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Tech jobs hold up as unemployment rate rises

It's hard to find bright spots in newly released labor statistics, but here's one: there are more computer systems design and consulting services gigs than a year ago.

By March 6, 2009

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Fume hoods leave the stove and join the unemployment line

Downdraft cook tops from Jenn-Air eliminate the need for fume hoods

By July 21, 2008

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LinkedIn making app to help job seekers on the go

Business-networking giant says it's helping a large and growing number of people who are using their mobile phones to search for a job.

By June 19, 2014

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Europe lavishes $3.8 billion on robotics research program

To automate manufacturing instead of watch it move elsewhere, European Commission unveils new robotics funds.

By June 3, 2014

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Don't graduate if you don't have the latest tech skills

commentary The only hope for reviving long-term growth we expect is to train and educate our children with the latest technology skills. Otherwise, stagnation here we come.

By June 15, 2013

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Cyber Monday is poised to break online shopping records

Market researcher Forrester predicts that an all-time high of $78.7 billion will be spent online in the US during this year's holiday season.

By November 25, 2013

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Step aside, selfies, Sweden's snapping 'wefies'

Selfies are so 2013. Sweden's Social Democratic Youth League is bumping noggins for #wefie2014, a campaign aimed at bringing a sense of "we" to Swedish society.

By February 28, 2014

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Smart glasses for the blind and mosquito tracker compete for Google backing

Ten contenders enter the Google Impact Challenge, proposing new technology that will help people around the world.

By July 31, 2014

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New U.S. address in Foxconn's future? Don't bet on it

The contract manufacturer for many of tech's biggest companies -- including Apple -- tells CNET it is not expanding its North American presence.

By November 9, 2012

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Yahoo economists: Obama reelection's in the bag

The elections are still nine months away, but a couple of economists say their data already point to an Obama victory.

By February 16, 2012