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Apple's touch-screen patent upheld by US Patent Office

So-called Steve Jobs patent reaffirmed after the Patent Office invalidated all 20 claims in the patent last December.

By October 17, 2013

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Crave giveaway: Laptop bag packed with CES 2013 swag

CNET staffers scoured this year's Consumer Electronics Show floor for gear they thought readers would like. Here's part one of our awesome-stuff-from-CES giveaway.

By January 18, 2013

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Kindle Fire vs. iPad 2 vs. Tab 8.9: Performance speeds

We pit the Amazon Kindle Fire against the iPad 2 and Galaxy Tab 8.9 in a battle to the performance death!

By November 15, 2011

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Amazon Silk: Weaving a new browser

One of the key features in Amazon's new tablet is a Web browser called Silk. Amazon says the exclusive software can render pages faster than competitors, and save battery life in the process.

By September 28, 2011

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Avast's virus lab relies on robust community

Avast has more active home users than any other security suite in the world. About 130 million people claim the Prague-based company as their preferred antivirus vendor, so CNET editor Seth Rosenblatt visited their headquarters to find out what makes them so trusted.

By June 26, 2011

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AVG's challenge: Getting people to protect themselves (Q&A)

AVG CEO J.R. Smith talks to CNET about the current malware landscape, how AVG is responding to it, and the challenge in getting the average person to keep themselves protected against the latest threats.

By October 6, 2010

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Growing pains afflict HTML5 standardization

Emotional disagreements between two groups are disrupting the creation of the high-profile standard at the heart of the next-generation Web.

By June 28, 2010

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Frequent Foursquare miles? Topguest checks in

The start-up, which launched as part of Internet Week New York, wants to work with hotel and travel companies to build loyalty programs through check-ins from services like Foursquare and Gowalla.

By June 11, 2010

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It's time to rethink the C-suite

Today's complex world has made the traditional set of C-level roles out-moded. We need to embrace a new set of roles that better match to the challenges companies are facing.

By March 3, 2010

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Apple sues HTC--court filings

Named as exhibits in the litigation, involving 20 Apple patents, are devices including Google's Nexus One, the T-Mobile G1, and the Droid Eris.

By March 2, 2010