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Tech money drives San Francisco building boom, pushes others out

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET looks at how new skyscrapers are defining a new era in the City by the Bay. The winners: tech. The losers: pretty much everyone else.

By August 24, 2015

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Windows 10's 'secret' Start menu

It's not really a secret, but it is a convenient way to access important features.

By August 25, 2015

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Can Samsung get unstuck from Galaxy Note 5 design flaw?

The smartphone's stylus gets jammed when you insert it backwards into the storage slot, which can break it permanently. It's a problem some research analysts say harkens back to Apple's iPhone design uproar.

By August 26, 2015

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Verizon launches Hum, a smart device for your dumb car

The mobile-app-supported Hum allows people to monitor a vehicle's health and to contact nearby roadside assistance. Out of the box, Hum works with over 150 million vehicles.

By August 26, 2015

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How to quickly shut down Windows 10

Another version of Windows, another silly three-click process just to shut down your PC. Here are some faster alternatives.

By August 27, 2015

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We take a shower with the Nebia: The shower head of the future

Brian Tong tries out the Kickstarter shower head that's exploded online. Nebia talks about its current design and how the next generation will bring smart features.

By August 25, 2015

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How to get Cortana on your Android device

Microsoft's personal assistant is now available in a public beta for Android devices.

By August 24, 2015

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How to enable 'Hey, Cortana' on Windows 10

There's a switch you'll need to enable before you can get Cortana's attention from across the room.

By July 30, 2015

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Halloween how-tos

In this week's episode of The Fix, we show you how to make your own motion-activated light for Halloween decorating, how to create a festive party atmosphere using Phillip Hue lights and your smartphone, and how to carve a pumpkin using free online templates.

By October 20, 2014

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All your OS X 10.10 Yosemite how-to needs met, right here

We collect our entire suite of Yosemite tips and tricks and put them under one virtual roof.

By October 17, 2014