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Enemies of Apple Pay push for CurrentC

Retailers take sides in the battle of mobile payment technology, with some disabling NFC sensors in favor of an app that tracks customer data. Also, Amazon takes on Chromecast, and Fitbit launches new wristbands.

By October 27, 2014

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Enemies of Apple Pay push for CurrentC

Retailers take sides in the battle of mobile payment technology, with some shutting down NFC sensors to block Apple Pay and Google Wallet in favor of an app that tracks customer data. Also, Amazon takes on Chromecast, and Fitbit launches new wristbands.

By October 27, 2014

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Junko Junsui and Alfa-Arkiv: Behind the curtain of the insidious ARG

The ringleaders behind the ARG that started nearly 10 years ago with Junko Junsui step out from behind the curtain to tell CNET their story.

By December 11, 2014

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Prank quiz to sell Galaxy S4 asks 'enemy combatant' question

Britain's Carphone Warehouse sets up an instant win competition inside one of its London stores to launch Samsung's new phone. Oh, but it's not exactly real, especially the "enemy combatant" question.

By May 2, 2013

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Spotify to carriers: We don't need to be enemies

Carriers sometimes bridle at "over the top" companies that sell services relying on their mobile networks. Spotify's sales pitch is that it can help carriers with their business.

By October 24, 2013

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Microsoft likens Google to knucklehead, then changes its mind

A blog post, critical of Google Apps and written by a senior product manager at Microsoft, appears, and then disappears. But why?

By December 17, 2014

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In North Korea, hackers are the new elite

In the country dubbed the "Hermit Kingdom," just how do the cyberelite operate?

By December 6, 2014

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Google Glass impostor does nothing, but it's cheap

You can get the look of Google Glass without dropping $1,500. You won't get any functionality either, though you may manage to make a few enemies.

By October 27, 2014

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Why the new, nicer Apple?

CEO Tim Cook is pursuing a slightly more open, inclusive agenda. Is this a personal crusade? Or are there commercial advantages to be gained?

By November 2, 2014