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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 December 16, 2014

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Fitbit Charge HR folds heart rate into its everyday fitness band

All-day heart rate tracking, and it doesn't cost much more than the old Fitbit Charge. The question is, do you need it?

By January 29, 2015

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Woz: Net neutrality decision a victory over 'bad behavior'

Technically Incorrect: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says that the FCC overseeing the Web will be a positive step in controlling illegality. He also describes it as a victory for consumers.

By February 26, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 130: Firefighting robots, BitTorrent's original content plans and more

An Italian architect and MIT's Senseable City Lab have teamed up to create an air-conditioning system that only cools when it detects a person underneath it, cutting energy and water costs in sweltering desert locations like Dubai.

By February 17, 2015

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Behold 'Guardians of the Galaxy' in 8-bit glory

This "Guardians of the Galaxy" tribute makes us long for a retro NES-style video game of Groot, Rocket, Star-Lord, Gamora and Drax in pixilated action.

By January 24, 2015

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Air Umbrella holds off the rain with a force field of air

Now fundraising on Kickstarter, the Air Umbrella promises to do away with those pesky metal ribs in favor of a dome of jetted air.

By October 13, 2014

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How to set up your Fitbit Flex

Whether you have a compatible smartphone, or need to use a computer, it only takes a few minutes to set up the Fitbit Flex.

By December 26, 2014

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BitLit says snap a 'shelfie' to get free e-books

The BitLit app will give you free or cheap e-book editions of the print books you already own. Well, maybe some of them.

By December 23, 2014

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Microsoft teams up free Yurbuds earbuds with Fitbit Activity Tracker

Buy a Fitbit Flex or Fitbit Charge, and Microsoft will throw in a pair of $40 earbuds at no charge.

By December 16, 2014

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BitTorrent Bleep extends its IM security to Android, Mac

If BitTorrent succeeds with its encrypted, decentralized app, it would enshroud a previously open form of messaging in a hard-to-break bubble of privacy.

By September 17, 2014