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Flying drone meets 3D printer, buzzwords hit critical mass

A new flying drone has been equipped with materials that harden to form a sticky foam, giving it potential applications in hard-to-reach areas.

By May 12, 2014

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HDR vs. HDR: Photo trick vs. TV feature

There's been some confusion as to what High Dynamic Range is when it comes to TVs. The same term is used in photography for an eye-catching hyper-realistic effect. That's not what the TV feature does. Here's the difference.

By April 1, 2015

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How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By December 16, 2014

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Smart home 101: A beginner's guide to all things automation

If you're new to the whole smart home thing, this is a good place to start.

By February 6, 2015

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New TV tech for 2015: Improving the LCD

Confused about quantum dots, HDR, MEMS and other new TV tech? Here's what all of 2015's TV buzzwords mean.

By January 27, 2015

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TVs at CES 2015 go beyond 4K

4K is already old hat. Rapidly falling prices are causing TV makers to push ever more elaborate features -- that's why Quantum Dots, HDR and curved, bendable and ultra-slim sets were so prominent this year.

By January 9, 2015

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8 overused buzzwords to avoid on your LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn has released this year's list of buzzwords used most often by members in their profiles. If any of them turn up on your profile, it may be time for a LinkedIn makeover.

By December 4, 2012

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AmazonBasics or Monoprice: what's the best deal on cheap HDMI cables?

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

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I flew a drone! Novice pilot doesn't even hurt anyone

Crave writer Rusty Blazenhoff enlisted in drone "flight school" this week and nervously piloted her first flying camera this week. See how it went.

By June 6, 2014

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Nadella summons Nietzsche in pledging pivot to the future

Microsoft's new CEO borrows a line from the famous 19th century German philosopher, saying the company will maintain "courage in the face of reality." And sell a lot of software while it's at it.

By April 24, 2014