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Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone

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Best phones of 2014

Looking for phones? CNET's reviews of the best phones include photos, video, and user reviews.

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Samsung Galaxy S5

Subtly improved and smartly refined, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a superior superphone that hits every mark but the sharpest design.

By April 7, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating April 7, 2014
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Microsoft Xbox One

While the PS4 remains our overall preferred choice in the next-gen console race, the Xbox One's significant first-year course corrections -- including a welcome holiday price drop -- make it a better deal than ever, and a much better bargain than when it first debuted.

By November 22, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 22, 2014
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Samsung UNHU8550 series

The Samsung HU8550 offers our favorite combination of picture quality and features in a 4K TV this year, making it a good value despite the high price.

By November 10, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating November 10, 2014
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Vizio E0i-B series

With picture quality that outdoes that of numerous more-expensive TVs, Vizio's E series likely represents the best value of 2014.

By May 28, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 28, 2014
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3

While the new Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft's best PC to date, it's more successful as a tablet than a laptop replacement.

By May 22, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 22, 2014
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Vizio M2i-B series

Excellent picture quality, well thought-out features and distinctive design make the Vizio M-Series seem like a much more expensive TV than it really is.

By June 10, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating June 10, 2014
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Samsung UNH6350 series

Despite picture quality that's just average, the Samsung UNH6350's high-end features and design for a midrange price will win plenty of converts.

By May 2, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating May 2, 2014
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iPad Air 2

The iPad Air 2 is a nice refinement and finesse of last year's model, with a bevy of tweaks, enhancements, a much faster processor, and the welcome addition of Touch ID. Simply put: it's still the gold standard for tablets.

By October 21, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating October 21, 2014
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iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Notes: Final impressions

Place your bets, folks. Which of these phablets will reign supreme in the battle of design, usability and productivity?

By November 21, 2014

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Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro

The Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro has a breakthrough design, but requires careful consideration of the trade-offs required, particularly battery life.

By November 4, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 4, 2014