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Sandy knocks snark out of Twitter -- for a day

In the hours prior to the hurricane making landfall, Twitter was full of jokey tweets from people facing down the storm. But now that Sandy has hit, the mood has changed in a hurry.

By October 29, 2012

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These little gadgets can impact you in a big way

Sometimes the small things make a big difference. Crave's Amanda Kooser celebrates her tablet clip, iPad-toting hip bag (it's not a fanny pack!), and other inexpensive tech accessories.

By May 27, 2014

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Amanda Palmer confronts the 'current nightmare of the modern musician' (Q&A)

The controversial musician and performance artist talks to CNET about Spotify, Kickstarter, and whether the music industry is killing the musicians it needs.

By April 3, 2014

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I backed 'Veronica Mars,' but DRM is hobbling my reward

Quick, call Veronica Mars! We need a detective to figure out why some "Veronica Mars" Kickstarter backers can't watch their digital rewards.

By March 17, 2014

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How Big Brother's going to peek into your connected home

The tech industry easily convinced the public to accept a myriad of free services for the price of some loss of privacy. But getting them to embrace the smart home is going to be a far harder sell.

By February 5, 2014

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Browser plugin lets you say goodbye to hyperbolic headlines

Chrome plugin Downworthy is tackling clickbait headlines by reworking the hyperbolic language into something a little more believable.

By January 27, 2014

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Gmail takes a Friday timeout

Google's popular Gmail service dropped offline for a bit at midday Friday. Service disruptions also hit Calendar, Drive, Docs, and Google+ Hangouts, among others.

By January 24, 2014

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Get e-mail manager eM Client 6 (Win) for free

The latest version of this Outlook alternative offers robust mail and information management. Also: more thoughts on 1Sale.

By January 21, 2014

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6 things we'll see at CES (whether we want to or not)

The Consumer Electronics Show takes place every January in Las Vegas, and it's the ultimate collection of new technology -- good and bad.

By December 31, 2013

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Fake Google employee's fight with protesters some wish was true

So a Google employee reportedly went off on protesters blocking the company's San Francisco shuttle bus was staged. Turns out it was staged and the resulting outrage fed narrative that speaks volumes about the great tech backlash 2014.

By December 9, 2013