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NASA to steal boulder from asteroid to test Earth-defense technique

The space agency has just announced plans to fly to an asteroid, snag a boulder, fly back toward Earth and put the rock in orbit around the moon. Because science.

By March 26, 2015

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Simple techniques for better-looking video

This week's episode of the The Fix is all about video. Find out how to shoot, edit, and share video with friends and family.

By June 16, 2014

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Smarter Driver: Glancing, the unsung driver's technique

Do you scan the road ahead while driving? Or do you just stare at the car in front of you? CNET's Brian Cooley takes a look at the driving basic you've probably forgot.

By March 3, 2014

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Robot learns via trial and error like a human

Researchers at the University of California at Berkeley have developed algorithms that allow robots to learn by making mistakes -- just like a real person.

By May 26, 2015

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A timer app that uses a specific technique to keep you on task (pictures)

Pomodoro Timer is an app that looks like a cooking timer, but might be just the thing to get you to focus on work.

6 Images By February 6, 2014

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NASA's Pluto probe could carry your photo to aliens

The man responsible for Voyager's "golden record" wants to beam crowdsourced data to the New Horizons spacecraft and take it beyond our solar system.

By May 21, 2015

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DIY Spock ears look impressive, logically

Movie effects artist Frank Ippolito shows how to make realistic pointy ear prosthetics for "Star Trek'" cosplayers to wear with Vulcan pride.

By May 17, 2015

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Google, researchers use your photos to make time-lapse videos

A team uses 86 million public photos to create nearly 11,000 videos of landmark sites, pioneering a new field they call "time-lapse mining."

By May 18, 2015

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Tech Retrospect: Verizon snaps up AOL, and Google hits the road

In 2000, AOL bought Time Warner. Now, AOL is being gobbled up by Verizon. Also, Apple will launch its smart-home service next month and Google's self-driving cars roll out. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By May 15, 2015

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Finally! A wearable that tells you when someone is too annoying to be around

The WellBe bracelet, now marching through its Indiegogo campaign, alerts you when people and situations get to be a little too much.

By May 14, 2015