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Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung's Galaxy Note 5 is excellent overall, and the only phone to buy if you want to write by hand. However, you'll pay a huge premium for a modest upgrade from last year's model, and less pricey competitors will satisfy many.

By August 19, 2015

4.5 stars Editors' rating August 19, 2015
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Best phones of 2015

Looking for phones? CNET editors' reviews of the best phones include product photos, video, and user reviews.

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Inside Google's master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.

By August 28, 2015

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East Palo Alto: Life on the other side of Silicon Valley's tracks

Wedged between techie territories like Palo Alto and Menlo Park, this once down-and-out California town is trying to turn itself around while still keeping its identity. We paid a visit on Road Trip 2015.

By August 31, 2015

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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda takes a step back from the horsepower arms race and builds a pure roadster that's fun to drive.

By July 28, 2015

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Modern Combat 5: Blackout

Even with its issues, Modern Combat 5: Blackout is still the best first-person shooter on smartphones and tablets.

By July 29, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 29, 2014
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Asus ZenFone 5

The ZenFone 5 is able to give other budget handsets such as Xiaomi's Redmi a challenge but in order to get the best from the phone, be sure to get the 2GB version to avoid any performance issues.

By May 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 13, 2014
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Bolt Power X-5 Mini

At a convenient size for luggage or leaving in a car, the Bolt Power X-5 Mini offers versatility in charging personal electronics and becomes essential in an automotive emergency kit.

By October 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating October 27, 2014
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Google, HTC vets turn to consumers to fund a cloud-based smartphone

Startup Nextbit launches its first smartphone as a Kickstarter project. Early commitments will nab the device, named "Robin," for $299.

By September 1, 2015

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What's coming and going on Netflix for September 2015

Lots of TV shows are arriving on Netflix, including the fifth season of "The Walking Dead." Find out what else is being added and which titles are disappearing soon.

By August 31, 2015

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2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata

The 2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata is an excellent driver's car that is best experienced without expensive bells and whistles. Skip the options and just enjoy the ride.

By August 14, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 14, 2014