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

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Sky Guide

If you want to learn more about the stars, planets, and satellites spinning around us at all times of the day, Sky Guide is the best app to do it with.

Oct. 7, 2013

4.5 stars Editors' rating Oct. 7, 2013

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Microsoft publishes new Windows 8.1 how-to guide

The downloadble PDF is touted as an "advanced guide to Windows 8.1 for business," but it offers tips for any Windows 8.1 user.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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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.

Feb. 27, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Feb. 27, 2014
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How to download the Android 4.4 KitKat quick-start guide

Google's official guide on using Android 4.4 KitKat is available for download right now.

By Nov. 6, 2013

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How to get to and from Mars: A simple guide

The journey would feature artificial gravity and radiation shielding, an epic trek across the Red Planet, and even a return ticket.

By Jul. 25, 2013

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Insteon LED Bulb

At just $29.99 per bulb, this automatable light source will fit nicely into existing home automation networks, serving as an appealing alternative to more expensive dimmer modules and smart switches.

Sep. 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Sep. 17, 2013
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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.

Jun. 5, 2013

MSRP: $299.99

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Smartphone survival guide: How to stretch your battery life

Hurricane Sandy may leave homes on the East Coast without power. CNET offers this guide to keep your smartphone alive.

By Oct. 29, 2012

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Ubuntu Touch

The new Ubuntu Touch operating system for phones and tablets blows away rivals Firefox OS and Tizen -- and it may even be better than iOS and Android.

Feb. 27, 2013

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Field Trip (Android)

For now, Field Trip is probably best viewed as a fun and interesting novelty, not a local-search necessity.

Oct. 1, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating Oct. 1, 2012

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