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Best wireless routers of 2014

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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ZyXel Homeplug AV2 Gigabit Powerline Adapter Starter Kit (PLA5206KIT)

The ZyXel Homeplug AV2 Gigabit Powerline Adapter Starter Kit is currently the fastest way to extend a network to a place in your home where your Wi-Fi signal can't reach.

September 25, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 25, 2014
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Meet Matchstick, Mozilla's $25 Chromecast alternative

Is the world big enough for another streaming Internet dongle? Mozilla and Matchstick sure hope so, as they announce the first Firefox OS device that's not a smartphone.

By September 30, 2014

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Conan: iPhone 6 gone soft? There's stiff competition

Insisting that men cannot be seen with a bent iPhone, Conan O'Brien reveals that Samsung offers a firmer alternative.

By September 26, 2014

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SoftBank, not Mayer, should run Yahoo, investor says

Alternative Investment Management & Research pictures a Yahoo-SoftBank merger, with the latter's CEO running the combined company.

By September 30, 2014

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LibreOffice makes its case as open source alternative to MS Office

Newest release of open source suite comes as LibreOffice now claims 80 million active users around the world.

By July 30, 2014

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No good alternative for Aereo cord cutters without antennas

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why the Supreme Court's Aereo decision was bad for those who've ditched traditional TV service.

By July 18, 2014

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With faster Chrome browser, Google offers an Android alternative

On mobile devices, the Web hasn't lived up to its promise of a universal programming foundation. Google is trying to change that.

By June 26, 2014

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LG G Pro vs. iPhone 5S? Alternative brackets to March Madness

There's still time to jump into geeky tournament brackets featuring battles between "Star Wars" characters, smartphones, PBS personalities, and sci-fi franchises.

By March 19, 2014

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Flappy Bird alternatives take wing in app flap

Flappy Bird has flapped its last, pulled from app stores after getting gamers in a flap.

By February 10, 2014

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Back up your Schemer data and use these alternatives

Schemer, the location- and idea-based app by Google, will be shutting down very soon. It's time to pack up your data and move on to an app that is more stable and more useful.

By January 31, 2014