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Google's Android VP on why a pricier Nexus 6 may lead to higher sales

Google tells CNET about its choice to go with a more traditional distribution approach as it pushes its flagship smartphone to mainstream consumers.

By 30 October 2014

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AFP backpedals on using metadata to chase pirates

Both the head of the AFP and Malcolm Turnbull have distanced themselves from links between data retention and piracy, saying police are "not interested" in illegal downloads.

By 31 October 2014

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Alibaba open to a deal over payment systems with Apple, not so interested in PayPal

Jack Ma, co-founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant, is "very interested" in a deal between his Alipay and the new Apple Pay service. He's also bothered that in Chinese movies, the hero always dies.

By 28 October 2014

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College students more prone to thoughtless social posts than high schoolers, study says

A new survey -- conducted for a firm that recently brought its private social-networking app to the US -- also shows that teens are tired of the lack of reality on sites like Facebook.

By 25 October 2014

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Vimeo tech chief takes on 'terrifying' online video challenges (Q&A)

Andrew Pile has to make sure his service works with everything from phones to smart TVs, even as video-streaming technology constantly changes.

By 25 October 2014

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Can a phone replace your wallet? I went shopping to find out.

CNET editor Sharon Profis takes Apple Pay, Google Wallet and PayPal for a test drive and compares the options.

By 21 October 2014

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Dyson takes a bite out of Shark's vacuum advertising

Dyson repels over-aggressive advertising from rival vacuum-maker Shark.

By 17 October 2014

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iPad Mini 3 seeks middle ground between phablets, larger tablets

The latest version of Apple's smaller tablet is identical to last year's model except for the addition of the company's fingerprint-reading technology from its iPhone line.

By 17 October 2014

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Vaulting patent barrier, Firefox gets support for most popular video format

Mozilla wants to keep patent-encumbered technology off the Web. But H.264 compression is widely used, and a deal with Cisco means Firefox can use it.

By 15 October 2014

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Amazon's hope for gaming success at last? Build a multimedia empire

The e-commerce company's fall lineup of games, which also packs in audio books and comics, shows Amazon is thinking big when it comes to gaming.

By 15 October 2014