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Y2K

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​Internet's security bug tracker faces its 'Y2K' moment

From critical exploits to the tiniest bug, many security holes receive a tracking number through the US government. The system is being revamped to handle the ever-growing number of bugs, but the cure could create problems of its own.

By September 16, 2014

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Y2K glitch orders 14K deceased men to join the military draft

Is the US recruiting a zombie army? No, it just appears an Y2K bug temporarily resurfaced.

By July 10, 2014

Editors' Take

MSI GS60 2PE Ghost Pro 4K Edition

Featuring a magnesium-lithium alloy chassis, the Intel-powered gaming notebook from MSI is indeed drool-worthy in both specs and design.

June 3, 2014

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Vivo Xplay 3S

The distinction of having the first smartphone with ultra HD resolution goes to Chinese phone-maker Vivo's Xplay 3S from this past December.

February 4, 2014

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NBA 2K14 for iOS

Sadly, NBA 2K14 is better left on consoles, offering only simple controls for iOS, poorly programmed announcers, and repetitive gameplay.

October 3, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating October 3, 2013

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Acer Liquid S2

The Acer Liquid S2 is a new 6-inch rival to the Samsung Galaxy Note that brings both 4G data connection and ultra-high-definition 4K video.

September 2, 2013

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NBA 2K13

NBA 2K13 is the best arcade 5-on-5 basketball game on a smartphone, and it looks pretty good. But bad controls, graphical glitches, and several other issues make the $7.99 price tag way too high.

October 4, 2012

2.5 stars Editors' rating October 4, 2012

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NBA 2K13 Dynasty Edition (Xbox 360)

NBA 2K13 redefines what it means to improve upon a sports game year over year.

October 2, 2012

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Sony doesn't believe 2K screens are worth the battery trade-off

Sony says the decision not to feature 2K screens on its smartphones is a deliberate choice and is beneficial for consumers.

By September 5, 2014

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Will Conficker be Y2K redux?

IT security experts are bracing for the unexpected as the clock counts down to Conficker's expected launch. Then again, it could be much ado about nothing, as CNET News' Elinor Mills explains.

By March 31, 2009