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New iPhone expected at Apple event on Sept. 9
Apple has announced plans for a new product event Sept. 9 in San Francisco, where the giant tech company is expected to show off new iPhones and other gadgets eagerly anticipated by consumers.
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Wolverton: Sorry son, you're not getting a smartphone
After hearing colleague Michelle Qunn's story, talking to child development experts and observing his own behavior, tech columnist Troy Wolverton has decided not to get his son a cell phone, much less a smartphone, anytime soon.
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In Oakland, giant robot gears up for war
This is not exactly the promised future of robotics, which is increasingly being applied to help humans with manufacturing, health care, humanitarian aid and getting around. But Gui Cavalcanti and Matt Oehrlein, 29-year-old co-founders of Berkeley-based MegaBots Inc., are hoping to fulfill another human desire: ferocious, gladiator-style entertainment.
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Empty nest angst
An empty mourning dove nest and a stray feather has reader worried about baby's fate.
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Miley Cyrus takes shot at Nicki Minaj
MTV VMAs host says Minaj’s outrage over not being nominated by video of the year was not about bigger issue, as she claimed.