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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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Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U Dual-band Wireless Gigabit Router

The hefty price aside, the Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U is the most complete 802.11ac router to date, capable of satisfying all your home networking needs.

By August 1, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014
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Microsoft Band

Microsoft Band is an ambitious first crack at a smart health wearable that throws in a ton of features and cross-platform support, but it's just not as easy to use or as functional as it should be.

By November 12, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating November 12, 2014
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Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router

For advanced and professional users, the Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router is worth every penny thanks to its stellar performance, solid build, and bounty of useful features.

By September 26, 2013

4.5 stars Editors' rating September 26, 2013
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Appliance Science: The illuminating physics behind LED lights

LED lights are the latest thing in home lighting, using less energy and lasting longer than their incandescent cousins. How do they work? Find out in the latest installment of Appliance Science.

By November 18, 2014

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Fitbit Charge, aka the Fitbit Force resurrected: a solid fitness band you should wait on

The Charge tracks steps and sleep, and does it well, but you really should wait for the heart-rate-tracking version next year. Here's why.

By November 20, 2014

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Fitness band market to shrink amid Apple Watch effect

Tech research firm Gartner also says the number of smartwatch shipments will quadruple next year to 40 million, with as many as half coming from Apple.

By November 18, 2014

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Plant-based gel can stop traumatic bleeding in seconds

Biotech startup Suneris has developed a plant-based polymer it says functions like "Lego building blocks for the body," drastically reducing the amount of time it takes to stop a wound from bleeding.

By November 20, 2014

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Microsoft Band aims high to be the smartest fitness band around, with mixed results

We really wanted to love the Microsoft Band, but right now this feature-packed band's mix of GPS, notifications and workout training is imperfect.

By November 12, 2014

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Apple Watch a step closer as WatchKit arrives

Ahead of the Apple Watch's launch next year, developers are invited to start building the apps that will make the device tick.

By November 18, 2014

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A first look at Microsoft Band, a complete $199 fitness smartwatch (hands-on)

All-day heart rate tracking, UV sensors, downloadable workouts, sleep analysis, plus weather, Twitter, Facebook, and Starbucks: and it works on Windows, Android and iOS. Pretty impressive, Microsoft.

By October 30, 2014