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Talking space droid Kirobo yaps away on ISS

"One small step for robots," says deceptively friendly Kirobo, a conversation droid designed to liven up the ISS.

By Sep. 5, 2013

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Cinema ninjas dispatch yapping, phone-using movie goers

Obnoxious movie patrons versus ninjas? My money is on the ninjas. A London cinema has raised an army of them to quiet rude customers.

By Sep. 17, 2012

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Amazon buys Siri voice rival Yap

Amazon is planning to take on Siri with a rival voice service, having quietly bought Yap.

By Nov. 10, 2011

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Amazon bought Yap and its voice tech, filing shows

A new SEC filing reveals that Amazon picked up Yap, a company that specializes in voice transcription technologies.

By Nov. 9, 2011

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Yap does voice to text for your phone

Voice to text comes to your mobile phone with Yap.

By Sep. 17, 2007

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Rocki plans to 'revolutionize' music streaming with new products

​Music streamer startup Rocki says it plans to "revolutionize the industry" and plans additions to its Play product series such as more music services, better support and new devices.

By Jun. 26, 2014

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Friday Poll: Do you want in-flight cell phone calls?

A recent FCC vote improves the chances for in-flight cell phone use, but not everybody is thrilled about the possibility.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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See the Samsung Galaxy S5's heart rate monitor in action

Here's how to put your finger on the pulse of your own pulse, right from Samsung's next superphone.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Google scraps -- and shares -- Web-based collab coding tool

Collide, which lets multiple programmers tap into a software development project, is open-source software now that Google has cast it off. One project member hopes it'll inspire related projects.

By Jul. 9, 2012