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Writer compiles every Apple reference in 'Futurama' and 'The Simpsons'

Equal parts informative and hilarious, this extensive guide spotlights every nod in every episode of the two shows.

By February 6, 2014

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On Connu, famous authors help you find new writers

Web and iOS app Connu curates short stories from up-and-coming authors, with recommendations from some of today's best-selling writers.

By January 17, 2014

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Writer's block: Cursing the cursor on Apple, Google tablets

Apple and Google tablets are both good at what most people use tablets for. Writing is a different matter.

By June 8, 2013

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Yahoo poaches New York Times tech writer David Pogue

The paper's longtime technology columnist is the latest to part ways with a venerable paper. He's moving to Marissa Mayer's shop to write columns and make videos for expanded Yahoo tech coverage.

By October 21, 2013

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Get the Super Writer word processor (Win) for $9.95

For folks who want a powerful word processor but don't need a full suite, this is a great bargain. A Cheapskate-exclusive code gives you 50 percent off!

By August 23, 2013

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'Riding on the future': My first time on an electric unicycle

Crave writer Amanda Kooser overcomes her distrust of unicycles by ruling the road on the Focus Designs SBU V3 self-balancing electric unicycle.

By September 12, 2014

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Why Tom Hanks' typewriter app clicks

Actor Tom Hanks recentlyy debuted a typewriter app for iPads called Hanx Writer. Since its release, Hanx has skyrocketed to the top of iTunes as the most downloaded app. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains the novelty of Hanx and recommends other typewriting apps to download, if you too crave a modern spin on that old fashioned clickety-click of the keys.

By September 10, 2014

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Uber CEO: Oft-criticized ride-sharing service is just misunderstood

Uber has been pelted with criticism over price surging and aggressive recruiting tactics, but that's what happens when you get too big, says the company's leader.

By September 8, 2014

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A horror novel hidden in an IKEA-like catalog

Horrorstör doesn't look like a traditional horror novel, but it promises a chilling look at what it's like to be a modern worker.

By September 5, 2014

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Turn your iPad into an old-school typewriter with Hanx Writer

Tom Hanks loves typewriters and wants to give iPad writers the feeling and sound of using a manual typewriter.

By August 15, 2014