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Skype to Offer Translations

Thursday Dec 18, 2014
Skype is getting a translator. For the first time, people who speak different languages will have their conversations translated in real time through the online-calling service. CNET's Bridget Carey joins CBSN with the details.

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Is Yoga Good for Your Heart?

Dec 18
Research now compares the benefits of yoga to aerobic workouts. Dr. Tara Narula, cardiologist from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the new findings.

HRC to Fight for Gay Rights in the South with Help from Tim Cook

Dec 18
Apple chief executive Tim Cook, the first openly gay CEO of a Fortune 500 company, is donating money to help fund a gay rights initiative in his native Alabama and two other Southern states, organizers said Thursday.

Google Unveils Top Search Trends for 2014

Dec 17
The 14th annual list of top trending searches is out, with the late Robin Williams coming in at number one.

LA Mayor Plans 7,500 Police Body Cameras in 2015

By Tami Abdollah | Dec 17
Mayor Eric Garcetti announced a plan Tuesday to equip 7,000 Los Angeles police officers with on-body cameras by next summer, making LA's police department the nation's largest law enforcement agency to move forward with the technology.

Study: Hotter Days in US Mean Less Cold Cash

By Seth Borenstein | Dec 16
Hotter days mean less cold cash for Americans, according to a new study matching 40 years of temperatures to economics.

Google Researching Use of Color in Business

By Stacey Plaisance | Dec 16
Google is one of the major U.S. corporations researching the power of color in the working world, in everything from workspaces to marketing and branding.

UK Airspace Manager Calls Glitch Unprecedented

By Danica Kirka | Dec 15
An unprecedented computer systems failure touched off the recent mayhem that caused delays and canceled flights for thousands of passengers, the U.K.-based air traffic management company said Saturday.

IllRideWithYou: Aussies Offer Support to Muslims

By Jill Lawless | Dec 15
Some Australian social-media users have sent a message of solidarity to Muslims as the Sydney cafe siege stretches on, offering to accompany anyone who felt intimidated on public transit.

Traffic App Enrages Neighborhood Residents

By John Rogers | Dec 15
When word spread that the explosively popular new smartphone app Waze was sending more cars through their neighborhood in a quest to shave five minutes off a daily rush-hour commute, residents were angry and ready to fight back.

Identity Theft Victims Face Months of Hassle

By Brandon Bailey | Dec 15
It's up to victims to clean up their credit histories and recover stolen funds. On top of lost time, money and emotional energy, victims face the frustration of rarely seeing anyone pay for the crimes.

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