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Microsoft, Asus deal combines Android patents, Office bundling

Commentary: Is Microsoft making Office software and services part of its patent-licensing negotiation terms? A new deal between Microsoft and Asus points in that direction.

By October 2, 2015


Google's Nexus event: Join us at 8:30 a.m. PT (live blog)

The search giant is hosting an event in San Francisco, where it is expected to show off new hardware, including Nexus smartphones and Chromecast streaming-media devices.

By September 29, 2015


One spec Apple didn't improve in iPhone 6S: Battery life

Commentary: The one thing many people wanted in the next iPhone was better battery life. They didn't get it.

By September 10, 2015


Meet the only US presidential candidate promising immortality

Commentary: CNET's Eric Mack speaks with Transhumanist Party candidate Zoltan Istvan about America's cyborg future and finds himself hesitant to join the borg so soon.

By September 26, 2015


Embracing Android, BlackBerry may finally put its BB10 software out of its misery

The smartphone manufacturer, poised to launch the Android-powered Priv, is laying the groundwork to scrap its own troubled software.

By September 25, 2015


The iPhone 6S siren call: How a curious Android user resists switching

Commentary: CNET's Stephen Shankland has nothing against the iPhone itself. It's Apple's control over its ever-broader product suite that leaves him leery.

By September 23, 2015


Should we ban sex robots? Some scientists say yes, I say no

Commentary: Sexbots are no longer just sci-fi fantasies. While some scientists worry they're leading us down a dangerous path, CNET's Bonnie Burton is more concerned for the robots themselves.

By September 21, 2015


See the pope's US visit in VR, with one (really annoying) catch

Commentary: Pope Francis isn't a fan of unfettered capitalism, but that doesn't mean capitalists won't capitalize on his visit.

By September 23, 2015


Apple should kill the 16GB iPhone, but it probably won't

Commentary: While nearly all other high-end smartphones now offer 32GB of storage by default, Apple's entry-level model starts at 16GB. And that feels less adequate with each passing month.

By September 5, 2015


Phones with ultra high-res 4K screens are serious overkill. Seriously

Commentary: If super high-resolution screens are arguably unnecessary for your 65-inch TV, they're just about useless for your 5.5-inch phone.

By September 2, 2015