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Waiting for the Apple Watch: A less than luxury experience

The Apple Watch rollout hasn't been the smoothest experience, with buyers facing long shipping delays and confusion about how to actually buy the device, which was released Friday.

By April 24, 2015

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Apple earnings: It's still all about the iPhone

People may be curious about the Apple Watch, which got delivered to customers around the world on April 24. But when it comes to money, Apple's first wearable won't even be a blip in its financials.

By April 26, 2015

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How Net neutrality helped kill the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger

Comcast's $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable is officially dead, and the companies may have the fiery Net neutrality debate that raged this past year to blame.

By April 26, 2015

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Comcast calls off Time Warner Cable merger

Scrutiny from regulators proves too much for a proposed $45 billion deal to combine the two biggest US cable operators. However, the merger frenzy may start back up, thanks to Charter Communications.

By April 24, 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