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Want cheaper wireless service? Patience is a virtue

CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how three key phenomena could reshape the wireless industry in the next few years and pave the way for more-affordable mobile services.

By May 24, 2015

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Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By May 26, 2015

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Chris Pratt goes on Facebook to apologize in advance for 'Jurassic World' press tour

Knowing that he might very well spout nonsense as hundreds of journalists ask him inane questions, the actor gives advance warning.

By May 23, 2015

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The smart card: Apple Pay competitor or simple stopgap?

Mobile payments is a crowded industry, but is one card for storing all your credit cards more practical than we think?

By May 25, 2015

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Move over, Siri. Cortana is coming to the iPhone

Microsoft's smart assistant Cortana is expanding beyond Windows, Twitter's Periscope is rising on Android, and Amazon is getting crafty with competition for Etsy.

By May 26, 2015

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How to coil your own charging cords

This neat trick turns just about any straight cable into a clutter-reducing coiled one.

By May 27, 2015

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Monster Central Power Control Kit

The Monster Central Power Control Kit sits behind the competition on features, making its $140 price point completely outlandish.

By February 19, 2015

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Amazon Prime, now with free same-day deliveries

The e-commerce company announces free same-day shipping on over 1 million items in 14 metro areas across the US.

By May 28, 2015

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Apple's Jony Ive promoted to chief design officer

Ive will focus on designing retail stores and the company's new campus, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced in a company memo.

By May 25, 2015

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Virtual reality wants to rule video games. Here's who will rule VR

Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.

By May 22, 2015