 2014

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Pi Day celebrations kick off with a 'pi in the sky'

Skywriting airplanes take to Austin's skies to attempt the impossible: spell out the infinite sequence of pi.

By March 13, 2014