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Build your own singing Tesla coil

6 hours 9 min ago
TinyTesla allows anyone to build a Tesla coil that shoots arcs of electricity and plays simple MIDI music files.






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Apple reportedly readying record production for iPhone 6

6 hours 17 min ago
Suppliers asked to make 70 million to 80 million handsets with bigger screens, the Wall Street Journal reports.






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Woman posts Facebook pic in allegedly stolen dress (store notices)

7 hours 10 min ago
An Illinois woman is arrested after a local boutique puts out an alert about a distinctive neon leopard print dress.






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Find Your Tech Type Sweepstakes

7 hours 25 min ago
Answer eight simple questions, enter for a chance to win*, and we'll reveal your digital personality. Did we mention the prize is a pair of pretty rad high-tech glasses?






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Samsung to iPhone users: You've got screen envy

8 hours 52 sec ago
A new Samsung ad suggests that iPhone users are people who have been blinded by their lack of appreciation that big screens have been here all along.
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Tomorrow Daily 021: New video capture tech, the Rickroll 'Rickmote,' a new X-wing, and more

8 hours 7 min ago
We're geeking out today over a new way to capture motion, a funny way to Rickroll people, and the Episode VII X-wing fighter reveal. Also, a projection wearable, and your user feedback. Will the Rickroll ever die?
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The 404 1,528: Where we change your life forever (podcast)

8 hours 35 min ago
CNET's front-door wizard Iyaz Akhtar joins the show for the time ever to talk about a cheaper Tesla, projection watches, and a 404 Easter egg he's been sitting on for years.






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Netflix Q2 profit surges as it surpasses 50M subscribers

8 hours 47 min ago
Netflix's rapid adoption both at home and abroad means another quarter with gangbusters profit growth, but the costs of its grandiose plans to get even bigger crimped it a bit.






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'Futurama' returns...for one 'Simpsons' episode

8 hours 48 min ago
Listen up, meatbags. Bender and his "Futurama" friends are coming back for a special "Simpsons" crossover this fall.






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Smart toilet paper holder won't be ignored when roll runs out

8 hours 52 min ago
The world may not be ready for a smart toilet paper holder that desperately tries to get your attention when it's running low.
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Push takes fitness trackers to the next level

8 hours 52 min ago
Strength-training armband Push targets more serious athletes, and Facebook adds a new Save tool to read posts later.
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New trio of HP tablets spotted in the wild

9 hours 11 min ago
HP has yet to announce anything official, but leaked photos of three tablets show us what to expect for its next generation of Slates.






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Google may turn NYC phone booths into Wi-Fi hubs

9 hours 20 min ago
The search giant is among many companies in the running to bring New York City's phone booths back to technological relevance.






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Yahoo to buy mobile analytics firm Flurry

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 22:57
After disappointing earnings results last week -- especially on the advertising front -- Yahoo announces it will buy the mobile advertising and analytics platform.






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Facebook closes Oculus deal

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 22:23
The social-networking giant's $2 billion deal for the virtual reality startup is done. Now the hard part begins.






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Looking past Windows, Nadella seeks very different Microsoft

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 21:20
As the company's quarterly earnings announcement looms, CEO Satya Nadella sends signals that a break with Microsoft's past may be soon.






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Batman joins forces with Lego for epic Tumbler kit

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 21:09
Lego supervillains will quake in their plastic boots when you build this official Lego set of Batman's beefiest Batmobile.






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Samsung brings Tizen to original Gear smartwatch

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 21:03
After launching the smartwatch last year using Google's Android, Samsung makes its own OS available for the device.






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A superhero Sabbath? Comic-Con to host cosplay Shabbat

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 20:01
Where else but Comic-Con would you find Sonic Screwdrivers at a Sabbath table? A Shabbat "un-networking event" that got its start at SXSW comes to the massive geek-fest.






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J.J. Abrams gives first look at 'Star Wars' X-wing fighter

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 19:50
The director offers a peek at the X-wing fighter from the set of "Star Wars Episode VII" to promote the Force for Change campaign that raises money for UNICEF.
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