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Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone


How do you type 'goal' in Spanish? Can you say 'repetitive stress injury'?

Facebook's data team reports that World Cup watching users are having quite the O-gasms when they post news of goals.

By July 2, 2014


Origami unfolds a new world of shape-shifting electronics

Researchers are using the geometry of paper folding to come up with futuristic antennas that can retract and compress.

By May 22, 2014


Grant Morrison: Google Glass is 'half-fish, half-man' (Q&A)

The influential author, who has created cult classic comics and written popular heroes like Batman and the X-Men, tells CNET's Seth Rosenblatt that as technology makes us superhuman, personal privacy will die -- and that's a good thing.

By May 26, 2013


Crave 56: Midi-chlorians vs. MIDI accordions (podcast)

This week, Donald and Eric discuss the future of mind-controlled televisions, and an iPad joystick that looks like Atari's vision of the future from the '80s.

By September 6, 2011


If the kids are Tunited: Midge Ure launches unsigned music-streaming site

Band Aid and Ultravox's Midge Ure has launched Tunited, a grass-roots social music-streaming site

By July 29, 2010


Composer gives piano a human voice

A computer connected to this piano analyzes human speech with the assistance of a composer and converts it to key-tapping.

By October 7, 2009


Will air-powered robot hand grip the future?

Raphael is a robotic gripper that's powerful enough to hold something heavy, say an Uzi, but delicate enough to grasp human brains without destroying them.

By May 11, 2009


Roland's $3,000 virtual accordion

Roland announces their FR-2 series virtual V-accordions with built-in MIDI and on-board sounds.

By February 11, 2008


Waves iGTR doesn't discriminate

Pro audio manufacturer Waves, has announced their iGTR standalone guitar amp emulator.

By February 12, 2008