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Skype helps keep half of long-distance relationships alive, survey says

A new survey shows that not only do 96 percent of respondents feel a closer connection to their partner when using Skype, but 29 percent have engaged in "naughty" calls.

By February 6, 2014

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dSLR tips for beginners: How to use Aperture-priority mode

Turn to the big A (or Av) on your camera's mode dial when you want to control background blur and don't care about much else. Here's some guidance on how to use Aperture-priority.

By May 29, 2014

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​Comcast vs. Netflix: Is this really about Net neutrality?

Netflix’s disputes with broadband providers, like Comcast, have zip to do with Net neutrality. Here's what you need to know about Net neutrality, and the Internet, to understand why.

By May 15, 2014

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Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now: An early look at how Cortana stacks up (hands-on)

Can Windows Phone’s new voice-activated assistant stand up to Siri and Google Now? We put an early version to the test.

By April 14, 2014

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Angry Birds maker Rovio: We don't share data with NSA

The company did say, however, that it might need to revisit its relationships with third-party ad networks if their services are being used for spying.

By January 28, 2014

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'Everything from Velcro to Tang,' and other great CNET comments this week

Each week, we round up some of the most thoughtful comments from the CNET community. Here are some of this week's best.

By August 13, 2013

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CNET's Live Show 'Computer Love': Where technology and love intersect

How do you find love in today's jam-packed, complicated, tech-obsessed world? Join Brian Tong for a Valentine's Day special, where we help you navigate your love life.

By February 11, 2013

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Buzz Out Loud 1564: Molly's new iPhone 4 is no Halloween trick (Podcast)

In the tech news this week, Stephen and Brian bust me for buying an iPhone 4 on eBay to tide me over until there's a phone I really want--or until my Verizon contract is up. Nicole Lee joins us to talk about Nokia and Microsoft's new baby, the Lumia 800, and Sony's plans to get serious about making smart phones. Plus, stock advice from the gang, the coming nightmare that is the Stop Internet Piracy Act, and Computer Love.

By October 27, 2011

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Why Wall Street is (still) wrong about Netflix

Its shares fell 35 percent today and Wall Street has branded it a goat. But Netflix was and is right to bear hug its streaming-video business.

By October 25, 2011

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Google to buy Motorola Mobility for $12.5B

The deal to scoop up Motorola Mobility will give the search giant valuable intellectual property and get it directly into the handset business.

By August 15, 2011