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Why Sprint can't hit the gas on cheaper plans...yet

CNET talks to Sprint CEO Dan Hesse on why he has to be deliberate about any potential pricing moves.

With EA Access, Microsoft revives Xbox One vision

It's been more than a year since Microsoft began course-correcting its vision for the Xbox One. With the EA Access subscription service, the company has a way to salvage it.

Diver's delight: From oil rig to fish haven

The Rigs to Reefs program has transformed 450 oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico into reefs that host teeming fish populations. CNET Road Trip 2014 dove a rig for an up-close look.

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Dimmer-free dimming with the Nanoleaf Bloom LED

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