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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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Air vs. Air: Can the iPad Air be a suitable stand-in for a MacBook Air?

Apple's smallest laptop and lightest large tablet have never been closer in spirit. Yet, they offer pretty different advantages.

By November 11, 2013

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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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Will Roku bring smart TVs into the cool crowd?

Low-price Hisense and TCL sets with Roku's brains built in may have the best shot yet at moving smart TVs from niche shopping consideration to popular norm.

By August 18, 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