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Apple has big ambitions for tablet sales with iPad Mini

Apple is counting on the $249 iPad Mini to draw you into its stores. But it's hoping you end up buying a $499 iPad Air instead.

By October 18, 2014

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Siri, an autistic boy's best friend

A writer describes how her 13-year-old son seems to talk with Apple's digital assistant more easily than with her. Can technology design virtual humans as we'd wish real ones were?

By October 19, 2014

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Apple Pay unlikely to take off right away

Some retailers have shied away from Apple's mobile payments service, and the equipment needed by supported industry players won't pop up overnight.

By October 20, 2014

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Sony Smartband Talk's e-ink screen promises long life for fitness fanatics (pictures)

We take a close look at the Sony Smartband Talk, a fitness band with an e-ink screen for extended battery life and a microphone to take your phone calls.

9 Images By September 3, 2014

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How to set up multiple monitors with your Mac

With just a few minutes of your time and the appropriate accessories, you can connect an extra display to your Mac and increase your productivity.

By October 20, 2014

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'Talking Angela' programmer talks hoaxes, AI mastery (Q&A)

Bruce Wilcox is a top chatbot programmer, and his Talking Angela app has been downloaded 57 million times, yet he's had to fight rumors that it's a front for pedophiles. He talked to CNET about fooling humans with AI.

By March 1, 2014

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Ray the 'talking' light sculpture tells you how it feels

This solar-powered light sculpture responds to its surroundings and tweets out updates on mood and energy levels.

By June 5, 2014

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How Siri is this? A yoga mat that talks to you

You've always wanted an artificially intelligent yoga mat, haven't you? Here's SmartMat, a yoga mat with a nice Siri-like yoga teacher whispering "downward dogs" to you.

By September 30, 2014

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Renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target after Alibaba IPO

With Alibaba's IPO making big winners of the Chinese e-commerce giant and Japan-based stakeholder SoftBank, what are the odds that one of them buys Yahoo?

By September 19, 2014

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Tim Cook to talk iPhone 6, Beats and Steve Jobs on Charlie Rose

In a two-part interview, Apple's CEO expounds on the company's past, present and what lies ahead.

By September 12, 2014