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Is it possible to record the world's best-sounding music without a mountain of gear?

Todd Garfinkle's company, MA Recordings, makes astonishing-sounding albums of brilliant music with not much more than a pair of microphones and a recorder.

By September 13, 2014

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Create a retro game console with the Raspberry Pi

Play classic games like Super Mario Bros., Sonic the Hedgehog, Space Invaders, and more with this fun do-it-yourself project.

By March 6, 2014

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Select a startup disk in OS X

Accessing the boot menu in OS X is a simple key press, though in some cases it requires specific timing in order to work.

By February 19, 2014

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Will phone makers follow Apple's lead on fingerprint tech?

Apple has often popularized new features for its gadgets that rivals later decided to adopt. We'll soon see if history repeats itself.

By September 19, 2013

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My Best Tech Gift Ever: Meeting James 'Scotty' Doohan

What's even better than a Magnavox HeadStart 500 with a CD-ROM drive? For CNET's Jeff Sparkman, it's getting the chance to meet a geek icon.

By December 4, 2012

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Check a used Mac's condition before purchasing

If you are considering purchasing a used Mac, here are some ways to find out if its hardware is running properly.

By November 26, 2012

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Manage errant mice in OS X

Though rare, sometimes mice may stop clicking or otherwise behaving properly after updates or other events.

By October 29, 2012

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Feds charge Paul Ceglia with defrauding Facebook

The man who claimed ownership of half of Facebook could face up to 40 years in prison.

By October 26, 2012

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Behind the scenes with a Google trusted photographer

Businesses across the world are being photographed as part of Google's mapping and Street View services. We spoke with a Google trusted photographer about how these images are taken.

By September 19, 2012

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Parallels update brings Retina Display support

Taking advantage of Apple's new displays, this update offers smoother text and image rendering when running virtualized operating systems.

By July 11, 2012