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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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Net neutrality a reality: FCC votes to bring Internet under utility-style rules

In a 3-2 vote, the agency decides to apply the same rules that govern telephone service to broadband, with the hope that it ensures the fair and equal treatment of all traffic on the Internet.

By February 26, 2015

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'The Interview' online release: Industry revolution or total fluke?

By releasing the controversial film on the Internet before it hits theaters, Sony has turned the comedy into Hollywood's first mainstream testbed for delivering movies straight to your home.

By December 26, 2014

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Aereo bankruptcy auction fetches less than $2 million

An attorney for the defunct streaming-TV service calls the results disappointing. The company had expected to bring in anywhere from $4 million to $31.2 million.

By February 26, 2015

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Apple said to be taking on Spotify with new Beats service

The giant reportedly plans to "deeply integrate" Beats into iOs, iTunes and Apple TV and offer a plan for $7.99 a month, according to 9 to 5 Mac.

By February 4, 2015

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Roku still tops as sales of streaming-media players rise

Ten percent of US households with a broadband connection purchased a streaming-media device in the first nine months of this year, already matching last year's tally.

By December 2, 2014

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Sony clears major hurdle to Internet TV with Viacom channels

Sony's fully online TV service -- the first of its kind -- is coming, but it's no cable killer yet. It seals a big deal for Viacom channels like Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and MTV.

By September 10, 2014

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NFL brings the gridiron to YouTube

Just in time for the Super Bowl, the league launches a YouTube channel and unveils a new partnership with YouTube's parent Google.

By January 26, 2015

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Mark your calendars: FCC to hold Net neutrality vote on Feb. 26

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler announces the date to a CES crowd, indicating that the proposal on the table will include reclassifying broadband as a utility.

By January 7, 2015

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The Amazon Circus: All the world's a stage in today's media disputes

Here's a snapshot of the high-profile hubbub between those who make art and the online firms that sell it.

By November 14, 2014