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The perfect password? You've put your finger on it

From CNET Magazine: Fingerprint readers, which are more convenient and more secure than passcodes, could finally do away with the weakest link in almost any security system.

By August 31, 2015

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Naming babies after Darth Vader is more common than you realize

Did Anakin Skywalker have to go to the dark side? Some parents seem to think they can raise happier kids with the same name.

By August 24, 2015

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What do Edward Snowden and Elton John have in common? Crustaceans

A newly discovered crayfish gets named after the NSA leaker and an amphipod after the singer of "Crocodile Rock." Now whose name are we going to use when we find a new species of crocodile?

By August 26, 2015

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Bezos says Amazon's drones will be as common as mail trucks

Technically Incorrect: Amazon's CEO says he doesn't measure drone delivery's arrival in months. He does say, though, that he expects the service to be ubiquitous.

By August 16, 2015

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7 common iOS problems and how to fix them (pictures)

A guide for troubleshooting some of the most common and frustrating error messages seen on your iPhone or iPad.

8 Images By July 2, 2015

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Get a 500GB Samsung SSD for $149.99

From the Cheapskate: This top-rated drive -- a perfect upgrade for laptops and desktops alike -- retails for $250.

By September 1, 2015

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Are your apps acting creepy? New approach to phone security could tip you off

Whether an app is malicious or simply using your data in a way you don't like, phones with a new Qualcomm chip will alert you.

By August 31, 2015

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Camera-accessory maker Spider Holster rethinks the common hand strap

The SpiderPro Hand Strap fixes several design problems to give you a more secure grip and a better fit.

By May 1, 2015

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Buster + Punch classes up the common light bulb (pictures)

The drool-worthy Buster Bulb from Buster + Punch might be the slickest-looking light bulb we've ever laid eyes upon.

12 Images By April 6, 2015

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Bringing your own smartphone to Verizon: What you need to know

CNET's Marguerite Reardon says the wireless industry is offering more choices for how you buy devices and gives her advice on figuring out what works best for you.

By August 28, 2015