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How I learned to stop worrying and love the BlackBerry Priv

Commentary: After three months with BlackBerry's first Android phone, this CNET editor reflects on what went well -- and what didn't.

By February 2, 2016

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Google Lunar XPrize

Eighteen teams are in a race to get to the moon, with a $30 million payoff. It's the Google Lunar XPrize, and we're giving you an inside look at how the teams are preparing for lift-off.

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GPS spelling mistake sends American the wrong way, and onto TV

Technically Incorrect: Noel Santillan rented a car on arrival in Iceland and spelled the name of his destination incorrectly. A long and fascinating journey ensued, and took him all the way to celebrity.

By February 4, 2016

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Feeling curious? Google's updated Search app delivers random facts

iPhone 6S and 6S Plus users can Force-touch their way to tiny tidbits of knowledge.

By February 3, 2016

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It's time to kill the cable box with apps

Commentary: A proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler calls for cable companies like Comcast to "unlock the set-top box." Unlocking isn't enough. The box should die, once and for all, and be replaced by apps.

By January 28, 2016

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What films? Sundance crowd can't wait to try virtual reality

This year's Sundance Film Festival saw an explosion of interest in VR. We chat with some of the festivalgoers strapping on a virtual-reality headset for the very first time.

By February 1, 2016

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These 11 free apps will get your resolutions back on track

Already wrecked your New Year's resolutions? These free Android and iOS apps will help reboot your resolve.

By January 28, 2016

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How to buy the best electric car

There's a lot to consider before buying your first electric car. Let's look at your choices.

By February 2, 2016

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​Locals upset at Google's Waze for sending traffic to their streets

LA residents complains that Waze creates congestion on roads once only known to those who live there.

By December 14, 2014

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SUHD, Super UHD, uLED, Quantum Dots and nits: What do they all mean?

It's a new year with a bunch of new TVs and plenty of confusing tech terms. Here's what they mean, and if they should matter to you.

By January 25, 2016

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Google+ Local hotel listings commandeered

For unknown reasons, more than 3,000 hotel Web site listings on Google+ Local now point to third-party booking sites.

By January 14, 2014