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How Google tricks itself to protect Chrome user privacy

An open-source project called Rappor uses randomly muddled data to let Google gather information about people's software usage while keeping individuals' behavior private.

By 1 November 2014

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Galaxy Note 4's stylus gets clever new tricks

Helpful improvements to the Note 4's S-Pen stylus make it an even more powerful tool than before.

By 16 October 2014

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Trick or tech for Halloween

With Halloween not far off, it's time to start planning that homemade costume and those decorations. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some websites and techy ideas that will help you start DIY-ing now to spook the neighborhood on October 31.

By 15 October 2014

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Dorkfood wants to teach your slow cooker some new tricks

For $99, this nifty gadget will turn your old Crock-Pot into a sous vide super cooker.

By 7 October 2014

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Find My iPhone has a new trick in iOS 8

Your iPhone is capable of sending out one last message containing its current location before the battery dies, should you ever lose it.

By 18 September 2014

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Trick yourself into working out by using your smartphone

If you hate exercise but love games, Donald Bell showcases a few apps that can help improve your health step-by-step.

By 30 July 2014

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When hybrid tricks devolve into hype

Commentary: In a breathless bid to differentiate their devices, PC makers are looking to outdo each other by adding unique ways to twist, turn, and tear apart their screens and keyboards. At some point, it becomes a case of diminishing returns.

By 12 July 2014

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Siri tips and tricks that don't require iOS 8

Apple unveiled new features for Siri in the latest version of its mobile OS, but you don't need to wait for iOS 8 to find cool stuff to ask the voice assistant.

By 10 June 2014

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Flying space droids learn new tricks from Google tech (pictures)

The space station's flying droids embrace Google's newest smartphone technology.

7 Images By 22 May 2014

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Cortana's 7 coolest tricks (pictures)

Here's a sampling of the best features baked into Cortana, Microsoft's shiny new voice assistant for Windows Phone 8.1.

10 Images By 15 April 2014