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charging

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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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The Samsung Galaxy S6 just killed two of my favorite Android features

The Galaxy S5 and earlier Galaxy smartphones had replaceable batteries and storage expansion slots. But the new GS6 says goodbye to that flexibility in favor of a sleeker design.

By March 1, 2015

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Charge me up, Scotty! Qualcomm's WiPower in action

Forget placing your phone perfectly on a pad. We demo wireless charging that frees you from cords -- and constraints.

By February 24, 2015

Review

Nokia Wireless Charging Plate DT-903

If you like the idea of a Qi charger that informs you of alerts, the costlier Nokia Wireless Charging Plate is one-of-a-kind, though I'd save my money for an even smarter second attempt.

By February 2, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 2, 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 to transfer any media file to your iOS device

Using the Mac app Waltr you can transfer any type of video or music file to your iOS device without the need for a companion iOS app.

By March 2, 2015

Editors' Take

ChargePoint Home

ChargePoint, one of the biggest players in the electric car charging, wants into your garage with the announcement of the ChargePoint Home.

By January 7, 2015

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IKEA to sell furniture that can wirelessly charge your phone

You'll be able to drop a compatible smartphone on your IKEA nightstand for a quick charge.

By February 28, 2015

Review

JBL Charge 2

The JBL Charge 2 is an attractive, sturdy portable Bluetooth speaker with strong battery life and the power to juice up your gadgets, but its decent sound is held back by uneven performance.

By December 15, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 15, 2014
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Magnetic fields make wireless charging a whole lot cooler (hands-on)

Soon, we'll see a type of wireless charging that will let you power up a whole lot of devices at once, from an ordinary surface. CNET sat down with Qualcomm for a hands-on look.

By February 26, 2015