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Apple Watch has tattoo trouble, Apple confirms

Got a tattoo on your wrist? You could find it difficult to get an Apple Watch to track your heart rate. It's all about the way the ink blocks light from built-in sensors.

By May 1, 2015

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How fear and self-preservation are driving a cyber arms race

Silicon Valley is pouring more money into Internet security companies than ever before.

By May 2, 2015

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Could Google's Project Fi be cable's answer to wireless?

Google's technology could pave the way for the cable providers to finally get wireless right.

By May 2, 2015

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For Tim Cook, protecting consumers' online privacy is also personal

In a speech at Obama's cybersecurity summit, the Apple CEO says sacrificing a right to privacy can have dire consequences. Cook, who came out as gay last year, adds that's true especially in a world where people aren't treated equally and face discrimination based on personal information.

February 13, 2015

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Apple's a hot ticket for China's 'luxury consumers'

The Hurun Research Institute says iPhones and other Apple gadgets are the most popular gifts among China's wealthy, beating out luxury brands like Louis Vuitton and Chanel.

By January 29, 2015

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YouTube Kids app goes overboard with ads, consumer groups charge

The "hyper-commercialized" YouTube Kids teems with ad tactics deemed illegal on television, watchdogs say -- and they want the FTC to take action.

By April 7, 2015

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Amazon fluffs up its cloud services for consumers

The e-commerce company unveils two new Amazon Cloud Drive plans to give you remote storage for your photos and files.

By March 26, 2015

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Apple Watch to arrive in April. Will consumers buy it?

Apple finally releases details of its much anticipated smartwatch at an event Monday morning in San Francisco. Apple Watch prices range from $349 to upwards of $10,000 and will go on sale on April 24. But the question remains whether consumers even want this product and are willing to spend the money. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.

By March 9, 2015

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Samsung, Oculus plan consumer virtual reality launch in 2015

Oculus executive says the company is planning to sell the Gear VR mobile device headsets with the next set of Samsung products.

By March 4, 2015

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Wireless auction was a 'disaster' for consumers, T-Mobile chief says

John Legere, leader of the third-largest wireless carrier in the US, is now calling on the US to change the way the auction is run.

By February 18, 2015