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Tips, news, how-tos, and troubleshooting help for the iPhone.

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Quirky Refuel

Quirky's latest crowd-sourced gadget, the Refuel, brings some intelligence to gas grilling by monitoring your fuel level. Of course, you can always lift the tank.

June 27, 2014

MSRP: $49.99

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Neato XV-21

The XV-21 is a great all-around robot vacuum and a viable Roomba alternative, but among Neatos, we'll stick with the brainier, similarly priced XV Signature Pro.

February 27, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 27, 2014
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Swarm

Swarm's sharp focus on enhancing and streamlining Foursquare's existing social features make it a must-download for existing users.

May 15, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating May 15, 2014

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Dash (Android)

Dash is a great system for frequent drivers wanting to monitor their gas usage and driving behaviors.

April 18, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating April 18, 2014

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Actiontec Wireless Network Extender Plus Powerline Network Adapter 500 Kit (PWR51WK01)

The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.

March 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 14, 2014
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Springpad (Android)

Springpad takes time to set up, but once you find how it works for you, it's a fantastic free tool for staying organized.

January 27, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating January 27, 2014

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How robots can help soldiers haul their heavy gear (pictures)

Lockheed's Squad Mission Support System is a prototype designed to assist combat units by autonomously hauling their gear. That's useful since the average soldier carries 130 pounds of gear.

12 Images By June 24, 2014

Editors' Take

Huawei Vision with Ray (Odin Mobile)

The Project Ray operating system can turn a modest Android phone like the Huawei Vision into a device for the seeing-impaired. Get CNET's first impressions of the reenvisioned smartphone here.

June 5, 2013

MSRP: $299.99

Review

Shadow Puppet for iOS

With a simple process that's incredibly easy to follow, Shadow Puppet is a must-have for quick slideshows with audio.

May 29, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 29, 2014

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Article

Do the eyes have it? How corneal reflections could help solve crimes

A study with implications for forensics shows that images reflected in bystanders' eyes could yield useful information, despite their low resolution.

By January 8, 2014