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The Audiophiliac

Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.

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The Hoover WindTunnel 3 High Performance Bagless Upright

If you have primarily carpets in your home and want a sub-$200 vacuum cleaner that can help with your allergies and get pet hair and fine particles out of your carpets, the Hoover would make a good addition to your cleaning lineup.

Nov. 21, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Nov. 21, 2013

MSRP: $179.99

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The sky's the limit with global high-altitude balloon challenge

Teams from around the world will send balloons up to 100,000 feet or more, testing the limits of the creativity, and their engineering ingenuity.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Kazam Tornado 2 5.5

Tiny British company Kazam is one of the first to bring an octa-core phone to Europe, with its new dramatically named flagship.

Feb. 25, 2014

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Taking on the sky with high-altitude balloons (pictures)

A group of high-altitude balloon enthusiasts from Stanford successfully captured what they think is the first-ever photo of a balloon, the horizon, and space -- from above. And they were under budget. CNET was on hand to see how it worked.

19 Images By Apr. 24, 2014

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Testing out the Hoover WindTunnel 3 High Performance Bagless Upright vacuum

This Hoover is tough on dust and allergens.

Dec. 4, 2013

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Inside G Flex: LG's long, winding road to setting the curve

CNET takes you through the five-plus-year process of developing the phone and explains why it's critical to LG's success.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Plasma TV altitude: How high can they go?

Because of how they work, plasma TVs don't handle high altitudes well. But how high is too high?

By Feb. 20, 2013

Editors' Take

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (Xbox 360)

Black Flag is arguably the most accessible and open-world Assassin's Creed game to date even if it comes with some repetitive gameplay and frustrating difficulty.

Nov. 1, 2013

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How Google's Project Loon rides the wind

When it comes to figuring out how to keep Project Loon's Internet-broadcasting balloons from popping in the stratosphere, it all comes down to vast amounts of data.

By Oct. 1, 2013

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Scientists run dinosaur wind-tunnel tests

Researchers looking into the evolution of bird flight take a Microraptor model into a wind tunnel for answers.

By Sep. 18, 2013