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Giant robot arm gets caption hand from readers

A photo of a massive robot arm entertaining guests at a Google I/O party this week really needed a good caption, so we reached out to readers. Here's what they came up with.

By May. 17, 2013

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EU's Kroes: 30 percent of Europeans are 'digital virgins'

Speaking at the Techonomy conference, European Commissioner and former antitrust head Neelie Kroes says more work on privacy is needed to get digital laggards online.

By Aug. 6, 2010

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HP tech chief: WebOS central to many products

Speaking at the Techonomy conference, Shane Robison says that most of the company's printers will soon be Web-connected and promises lots of HP-designed and third-party apps to come.

By Aug. 5, 2010

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Ford exec: Internet needs to rev up

In an interview with CNET, Ford's K. Venkatesh Prasad talks about how the car is being transformed by, and is itself transforming, the Internet.

By Aug. 9, 2010

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Report: Apple shot ad for new product in diner

The Sierra Sun is reporting that Apple was shooting an ad for an unreleased product in a diner in Truckee this week.

By Aug. 12, 2009

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Google's Schmidt: Society not ready for technology

Kicking off the inaugural Techonomy conference, Google's CEO says that technology is moving faster than society can answer the questions it raises.

By Aug. 4, 2010

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Google's Schmidt on Verizon and Net neutrality

Speaking to reporters, Google's CEO won't comment on a rumored deal with Verizon but says Google has been working to bridge

By Aug. 4, 2010

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Eric Schmidt on the demise of Google Wave

Speaking on the sidelines of the Techonomy conference, Schmidt chalked up Wave's lack of adoption to Google's strategy of trying difficult things and seeing what works.

By Aug. 4, 2010

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Schmidt: 200,000 Android devices sold each day

Speaking to reporters, Google CEO Eric Schmidt says that Android devices are being sold at double the rate they were two months ago. As for Chrome OS, it's still coming this year, he said.

By Aug. 4, 2010

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Negroponte: You really can give a kid a laptop

Speaking at the Techonomy conference, the One Laptop Per Child founder says that kids getting laptops are teaching themselves--and then their parents--to read.

By Aug. 6, 2010