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Surface 2 design changes make it more difficult to crack open and repair

Bill Detwiler cracks open the Surface 2 and finds a redesigned interior that makes the tablet difficult and time-consuming to open and repair.

By Nov. 23, 2013

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YouTube strives to crack down on comment spam

The new YouTube comment system opened the door to more spam. So what has YouTube done to stem the tide?

By Nov. 26, 2013

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Verizon iPhone users get a crack at Isis Mobile Wallet

Verizon Wireless is now offering a special NFC-enabled case for iPhone customers so they can use the Isis Mobile Wallet, which leverages NFC technology for tap-and-go payments via smartphones.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Can you really crack the Kwikset Kevo?

The CNET Appliances team investigates a potential security flaw in Kwikset's new smart lock.

By Nov. 1, 2013

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'Blue Waters' supercomputer helps crack HIV code

Researchers say they have determined the precise chemical structure of the HIV capsid, a protein shell that protects HIV's genetic material and enables it to debilitate the immune system.

By May. 29, 2013

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More work ahead in Apple, Samsung antitheft crack attack

The results of attempts to crack the antitheft security on Apple's iOS 7 and Samsung's Galaxy S4 Lojack system are still being compiled.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Feds crack down on mobile-phone spammers

Federal Trade Commission files complaints over the sending of 180 million unwanted text messages that tried to lure people to Web sites and prompt them to give up personal information.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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High-tech listening lets police crack down on 4th of July gunfire

In many American cities this Fourth of July, ShotSpotter hears and pinpoints each and every bang -- gunshots as well as illegal fireworks.

By Jul. 3, 2013

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Gawker raises $200K to buy video of Toronto mayor allegedly smoking crack

This Indiegogo campaign has met a drug dealer's price for a video purporting to show Rob Ford getting high. But with the dealer incommunicado and police reportedly looking into a killing, we may not see the footage.

By May. 27, 2013

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U.S. State Department latest to crack down on 3D-printed guns

The State Department demands that Defense Distributed, which has created a series of 3D files used to print firearms, take down the files because they could violate export restrictions.

By May. 9, 2013