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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

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Speak, toy! Welcome to the age of chatting with your teddy bear

Elemental Path and ToyTalk hope to pioneer interactive toys. But will kids and parents want Internet-connected Barbies and dinosaurs?

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

Review

Canary Smart Home Security Device

Canary is packed with solid hardware, but it doesn't add up to a device we'd want to depend on.

By April 4, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating April 4, 2015
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Mozilla overhauls Firefox smartphone plan to focus on quality, not cost

After its $25 phones fail to dent the dominance of Google and Apple, the Firefox backer will try to compete using technological superiority -- and maybe by adding key Android apps, too.

By May 22, 2015

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Microsoft's Windows app stores still 'cesspool' of copyright infringement

The software maker is struggling to make sure its online stores are clean, well-lighted places for apps, even as it readies the update to its Windows operating system.

By May 22, 2015

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How accurate is the Apple Watch's step counter? We tested it against 13 competitors to find out.

CNET's Dan Graziano tested the step and distance accuracy of the Apple Watch. See how it stacks up against the competition.

By May 19, 2015

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5 things to expect at Google I/O

Google's developer conference is coming up fast. Based on Google's officially released schedule, here's what we expect to see at the show.

By May 21, 2015

Editors' Take

iDevices Switch

This connected power plug will be one of the first devices to support Apple's HomeKit smart home interface and developer kit for iOS.

By January 5, 2015

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Google Cardboard, Version 2: How VR and AR could take off at Google I/O

Google's already gotten its feet wet in virtual and augmented reality. Could this year be the next big step?

By May 25, 2015