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Apple Music vs. Spotify: Is there a difference in sound quality?

The streaming-music wars are on, with Apple Music and Spotify now locked in a battle on price, features and artist selection. But how do they compare on sound quality? We put them head-to-head to find out.

By July 5, 2015

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NASA's New Horizons may be in trouble just days from Pluto

At the edge of our solar system, a spacecraft has put itself into safe mode, leaving it unable to gather groundbreaking new data on the famous former planet.

By July 5, 2015

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Fitbit Charge HR

Fitbit's Charge HR adds heart-rate tracking to an already solid fitness band at a great price, but all the kinks don't feel fully ironed out yet.

By January 29, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 29, 2015
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How Formula E can overtake F1 and help save the world

Find out why this electric racing series has a shot at becoming huge -- and how its technology could change the cars we drive for the better.

By July 3, 2015

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Aliens will look just like humans, says Cambridge professor

Technically Incorrect: Building on the principle of evolutionary convergence, an academic says it's likely that aliens will resemble us.

By July 2, 2015

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Late Oscar-winning composer James Horner honored in 8-bit tribute

CineFix puts together a touching tribute to James Horner, the late composer behind such blockbuster films as "Titanic," "Aliens" and "Avatar," in its customary retro gaming style.

By July 1, 2015

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Fitbit Surge

All-day heart-rate tracking is a step in the right direction, but the smart features aren't nearly smart enough and the fitness side of the Surge is too basic to justify the higher price.

By February 5, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating February 5, 2015
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Here's a pair of high-end yet affordable components from Schiit Audio

Schiit's cheap 'n' cheerful headphone amp and digital converter wow the Audiophiliac!

By July 4, 2015

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The four bits of metal that make Beats headphones feel less flimsy

Technically Incorrect: A teardown suggests that a third of the whole weight of Beats headphones is made up of pieces of metal that are there merely to make the 'phones feel sturdier.

By June 20, 2015

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Fitbit shares soar in opening day trading

Healthy demand for Fitbit's initial public offering is a sign that consumers will keep buying fitness bands even when they have the option to choose more feature-packed wearables like the Apple Watch.

By June 18, 2015