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Seven TVs that defined 2014

If 2014 was the best of times for TVs, it was also the worst of times. The death of plasma, the birth of OLED. The emergence of 4K. And the dumbing down of smart TV. Join us for a tour, won't you?

By December 16, 2014

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The peculiar star of the Sony hack: Email

The massive hack has raised questions about First Amendment rights, privacy and cyberwarfare. But there's a subtler issue at play when we look at all the news stories that have come from hacked inboxes: Why do we put this stuff in email?

By December 21, 2014

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Instagram adds five new filters for subtle photo effects

An update to the popular photo-sharing and editing app brings a range of new filters, so you can Ludwig your festive turkey.

By December 16, 2014

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Fitness band market to shrink amid Apple Watch effect

Tech research firm Gartner also says the number of smartwatch shipments will quadruple next year to 40 million, with as many as half coming from Apple.

By November 18, 2014

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Turn off or tone down the translucent effect in Yosemite

The setting is a bit buried in System Preferences, but there is a way to reduce or remove Yosemite's translucence.

By November 14, 2014

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New Nintendo 3DS improvements are minor, but effective

New screen, new buttons, new analog stick, new console? Not quite. The "new" 3DS is a minor tweak, but a nice upgrade.

By October 15, 2014

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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