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Your next phone could have USB Type-C (and that's a good thing)

These powerful, reversible charging ports are all the rage, and are coming to a phone near you. Here's everything you need to know as new USB-C phones trickle out.

By July 26, 2015

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Google I/O 2015

All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.

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Fire Phone one year later: Why Amazon's smartphone flamed out

The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.

By July 24, 2015

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Apple Numbers

The new Numbers is a marked improvement over previous versions on iOS with more templates and collaboration tools, but the Mac version still needs work.

By November 20, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 20, 2013
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A parent's dilemma: Replacing the family iPad on the cheap

CNET's Marguerite Reardon helps a busy working mother figure out how not to break the bank when a work-issued iPad has to go back.

By July 25, 2015

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Google Maps for iOS

With its iOS Maps app, Google sets the standard for what mobile navigation should be and more.

By December 13, 2012

4.5 stars Editors' rating December 13, 2012
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Apple iPhone 5S

The iPhone 5S is not a required upgrade, but it's easily the fastest and most advanced Apple smartphone to date.

By September 17, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 17, 2013
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Apple Maps

Apple Maps now has functional turn-by-turn navigation and gorgeous 3D Flyover features, but lack of public transit directions, shoddy details on maps, and distorted 3D views in some areas make this app mostly unusable until there's an update.

By September 25, 2012

2.5 stars Editors' rating September 25, 2012
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For startups in Vietnam, independence has its challenges

Road Trip 2015: The second half of a two-part series about Vietnam's startup scene takes a deeper look at some rare success stories and how the country is fostering -- and hindering -- its homegrown tech community.

By July 27, 2015

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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By June 2, 2015

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Oh, Apple. Did you have to?

Apple's Earth Day ad, squarely aimed at Samsung, undercuts Apple's sincerity in dealing with the environment. But some may love seeing a little arrogance back in Apple's ads.

By April 22, 2014