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Verizon, Motorola to unveil fast-charging Droid in October

The latest smartphone in Verizon's Droid franchise will boast rapid charging as its marquee feature.

iOS 8 brings big boost for Web programmers

Apple's new OS supports WebGL and IndexedDB, standards that make websites much more capable on mobile devices.

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iPhone 6: Not a revolution, but an excellent phone

The iPhone 6 wraps overdue Android features in Apple's classic polish.

Dear Sony, don't get out of smartphones yet
Facebook discusses location-privacy settings in iOS 8
Kevin Lynch, once a Flash point, now winds up Apple Watch
Bug forces Apple to delay launch of HealthKit fitness apps

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Apple, U2 secretly work on new way to buy music

U2 and Apple have been working on an "exciting" digital format that will spur people to buy more music, the band tells Time.

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Galaxy Note 4 launch set for Oct. 17; preorders start Friday

Samsung's decision to start preorders on launch day for Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus feels like a raspberry.

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Apple's Tim Cook: Innovation 'alive and well' at company

After introducing the new iPhone 6 and Apple Watch last week, Apple's chief executive speaks with Businessweek about how the company has changed in his three years at the helm.

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iOS 8 crosses 14 percent adoption rate

Following its official launch Wednesday, Apple's new mobile OS has already shot up the ranks, according to mobile analytics firm Mixpanel.

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Amazon beats Google to the punch on .buy with $4.6M purchase

Amazon now owns the .buy top-level domain. How exactly the company will use it remains to be seen.

6 hours agoMobileby

3D tech startup Mantis Vision unveils tablet for creating 3D content

The Israel-based company -- which has also partnered with Google on its Project Tango devices -- announces another tablet, with the goal of advancing 3D technology.

16 hours agoSecurityby

Tim Cook explains Apple's privacy policies in open letter

Apple publishes new webpage that explains how it handles its users' personal information and government requests for that information.

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Uber, Lyft reportedly sinking San Francisco taxi business

Taxi use in the city has tumbled by 65 percent over the last year -- much of this is attributed to the growing use of ride-sharing services.

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Amazon unveils new 2014 Kindle Fire tablets (pictures)

Amazon's new slate of 2014 Kindle Fire tablets starts with a $99 6-inch model and tops out with an 8.9-incher that the company bills as its most powerful model to date.

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Are we all here because of a black hole?

While we typically think of black holes as death pits from which nothing can escape, recent studies suggest black holes play a pivotal role in creating stars. Could one have created our sun?

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Disable lock screen app suggestions on iOS 8

Not fond of random apps being recommended to you on your iPhone or iPad's lock screen? CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to disable one of iOS 8's creepiest features.

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Pioneer Sound Base: Powerful sound under your TV

The Pioneer Sound Base delivers some of the best sound we've heard from an affordable pedestal-style sound stand.

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A stranger in my bed: Testing the Wakie app

Crave's Michael Franco spends a week getting woken up by people from all over the world, and the results are eye-opening.

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HTC Nexus 9 to debut October 16, rumor says

The rumored time frame matches up with previous launches of major Android releases.

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Motorola's Moto X (2014) is a premium, customizable winner

In addition to its Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor, 1080p display, and 13-megapixel camera, Motorola's second-gen Moto X features custom design options that now include leather backings.

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