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Rights holders move to block Australian access to US Netflix

More than a quarter of Australian media subscribers use Netflix through VPNs, but that may soon change as local rights holders move to have the US version of the service blocked.

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iPhone 6 contract prices for the 4 major Aussie telcos

Here's what the Aussie telcos are offering in terms of plans for Apple's latest.

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​Apple locks down iPhone 6 NFC to Apple Pay

While Apple has just hitched its wagon to NFC technology, new reports indicate the technology will only be available for use with Apple Pay.

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Samsung Galaxy A5: First pictures and details allegedly surface

The smartphone is the first of three devices rumored to employ Samsung's new design language.

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With this thing strapped on, even you could run a 4-minute mile

An Arizona State University engineering student has revved up a jetpack that helps runners move faster while expending less energy.

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FirstBuild wants you to take charge of your smart home

FirstBuild's $20 Green Bean Maker Module and Software Developer Kit can make your dumb appliances smart.

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When and where to buy the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Everything you need to know about buying Apple's new iPhones.

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Teach Google Now new voice commands

The free Android app Commandr helps you carry out common phone tasks using a few spoken commands and Google Now.

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iPhone 6 review

It's got a bigger screen and works with Apple Pay. It lacks a battery boost, but it's thin and pocketable. For many people, the iPhone 6 may be the Goldilocks phone.

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4.5 stars Outstanding

New Logitech Harmony remotes, apps control smart-home devices too

In addition to commanding your home theater, Logitech's updated Harmony Ultimate Home and Home Control remotes can now interface with lots of connected-home devices thanks to a slick software overhaul.

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The complete guide to Apple's iOS 8

Apple's newest mobile OS just launched and we've got all the tips you need to know like how to get the most from your camera and how to customize your keyboard.

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Big-screen PC gaming, for a bit less than the competition

This is a massive 17-inch gaming laptop that's nearly a clone of other, more expensive, systems.

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4 stars Excellent

Intel's wireless charging bowl coming by year's end

CEO Brian Krzanich reveals origin of the charging bowl for smartphones and electronics but is mum on an expected price.

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The best headphones of 2014

Whether you're out listening to your MP3 player or out at home with your high-end stereo, your headphone choice is critical. Here we've picked our five favorites across every style and category.

Lenovo brings the flexibility of a Yoga to its touchscreen Chromebook

This unique Chromebook adds a 360-degree fold-back hinge and touchscreen.

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3.5 stars Very good

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus face off against the competition (pictures)

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are significantly larger than their predecessors, but not so far removed from competing phones. Take a look.

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All the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases

With Apple unveiling a new iPhone -- or iPhones, a slew of new iPhone 6 cases are already on sale on Amazon. Here's a look at some of the more promising ones.

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Panasonic LX100 promises to be a great enthusiast compact camera

It's been a while since Panasonic updated its enthusiast compact line, and it comes back with a vengeance for the LX100

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Samsung does sitcom? Get ready for 'Best Future'

Tune into YouTube for the story of a "young Samsung," starring happy 20- and 30-somethings. There will be laughter. There will also be singing.

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3D printer heading to space could enable lunar exploration

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station will soon have a new high-tech tool at their disposal. CNET's Sumi Das visits Made In Space, the startup that's developed a 3D printer which works in microgravity, allowing crews to print tools, parts and more on demand.

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Police radar gun that shows if you're texting?

Think radar guns can only detect your speed? A company in the US is trying to extend their use.

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Hamster-wheel standing desk: Embrace the rodent race

Why should hamsters have all the fun? Follow an Instructables guide for making your own standing desk with a human-size hamster wheel for exercise.

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Timex Ironman One GPS+ is a smartwatch without a smartphone

The Ironman One GPS+ is water-resistant, stores music, can send alert messages, has its own cellular data via AT&T, and is coming this fall.

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Hidden features inside of iOS 8

We'll show you features that aren't so obvious in iOS 8, and why it's the best and the worst week ever for Apple.

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