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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 September 5, 2013

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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 June 26, 2014

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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 September 17, 2012

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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 February 25, 2014

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Oral-B Smartseries Bluetooth toothbrush brushes up on oral health

Treat your pearly whites right with a Bluetooth toothbrush and app that makes sure you clean your teeth properly, tracks your brushing, and helps you find a dentist.

By February 23, 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 December 13, 2013

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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 November 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 November 9, 2011

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Samsung ruled China's smartphone market last year

South Korean giant jumps to the top of China's smartphone heap after sales almost tripled to 30.06 million in 2012.

By March 11, 2013

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Lenovo's profit soars to record $205 million

The Chinese PC giant posts record profit and sales for its third quarter, as China continues to be the main contributor to overall sales and as its smartphone business totes up its first-ever profit.

By January 30, 2013