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Microsoft unveils browser for new operating system

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 2:32pm
Microsoft has released the name of its new web browser for its Windows 10 operating system - "Edge." CNET's Dan Ackerman talks about the new platform with CBSN.
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New device allows drivers to text on the road

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 2:30pm
A new device aims to allow drivers to text while keeping their hands on the wheel. CNET's Dan Ackerman discusses the new technology's features and risks.
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Asteroid - lava combo may have killed the dinosaurs

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 2:10pm
A new study suggests an asteroid triggered global volcanic eruptions that drove the dinosaurs to extinction
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Was Periscope the real winner in the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight?

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 1:56pm
While millions paid $100 to watch the bout on pay-per-view, many others enjoyed it free online thanks to live streaming apps
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YouTube CEO on balancing work and personal lives

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:58am
Every minute, 300 hours of videos are uploaded to YouTube, which claims more than one billion users worldwide. It's CEO Susan Wojcicki's job to try and turn all those clicks into cash. She did it once as the principal architect of parent company Google's ad program. Norah O'Donnell reports.
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New virtual technology could improve brain surgery

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:55am
Virtual reality is about to enter the operating room. The breakthrough technology is being introduced Monday at a gathering of neurosurgeons in Washington, D.C. Only on "CBS This Morning," Kara Finnstrom gets a sneak preview from the inventors in Southern California.
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Are food flavorings an obesity culprit?

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:34am
Eating healthier isn't just about fat, salt and sugar. Flavorings could be fueling America’s obesity epidemic. Americans add nearly 600 million pounds of flavorings to food each year, everything from syrups to spices to sauces. Mark Schatzker is the author of the new book, “The Dorito Effect,” and joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss how these flavorings could be making people gain weight.
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Fans use apps to illegally stream Mayweather-Pacquiao match

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 10:54am
The boxing fight could spark a more intense battle over online piracy. Many fans avoided pay-per-view charges by using live streaming apps like Periscope and Meerkat. Those apps let people watch the bout for free, even though HBO and Showtime, owned by CBS, tried to stop it. CBS News contributor and editor of NewYorker.com Nicholas Thompson joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the controversy.
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YouTube CEO: Not planning enabled best life decisions

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 8:20am
Susan Wojcicki went from being Google's landlord in 1998 to its 16th employeethe next year, its first female exec and first mother within four months
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Latest tool for neurosurgeons: virtual reality headsets

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 7:53am
Put this on and you fly around inside the brain, moving past brain tissue, nerves and blood vessels by simply moving your head
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Celebrating 10 years of YouTube

Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:48pm
The website has redefined the way the world consumes video. To a generation practically born smartphone in hand, YouTube's small-screen celebrities loom larger-than-life, bigger than anything Hollywood has to offer. Norah O’Donnell sits down with the head of culture and trends at the game-changing company, and with two of YouTube's most popular online stars.
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​Almanac: Kasparov vs. Deep Blue

Sun, 05/03/2015 - 10:47am
On May 3, 1997, the world champion faced off against IBM's chess-playing computer
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Facebook exec's husband dies suddenly

Sat, 05/02/2015 - 4:34pm
SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg, husband to Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, died Friday
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​How YouTube went from David to Goliath

Sat, 05/02/2015 - 2:58pm
The video sharing service has gone from scrappy upstart to one of the Internet's dominant companies, where hobbyists can fashion careers for themselves as YouTube celebs
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Tesla unveils super-battery to power homes

Sat, 05/02/2015 - 11:20am
The electronic car maker has come up with large, high-tech batteries to power your home even after the sun goes down. Telsa’s founder, Elon Musk, says they will let homeowners store solar power during the day and keep using it at night. Telsa’s founder, Elon Musk, says they will let homeowners store solar power during the day and keep using it at night. CNET.com’s senior editor Bridget Carey joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss how this could open a whole new way to use clean energy and to save money.
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Time Lapse: Trails End

Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:08am
Visually stunning time-lapse video brilliantly displays auroras, meteors, the Milky Way and more over various locations in Wyoming, Utah and South Dakota. Video Courtesy of Randy Havlerson. Like him on Facebook and follow him on Twitter. See more of Randy's work on Vimeo.
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Why did GoFundMe drop account supporting Baltimore cops?

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:47pm
After the Baltimore FOP chapter announced the fundraising page to raise legal fees for six officers, the web site pulled the plug
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YouTube's 10 favorite videos of the last 10 years

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 8:36pm
On its tenth birthday, the site picked out a memorable video from each year of its life; did your top picks make the list?
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Is Nepal quake triggering temblors in other regions?

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 8:20pm
After two more quakes hit thousands of miles away, some wonder if there's any connection
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Weird science news of the week

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 7:52pm
A tiny dino with bat wings, sewer water beer, Stephen Hawking on One Direction and more
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