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Safe and effective ways to use Siri

Want a hands-free solution to texting? Check out these useful tips about how to best use Siri when you're on the go.

By September 9, 2014

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New video apps create new effects

Seen your friends on social media sharing sped-up videos that look like they're on fast-forward? No, those aren't boo-boos. It's a new app from Instagram. CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains more about Hyperlapse and other novel video apps.

By September 5, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' with NES effects and music

Author George R.R. Martin writes on a DOS word processor, so it makes sense to watch "Game of Thrones" with a 8-bit soundtrack and sound effects, right?

By September 4, 2014

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Google buys cloud-based special-effects startup Zync

The search giant is bolstering its cloud service offerings by adding a company whose technology was used on films like "Star Trek: Into Darkness" and "Looper."

By August 26, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' effects reel shows VFX magic that built Westeros

See a before-and-after video that reveals how the stunning effects in "Game of Thrones" are put together, as CNET speaks to one of the VFX masters who helped craft the spectacular on-screen visuals.

By July 9, 2014

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Amazon Fire Phone packed with 3D effects

Amazon hopes the Fire Phone will stand out in a crowded market with head-tracking 3D effects and a smart shopping tool called Firefly. And Facebook wants its new Slingshot app to catch on with the Snapchat crowd.

By June 18, 2014

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Amazon Fire Phone packed with 3D effects

Amazon hopes the Fire Phone will stand out in a crowded market with head-tracking 3D effects and a smart shopping tool called Firefly. And Facebook wants its new Slingshot app to catch on with the Snapchat crowd.

By June 18, 2014

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How to take photos of smoke effects

Want to get started with smoke photography? Learn how with this tutorial. All you need is a dSLR, tripod and flash unit.

By June 3, 2014

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Create bokeh camera effects

Learn how to selectively focus your camera on a foreground subject while artistically blurring the background.

By May 23, 2014

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Take a hypnotic spin through 136 years of visual effects

It's a shame early visual-effects pioneers aren't alive today to see what they started, but you can. Take three minutes out for one dizzying ride through the evolution of VFX.

By May 15, 2014