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Real talk: Deciphering the wireless marketing hype

US wireless operators are revving their marketing machines to persuade customers to switch carriers. How do you separate the hype from the reality? CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice.

By April 11, 2015

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With Apple Watch, wearable tech may start living up to the hype

Few smartwatches have so far resonated with consumers. Apple is trying to drag the entire category into the mainstream with what it calls "the most advanced timepiece ever created."

By March 9, 2015

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BMW X6: Don't believe the hype

The BMW X6 gathers strong opinions wherever it goes. Is its rep justified or is it misunderstood? XCAR take the latest X6 out for a spin to find out.

October 11, 2014

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Behind Ello hype, a Facebook rebellion brews

The new Ello social network sees a spike in sign-ups, Facebook copies Google's Auto Awesome Stories, and GoPro rolls out new Hero4 action cameras.

By September 29, 2014

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Behind Ello hype, a Facebook rebellion brews

The new Ello social network sees a spike in sign-ups, Facebook copies Google's Auto Awesome Stories, and GoPro rolls out new Hero4 action cameras.

By September 29, 2014

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Samsung hypes up the Galaxy Note 4 with video teasers

Four new YouTube videos build anticipation for Samsung's next-gen phablet ahead of IFA launch.

By August 27, 2014

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Mayweather-Pacquiao memes entertain more than the actual fight

After much hype and a match that disappointed many, we have a new champion. But as per usual, the Internet is the real victor.

By May 4, 2015

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When hybrid tricks devolve into hype

Commentary: In a breathless bid to differentiate their devices, PC makers are looking to outdo each other by adding unique ways to twist, turn, and tear apart their screens and keyboards. At some point, it becomes a case of diminishing returns.

By July 12, 2014

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Blissfully creepy ad tries to sell you a synthetic human

Technically Incorrect: To hype a new TV show, Britain's Channel 4 releases an ad that purports to offer your own synthetic human being. And it's slightly disturbing.

By May 13, 2015

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The 404 1,493: Where we don't buy into the hype (podcast)

Breaking down the hype of Watch Dogs by Ubisoft, Google gives us first look at its self-driving car, Microsoft and Skype promise "Star Trek" style language translator, and the world's first earbuds designed for porn.

By May 28, 2014