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Stir desk uses Fitbit to give you credit for standing

Smart furniture startup Stir folds Fitbit activity tracking into its Kinetic standing desk.

By June 5, 2014

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#BringBackOurGirls illustrates the power of a hashtag

After more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls are kidnapped, a viral hashtag makes the world pay attention.

By May 8, 2014

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Filling the palmtop void

The palmtop has gone away, but some people could still use an integrated pocketable typing device.

By August 30, 2014

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Huawei Ascend P7 smartphone to get sapphire glitz

A sapphire screen could brighten the prospects of Huawei's flagship P7 in its competition with Apple and with rival Android brands.

By August 26, 2014

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Netflix's latest weapon to take on HBO: Cosby

The online TV service adds four more stand-up comedy specials to its lineup as it aims to become the Internet's HBO.

By August 14, 2014

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DC protestors stand with Snowden to fight surveillance

Edward Snowden wasn't there in the flesh at this weekend's Stop Watching Us rally. But he participated by way of a statement, calling for NSA reform and reminding politicos that the public is watching them.

By October 26, 2013

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Power Brick battery charges phones, clicks with Lego pieces

The Power Brick external battery pack doubles as a Lego-compatible building platform, letting you design your own ultimate smartphone stand.

By February 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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Fan-free PC uses copper foam for quiet cooling

The SilentPower PC sidesteps cooling fans by using a foam-like copper substance to chill out the machines.

By July 30, 2014

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FCC chairman puts Verizon in hot seat over new throttling policy

FCC's Tom Wheeler says in a letter he's "deeply troubled" by Verizon's move to single out unlimited data customers, which could slow their access to the Internet.

By July 30, 2014