New Google service will block ads -- for a fee

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 3:13pm
A $1 to $3 monthly subscription will buy you partially ad-free browsing, and make up for sites' lost revenue
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Google testing new service to suppress online ads for a fee

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 3:06pm
No one likes seeing pop-up ads when they're surfing the web. But how much would you pay to get rid of them? Google is testing out a new system to hide ads, for a fee. CNET Senior Editor Jeff Bakalar joins "CBSN" to discuss how it'll work.
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​The market for frozen foods is heating up

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 2:43pm
A visit to a NYC grocery store where every item is frozen
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October sets 5th monthly heat record of the year

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 2:33pm
Don't be fooled by all that snow. The latest weather data shows the world is on pace for a record hot 2014
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Aereo calls it a wrap and files for bankruptcy

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 1:19pm
A Supreme Court ruling against its TV-transmission technology left the company mortally wounded and unable to operate
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Baby dances to her first birthday card

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 12:02pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos, including kitten stress therapy, how to pronounce "Worcestershire sauce," and a tiny hamster Thanksgiving. Plus, a baby gets a musical birthday card and can't stop dancing to the card's catchy tune.
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Baby dances to her first birthday card

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 10:23pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos
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​Stunning ultra-high-def video of Earth from space

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 8:24pm
Satellite photos show our planet in amazing 4K resolution
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​A virtual reality vacation

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 7:16pm
Want to see London or the black sands of Hawaii? Travel no further than this hotel in San Francisco
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What's trending in China? Air pollution

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 7:03pm
For highly-polluted areas with few resources, social media posts provide an innovative way to pinpoint "bad air" days
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Antibiotics used on animals more than humans

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 6:00pm
The vast majority of antibiotics produced in this country are not used on humans - but on animals, both to keep them healthy and to promote growth. But doctors worry all that medicine is also promoting antibiotic-resistant superbugs. CBS News' Bigad Shaban visits a farm outside Los Angeles where the animals are drug-free.
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3D-printed hearts help surgeons save babies' lives

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:54pm
Doctors have used perfect replicas of childrens' hearts to uncover and repair hidden defects
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Record high 1,020 rhinos poached in South Africa

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:26pm
The South African government scrambles to thwart illegal killing and save what remains of its threatened rhino population
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​Crime-fighting robots patrol in Silicon Valley

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:15pm
The autonomous K5 security robots rove around looking for -- and scaring away -- trouble
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Sony drops Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs movie

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:11pm
The announcement comes just weeks after Christian Bale dropped out as lead
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Mattel under fire for implying Barbie's bad with computers

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 2:55pm
Mattel is apologizing for a children's book that implies Barbie is bad with computers. In the picture book, a Barbie doll needs help from men to create a video game.
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Firefox makes a deal with Yahoo

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 2:40pm
Firefox has made a deal with Yahoo to make it the default search engine for the Web browser. CNET tech reporter Bridget Carey joins CBSN with more on why this is a significant partnership.
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New robots patrol for security in Silicon Valley

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 1:10pm
The new K5 robot features laser scanning and a 360-degree live video camera, but it won't be chasing down the bad guys. It's designed to move around people as it sends images back to a command center. Norah O'Donnell reports.
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Virtual reality vacations

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 1:02pm
A major hotel chain is using virtual reality to let guests visit a Hawaiian beach or a London skyscraper without leaving the building. CNET's Sumi Das reports from San Francisco.
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Yahoo replaces Google as main Firefox search engine

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 12:50pm
The deal marks the end of a decade-long partnership between Google and Mozilla
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