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WiebeTech makes write-blocked access to hard drive portable

WiebeTech's newest external enclosure for forensic evidence gathering can handle four hard 3.5-inch hard drives at the same time and offer all available ways to connect to a PC.

By February 20, 2009

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Fund this: Equil Smartpen 2 turns handwritten notes into digital ones

Unlike other connected pens, this one doesn't require special paper. And you can save big if you back its Indiegogo campaign.

By October 8, 2014

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Minecraft players build working hard drives

Players of the pixelated building block game have taken its virtual simulation tools to an unprecedented level: building functioning hard drives that can read and write data.

By August 20, 2014

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Facebook reveals fight over data collection request

The social network challenged a search warrant for personal info on hundreds of users. The move suggests more privacy awareness, at a time when the Supreme Court has ruled against warrantless cell phone searches.

By June 27, 2014

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Your phone will never love you back (and you shouldn't want it to)

Commentary: Futurist Ray Kurzweil says our devices will soon be able to process and mimic human emotions. But even if that's possible, it's not exactly a great idea.

By June 20, 2014

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Why a Comcast merger could be good for TWC customers

How can one of the biggest mergers in the cable market ever be a good thing for consumers? CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains.

By March 15, 2014

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Synology flagship DSM 5.0 NAS operating system now live

Synology's latest version of its state-of-the-art operating system for DiskStation NAS servers, the DiskStation Manager version 5.0, is now live and available for free update for existing Synology NAS servers.

By March 10, 2014

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Burrell Smith: Macintosh hardware wizard

Few in the public may be familiar with Smith's work, but colleagues say this brilliant engineer's importance to the Mac is akin to what Woz meant to the first Apple computers.

By January 22, 2014

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'X-Files' star Gillian Anderson writing sci-fi book series

"A Vision of Fire" is the first book penned by Anderson and co-writer Jeff Rovin in their "EarthEnd Saga." Agent Mulder would be proud.

By January 15, 2014

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Why you should care about Net neutrality (FAQ)

A federal appeals court has thrown out the FCC's Net neutrality rules. CNET's Maggie Reardon explains what the ruling means to the average consumer -- and why it really, really matters.

By January 15, 2014