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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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​Apple, Microsoft, Sony sell smartphone patents for $900M

The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors.

By December 23, 2014

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The peculiar star of the Sony hack: Email

The massive hack has raised questions about First Amendment rights, privacy and cyberwarfare. But there's a subtler issue at play when we look at all the news stories that have come from hacked inboxes: Why do we put this stuff in email?

By December 21, 2014

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A smartphone as a holiday gift? Not such a brilliant idea

In this week's Ask Maggie, CNET consumer advice columnist Marguerite Reardon cautions readers to think twice about giving a smartphone as a gift. Why's that? It's the gift that keeps on costing.

By December 19, 2014

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Apple's 2015: Building on an already huge 2014

Here are seven things we could see from Apple in the coming year, ranging from services to new, bigger iPads.

By December 23, 2014

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Low Latency 116: Great idea for a mashup

Sony's recent hacks have lifted the veil on studio goings-on.

By December 16, 2014

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Oodles of audio and music holiday gift ideas

The Audiophiliac's picks range from $5 to $150, most are well under $100.

By December 13, 2014

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Last-minute gift ideas

Missed those final shipping deadlines? No problem. With plenty of top-notch retailers offering gifts via email, you can shop for electronic gift cards up to the last minute -- literally.

17 Images By December 5, 2014

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European Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakup

A resolution calls on Europe's competition regulators to consider "unbundling" Google's other commercial services from its search business. The vote sends a signal -- but it's only symbolic.

By November 27, 2014

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Jurassic Park Lego set resurrected on Lego Ideas

After being cancelled on Lego's crowdsourced set ideas website last year, the Jurassic Park set is taking another stab at life.

By November 9, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,580: Ocho, bad Discovery Channel ideas, Samsung rap, tricycles are back

Today Jeff and Iyaz discuss Mark Cuban's new social video sharing network, awful Discovery Channel show ideas, a strange Samsung rap and how tricycles are making a comeback. Brooklyn will love this.

By November 12, 2014