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​Apple, Microsoft, Sony sell smartphone patents for $900M

The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors.

By December 23, 2014

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The peculiar star of the Sony hack: Email

The massive hack has raised questions about First Amendment rights, privacy and cyberwarfare. But there's a subtler issue at play when we look at all the news stories that have come from hacked inboxes: Why do we put this stuff in email?

By December 21, 2014

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Apple's 2015: Building on an already huge 2014

Here are seven things we could see from Apple in the coming year, ranging from services to new, bigger iPads.

By December 23, 2014

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Razor E300 electric scooter offers nothing but the basics (pictures)

Razor's simple E300 electric scooter can handle adult riders, but its lack of a charge indicator or lights makes it little more than a toy.

8 Images By November 25, 2014

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FCC chairman on schools: Basic connectivity is now inadequate

Chairman Tom Wheeler makes his case for higher-speed Internet access in schools, proposing a plan to increase the monthly fee in phone bills by 16 cents to cover new investment.

By November 17, 2014

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Facebook gets down to Privacy Basics for simplicity's sake

The giant social network refreshes its data policy to make it shorter and less complicated, leading the way with a new how-to and tips guide.

By November 13, 2014

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Future-forward tablets: Looking toward 2015

To make up for a lackluster 2014, we're expecting tablets in 2015 to bring it up a notch.

By December 22, 2014

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5 things you're doing wrong with your fitness tracker

Own an activity tracker? Make sure you aren't making any of these mistakes.

By December 23, 2014

Review

ZTE Grand X (Cricket Wireless)

The ZTE Grand X will satisfy your basic smartphone needs, but the carrier has better prepaid handsets at the same price, if not cheaper.

By December 19, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating December 19, 2014

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Amazon Basics vs. Monoprice: Which HDMI cable to buy?

Both AmazonBasics and Monoprice offer far better HDMI cable prices than any brick-and-mortar store. Between these two, which one is cheaper? We take a look.

By August 11, 2014