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How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By July 14, 2015

Seasonal buying guide

Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Check out CNET's 2014 holiday gift ideas for expert advice, reviews, and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family.

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Your complete guide to the iOS 9 public beta

If you're downloading the iOS 9 public beta, it's important to know what you're getting into. CNET explains how to get it, how to use it, and how to report problems.

By July 17, 2015

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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 January 21, 2014

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Microsoft promotes Windows 10 with new launch site and tutorial guide

Designed to drum up interest in the new OS, the launch site tries to convince you to upgrade, while the tutorial guide explains the new features in Windows 10.

By July 28, 2015

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Security camera 101: Find the right model for you now

Here's everything you need to know before taking the plunge into DIY home security.

By July 1, 2015

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See what it's like to get smacked by a grizzly bear in this GoPro video

Need an image to spark your nightmares tonight? This first-person video of a grizzly bear taking a swipe at a camera with its gigantic claws should do the trick.

By August 28, 2015

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Keep watching a show and browse the guide on the Xfinity X1 box

Learn how to call up a small window that lets you keep watching your current program while you peruse the channel guide or keep watching your show in only a slightly smaller window with a mini-guide.

By June 15, 2015

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Laptop buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.

By June 12, 2015

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A guided tour of Apple Watch's beautiful clock displays

Moon phases. Floating jellyfish. Solar motion. Mickey Mouse! The Apple Watch's collection of watch faces are stand-outs, and can be customized, too...to a point. Watch how to do it.

By April 8, 2015

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The complete guide to pre-ordering the Apple Watch

Want to be one of the first wearing the Apple Watch? Here's what you need to know.

By April 1, 2015