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CES 2015 TV tech: 4K all the way

For the last few years 4K "Ultra HD" televisions have been displayed at CES, but in 2015 they'll dominate -- not just on the show floor, but on showroom floors everywhere throughout the year.

By 16 December 2014

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Wink wink: Bill Nye uses emojis to explain evolution

Just how good are emojis at communicating complex ideas? Bill Nye the Science Guy explains the theory of evolution with a series of the digital symbols. Smiley face.

By 13 December 2014

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Home networking explained, part 1: Here's the URL for you

CNET editor Dong Ngo gives all his answers to questions about the basics of home networking.

By 9 December 2014

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What's 'Star Wars' about in a word? George Lucas explains

In an interview with Charlie Rose, George Lucas opens up about the real meaning behind "Star Wars," and how mythology, religion, and storytelling helped shape his vision of the films.

By 30 October 2014

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Explaining Extensions on OS X 10.10 Yosemite

With the update, Mac users can take advantage of widgets and the like from third-party developers across OS X.

By 17 October 2014

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The Zuckerbergs' $25M to fight Ebola: Priscilla Chan explains

Two days after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the donation, his wife says the goal is "to be able to keep Ebola to a confined state, where we can aggressively intervene."

By 17 October 2014

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Explained: Why toothpaste makes orange juice taste like battery acid

Why is it that brushing your teeth before drinking OJ can turn your morning dose of vitamin C into a dose of disgusto? The answer might surprise you.

By 7 October 2014

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Smarter Driver: Neck restraints and headrests explained

It wasn't that long ago cars didn't even have headrests​. but ​today's cars are a much safer spot for your neck. Brian Cooley ​tells you why.

By 30 September 2014

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Explaining Display Zoom on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Apple's latest iPhones come with a new feature called Display Zoom, but what does it do? Let's take a look.

By 23 September 2014

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Explaining the new location privacy options in iOS 8

iOS 8 offers new options for sharing your location with apps in an effort to keep your information private.

By 18 September 2014