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Meet the man who built a bionic arm for a 7-year-old

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 7:22pm
Limbitless Solutions co-founder Tyler Petresky created a bionic arm that actor Robert Downey, Jr., hand-delivered to a 7-year-old boy. Vladimir Duthiers and Kristine Johnson talk to Petresky about how he linked up with "Iron Man."
Categories: Business & Technology

Geneva auto show's vision of electric, autonomous future

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 4:38pm
Tires that generate electricity as they roll and other technologies moving electric vehicles forward
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Watch an 82 year old go online for the first time

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 4:03pm
In her first week online, octogenarian Kerstin Wolgers used Google, Instagram and Tinder: "You could look at this for hours!"
Categories: Business & Technology

New necklace could help keep diet in check

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 3:35pm
The device has a sensor that uses vibrations to measure when you are eating and drinking, and it can alert you when you have eaten too much. Danielle Nottingham reports on the new high-tech way to keep track of what you eat.
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Get ready to geek out at South by Southwest

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 3:01pm
South by Southwest, the annual Austin, Texas, tech festival, is kicking off. The event features all kinds of tech fun, such as a gaming expo, the latest advances in med-tech and even a robotic petting zoo. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN with a preview of what visitors can expect.
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Apple kills its competition

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 3:00pm
The world’s largest technology company is not welcoming the competition with open arms. In a move to prepare for the Apple Watch, the tech giant has confirmed that it has booted all other wearable fitness devices from its stores. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN with the details.
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Apple Watch sparks knockoff frenzy in China

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 2:49pm
The Apple Watch officially goes on sale March 24, but that hasn't stopped Chinese counterfeiters from producing some highly coveted knockoffs in advance. As CBS News' Seth Doane reports on CBSN, many of the world's fakes are produced in the southern city of Shenzhen while Chinese companies struggle to produce original devices.
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Volcanic eruption forms new island in South Pacific

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 2:30pm
A satellite camera took pictures of the new island, which visitors said was hot to the touch
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Malware targets gamers, holds high scores hostage

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 2:28pm
A newly detected type of ransomware affects more than two dozen popular video games
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But is there Wi-Fi? Google now shows flight amenities

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:39pm
Google flight search results now include information about Wi-Fi, legroom and other details that will affect your trip
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"Security princess" Parisa Tabriz is Google's secret weapon

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 11:39am
In Silicon Valley where women often struggle to get to the top, Parisa Tabriz has become a role model. At any other company, she might be called "security manager," but at Google, she has the self-appointed title of "security princess." Tabriz presides over a team of 30 hackers. John Blackstone reports.
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Aussie girls recreate "Bohemian Rhapsody" car scene

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:03am
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos, including a lion opening a car door, a flight attendant dancing and a magic door prank. Plus, female comedy trio SketchShe pays homage to a Queen classic.
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Google's "security princess" targets bugs, "boys club" rep

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 8:33am
In the heartland of high-tech, where women often struggle to get to the top, Parisa Tabriz is hacking past barriers
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NASA launches satellites to probe magnetic mystery

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 4:40am
"Essentially a flawless delivery of our four satellites" to study powerful interactions between Earth's and sun's magnetic fields
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Aussie girls recreate "Bohemian Rhapsody" car scene

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 10:07pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos
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German archaeologists find world's oldest pretzel

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 7:02pm
Scientists used carbon dating to trace the Bavarian beer hall snack to the 1700s
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Jupiter's moon Ganymede has vast underground ocean

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 6:03pm
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope confirmed there is a deep saltwater ocean below the crust of the solar system's largest moon
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Robert Downey Jr. gives young fan Iron Man arm

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 5:49pm
The "Iron Man" and "Avengers" star partnered with a maker of bionic limbs to give a 7-year-old boy an amazing new arm
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Google street view, now on Mt. Everest

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 5:44pm
Take a virtual trek through the mountains of Nepal, visit a monastery and stop by a "yak parking lot"
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Who are happier, liberals or conservatives?

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 5:19pm
A study found members of one group use more positive language and "smile more genuinely"
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