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E-waste showdown unearths deeper questions

Consumer electronics and IT associations are challenging a New York City e-waste recycling law. Recycling advocates worry that state programs could be stalled.

By 16 January 2010

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Prevent your TV from becoming e-waste

CNET News' Erik Palm talks about the dangers of e-waste and how to make sure your analog TV's disposed of properly as the U.S. gets ready to shift to digital television.

By 9 June 2009

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Swedish company to buy Pirate Bay

Global Gaming Factory X, which develops software and runs a series of Internet cafes, is buying the file-sharing site for $7.76 million.

By 30 June 2009

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DTV transition: Avoiding an e-waste 'tsunami'

Greenpeace and others warn of a surge in electronic waste as the U.S. shifts to digital television. Here's how to recycle or reuse your old analog TV properly.

By 9 June 2009

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Swiss robot wants some time with you

Processor capacity is no longer an issue for artificial intelligence. What robots need now is time to learn from humans, which is what the QB1 aims to do as a personal DJ.

By 28 April 2009

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Navigating the seas of Pirate Bay trial

On the eve of a verdict in the high-profile file-sharing case, we take a look at the trial's larger implications for file swappers and the defendants.

By 16 April 2009

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Waiting on the Pirate Bay verdict

As Friday's decision in the landmark Pirate Bay trial nears, it's unclear whether a victory for the prosecution would also translate into a deterrent against illegal file sharing.

By 16 April 2009

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Microsoft: Sustainability should be 'embedded'

CEO Steve Ballmer recently made clear in an e-mail to all employees that environmental sustainability is a corporate belief, says Redmond's chief environmental strategist.

By 27 March 2009

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Getting Windows 7 to use less power

Microsoft's chief environmental strategist talks about how Redmond's products are changing; three ISPs join the RIAA's file-sharing fight; and Facebook responds to users' redesign complaints.

By 25 March 2009

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Pickens faces headwinds on clean-tech plans

Oilman turned wind-power enthusiast T. Boone Pickens' energy plans are increasingly getting support. But his pet wind project has problems finding a grid to deliver power from his newly bought wind turbines.

By 26 March 2009