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Samsung's next big thing: Gaining street cred in Silicon Valley

The Korean electronics giant has been making a big push in California over the past couple years. CNET lays out its successes -- and what it still needs to do.

By November 10, 2014

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'Future Past' at last: The X-Men film I've been waiting for

CNET’s Roger Cheng explains why he’s emotionally attached to the X-Men franchise and whether "DOFP" holds up as a worthy sequel. Caution: mild spoilers ahead.

By May 15, 2014

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Science shows men how to dance sexily

Researchers in the UK decide to make 3D animations of males dancing, then show the results to women. Oh, the things they discovered about knee and wrist movements.

By March 25, 2014

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Disney deal blazes trail for a Dish without the dish

analysis Dish Network's deal with Disney sacrifices AutoHop, but it does more than just keep ESPN and gain access to more mobile-video apps: It slings Dish into the lead for full-on Web TV.

By March 4, 2014

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New Samsung Galaxy S4 music video ad targets creeps

Do you follow girls around and take their photo without permission? You'll love the Galaxy S4, Samsung implies in this alarming new ad.

By May 23, 2013

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Manti Te'o's fake girlfriend was born and died on social media

The hoax about the death of the famous football player's girlfriend was wholly constructed on the Internet, but it was those same online tools that left a trail that also revealed the truth.

By January 16, 2013

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Inside Microsoft's courtship of phone developers

In the second part of a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Windows Phone 7, CNET's Ina Fried looks at Microsoft's efforts to woo app makers.

By October 4, 2010

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Twitter reportedly mulled acquiring photo app

Microblogging site showed interest in the Camera+ app but never made an official offer for its maker, sources tell Bloomberg.

By May 1, 2012

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ACCC set to approve Foxtel, Austar merger: report

According to a report in The Australian, the acquisition of Austar by Foxtel is set to be approved today by the competition commission, the ACCC.

By March 6, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud 1549: Bartz puts $10 million in the swear jar (Podcast)

On today's show, it's cloudy with a chance of downtime at Microsoft and Google both (I call it a "cloudage," geddit?). A new Facebook app is letting you dedicate your status updates to victims of 9/11, which we love. And Sprint is hoping to grab iPhone 5 customers with 1. the iPhone 5 and 2. unlimited data plans for iPhone 5. And the coolest pair of Nikes ever.

By September 9, 2011