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Why I changed my mind about ad-blocking software

From the Cheapskate: Ads are a necessary evil of the Web, and the truth is they're just not that evil, especially if they conform to AdBlock's Acceptable Ads guidelines.

By October 2, 2015


How can you prevent sexual assault? Web comic 'game' has advice

With this choose-your-own-adventure online comic, students discover how their decisions can ignite or diffuse uncomfortable sexual situations.

By June 3, 2015


Kermit's advice for newly discovered look-alike frog: 'Shorten your name'

In an official statement from Disney, the famous frog reacts to a new species that looks just like him, and offers some wisdom to his new doppelganger.

By April 23, 2015


Aziz Ansari turns to Reddit for dating advice in his new book 'Modern Romance'

In his first book, the "Parks and Rec" star takes a look at relationships in the age of social media, dating apps and sexting.

By March 31, 2015


Five Android apps that prolong your smartphone's battery life

This collection of apps will not only extend the life of your handset, but could also improve its overall performance.

By September 26, 2015


Do better, smart ovens: 5 smart features we want to cook with

It's been challenging for manufacturers to figure out how much technology and connectivity to cram into the ordinary oven.

By October 1, 2015


How to delete a hard-drive partition on a Mac

It's time to remove the partition you created for the public beta of OS X El Capitan.

By October 1, 2015


Understanding the fine print on Apple's iPhone Upgrade Program

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon examines where and how phones bought through Apple's iPhone Upgrade Program can be used.

By September 23, 2015


Apple's iPhone upgrade program: What you need to know

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon looks into Apple's new program that lets customers upgrade their iPhone every year. How does it compare with similar plans from the big wireless carriers?

By September 12, 2015


Uber boosts driver pay in China as war with local rival revs up, report says

It can't sit still as Chinese competitor Didi Kuaidi makes bold moves. One way for Uber to get drivers' attention: Pay them big bonuses.

By September 28, 2015