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Road Trip 2013

CNET's Daniel Terdiman this year travels through the Midwest for his annual Road Trip adventure.

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NY AG's report: 72 percent of studied Airbnb listings seem illegal

New York's attorney general releases a report detailing the impact of short-term rentals on New York City. Airbnb says the conclusions "rely on incomplete and outdated information."

By October 16, 2014

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Philips comes full circle with massive bet on lighting and health-tech

The 123-year-old Dutch company has ruthlessly cut ties with TV, audio, and the categories that have made it most famous. Can an ageing population put this venerable firm back on top?

By October 10, 2014

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Droppi rains down toys, treats on your pet while you're away

Your pampered pet could have a new reason to get excited while you're gone. The Droppi delivers treats and toys based on a timer.

By October 9, 2014

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Ray Ozzie's new app reimagines the phone call

One of Bill Gates' all-time favorite programmers is back after pondering the hypothetical: What would people do if the phone had never been invented before the Internet came along?

By September 22, 2014

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Race to gigabit Internet service takes off

Four years after the National Broadband Plan, communities and carriers are deploying next-gen infrastructure that will bring gigabit speed Internet to homes, universities, and businesses.

By August 31, 2014

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Smartphone innovation: Where we're going next (Smartphones Unlocked)

Smartphone advancements are on the edge of transforming in some crazy ways, but it isn't like you think.

By April 13, 2013

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Amazon's big bet: How a smartphone intensifies war with Apple, Google

The online retailer treads into new territory that will test its strategy of selling products at cost.

By June 16, 2014

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Mobile first, cloud first: Microsoft looks to the future

Microsoft comes to Computex to lay out its plan for the Windows platform and a ​common experience across multiple devices.

By June 4, 2014

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Motorola: A love story

For years, Crave's Eric Mack has been one of a rare breed, a true "Motorola Man." Now his commitment is being threatened by a trans-Pacific marriage with Lenovo. Will love win out in the end?

By May 12, 2014

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Samsung to jury: You can't copy iPhone features that aren't in the iPhone

Samsung argues it didn't copy Apple's patents because Google created the tech first -- says it doesn't "owe Apple a nickel," let alone the $2.2 billion in damages Apple is seeking.

By April 29, 2014