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What is Uber doing to train its drivers on disability rights?

With looming lawsuits and the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, disabled people ask whether Uber can do more to ensure they're not refused rides from drivers.

By August 3, 2015

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Robot roadkill: Adorable hitchhiking Hitchbot found mutilated

Hitchbot was trying to make its way across the US, relying on the kindness of strangers. This weekend it was found beheaded. This is why we can't have nice things, America!

By August 3, 2015

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Over 800 porn sites banned in India following government crackdown

According to reports, the Indian government is blocking access to the pornographic sites, though actually stopping Indians from accessing pornography may prove impossible.

By August 3, 2015

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New friend for Zuckerberg: Facebook CEO to be a dad

The social-networking giant's co-founder shared Friday that he and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting their first child -- a daughter. Their dog, Beast, "has no idea what's coming."

By July 31, 2015

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Mozilla CEO slams Microsoft over Windows 10 browser defaults

Company behind Firefox accuses the tech giant of making an "aggressive move to override user choice" by designating its Edge as default browser.

By July 30, 2015

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Fashion forward: Yahoo acquires social-shopping site Polyvore

The Internet giant looks to the style and e-commerce site to try to jolt its advertising offerings.

By July 31, 2015

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Putting dollars to charity a la app, with a social twist

A new wave of apps lets you give to charities and challenge your friends with just a few swipes on your phone -- and it will cost you as little as nothing.

By July 30, 2015

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Vietnam's refugees find second chance in Silicon Valley

For Road Trip 2015, CNET went to San Jose, California, to talk with Vietnamese Americans who traveled a long way to get to where they are today.

By August 2, 2015

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Jimmy Wales talks up People's Operator, the carrier and social network that gives to charity

"Huge numbers of people want to do good things," says the Wikipedia co-founder as he brings company to the US.

By July 23, 2015

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Over 22M Social Security numbers stolen in OPM hacks, agency says

Up until now, the number of people affected by recent hacks of US government databases was a mystery. Also compromised were more than 1 million fingerprints.

By July 9, 2015