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These headphones come with a gimmick that makes a difference

Reid Heath Acoustics is a British headphone company whose products have attracted Apple’s attention and are featured alongside the more familiar Beats, Bose, and Bowers & Wilkins brands in the accessory section of Apple Stores around the world. This particular set, the T20i, comes with the Made for …

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10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. There's a big shake-up coming in Yahoo's media unit, and CMO Kathy Savitt is out of the company.</b> She was one of CEO Marissa Mayer's first big hires.<p><b>2. Early Twitter investor Chris Sacca says that the company's largest shareholders support the idea of Jack Dorsey as the new CEO.</b> Sacca also …

Jack Dorsey

Verizon is weaseling out of its deal to bring FiOS to New Jersey's poorest regions

Mayors say Newark and Jersey City have been left out of the statewide push for fiber<p>In 2006, New Jersey cut a deal with Verizon, signed into law as the Statewide Cable Franchise Act. In exchange for full franchise rights to the state, the company agreed to make its high-speed FiOS service available …

Cyanogen will get cozy with Microsoft's Cortana

You can use Microsoft's Cortana voice assistant on Android right now, but it's not really <i>integrated</i> with Android. There's only so much the developers can do when they don't control the operating system. If Cyanogen has its way, though, you'll soon see what Cortana can do when the gloves are off. …

AT&T Mobility head: Let's cool it with the 5G hype

Hoping to splash a bit of cold water on Verizon's 5G testing news, AT&T Mobility chief Glenn Lurie is promoting a "wait and see" approach for the next generation of wireless technology. "We're not at a point to be making promises or commitments to customers as to what 5G is," Lurie told CNET at the …

Uber Powerful: The Car Service's Brazen Plan To Become A Robotic Superpower

Should we be excited or afraid?<p>This past spring, two engineers huddled behind computer monitors as they fine-tuned a robotic ape. The 443-pound simian-inspired machine, called Chimp, would soon be competing in the Pentagon-funded DARPA Robotics Challenge. The competition to build disaster-response …

Robotics

Etsy will now help designers find manufacturers

But will crafts keep their home-made charm?<p>Six months after Etsy completed an IPO that valued it at $3.5 billion, the craft marketplace is expanding. The company is introducing Etsy Manufacturing, a new service that will link Etsy sellers — who often make items by hand — with small manufacturing …

eCommerce

Legend review – Tom Hardy lends clout to geezery Krays story

The charismatic Hardy gives it some serious welly as both handsome tough guy Reg and psychopath tearaway Ron, carrying an overfamiliar tale of the brutal London gangster twins<p>They’re back: a diabolical liberty and a diabolical liability. One is supposedly the smart rational gangster and the other …

Top 21 things to do in Tokyo for free

Exploring the Big Sushi is a mind-blowing experience, but it can also blow your budget. Don't despair <b>–</b> there’s an abundance of things to do and see in Tokyo that don’t cost a single yen. From gardens and temples to contemporary art, sumo practice and a world-famous fish market, you can experience …

Japan