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Bill Gates Donates $100 Million to Eradicate Polio

As the battle to end polio continues, Bill Gates and his foundation renew their commitment by donating another $100 million to eradicate the disease worldwide.

BMW Car Key Prototype Adds NFC Functionality

Researchers at BMW have developed a prototype car key that will unlock much more than just car doors. They've taken the wireless key already used for many cars and added an NFC, or near-field communication, function.

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YouTube Star iJustine Discusses the Reasons for Her Internet Fame

YouTube celebrities who have established themselves as premium brands on the Internet are important to marketers because of their built-in audiences.

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World Tech Update: Sony's New Gaming Handheld, Black Eyed Pea Works for Intel

We check out the hottest tech stories of the week from Sony's new next-gen portable to Will.i.am's new job at Intel.

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Sony Unveils its Next-Generation Portable "NGP" (aka the PSP2)

Sony has unveiled a successor to its PlayStation Portable, a new handheld gaming device that will go on sale at the end of 2011.

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Intel Names Will.i.am Director of Creative Innovation

Will.i.am of the group Black Eyed Peas has been named Intel's new director of creative innovation.

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World Tech Update: Best Time to Buy a Tablet, Jobs' Medical Leave, and More

Apple CEO Steve Jobs takes a medical leave of absence, Asahi Glass introduces super strong glass for smartphones and tablets, we tell you the best time to buy a tablet, Volvo experiments with vehicle platooning, and more.

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Lady Gaga's Polaroid Gadgets: A Closer Look

Lady Gaga's CES appearance created some of the biggest buzz at the annual gadget show. With the crowds gone, we decided to take a closer look at the Polaroid products she unveiled.

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CES Daily Digest: Jan. 4, 2011

Here's a round-up of Tuesday's news from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, including new tablets from Asus, Toshiba and Lenovo, and no-glasses 3D from Toshiba.

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CES Preview: Tablets, 4G Phones, and 3D TVs

At next week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, tablets are expected to be big.

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2010: The Year In Tech

2010 proved to be a busy year for the world of technology as continued innovation brought forth new products as well as controversy.

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2010: Apple's Year in Review

2010 was yet another successful year for Apple, but it wasn't without controversy.

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World Tech Update's Year-End Wrapup

On a special year-end edition of World Tech Update, we recap some of the year's biggest product debuts, take a look at some of the most fascinating prototypes of 2010, and check out our favorite robots.

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Coolest Robots of 2010

2010 has been quite a year for our gear-driven robot friends. Here's our review of the year's robot news.

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Santa Video-Chats with Sick Kids

Dozens of patients at Children's Hospital Boston videoconferenced with Santa this week.