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What the FCC Net neutrality rules will mean for Internet users

There may soon be new rules on how the Internet should work and be regulated. On Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission will likely pass new Net neutrality rules that would keep the Internet open and reclassify broadband as a public utility. CNET's Maggie Reardon and Sumi Das on what the rules will mean for consumers.

By February 25, 2015

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What newly proposed FCC rules mean for consumers

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler lays out new standards that line up with President Barack Obama's stance on net neutrality. CNET's Sumi Das explains how the rules, which promote innovation and ban 'fast lanes,' affect our online experiences.

By February 4, 2015

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Cheerful tweets may mean a healthier heart

A large-scale analysis of language used on Twitter adds to the evidence that negative emotions are directly linked to heart disease.

By January 22, 2015

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What Windows 10 means for Windows Phone? Less than you'd expect

Windows 10 on smartphones will look a little cleaner and behave a little better than before, but the biggest changes Microsoft made to its all-in-one OS come from the phone, not the other way around.

By January 21, 2015

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Neil deGrasse Tyson shares meaning of life with 6-year-old, nails it

It's an impossible question to answer -- unless you're Neil deGrasse Tyson. Watch the famed astrophysicist take on a young boy's loaded query, and knock it out of the park.

By January 17, 2015

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'Expecto patronum!' What Harry Potter's magic words really mean

A new short video lets you in on the meaning behind the magic for six of the spells used in the Harry Potter universe.

By December 3, 2014

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Privacy push means free encryption for websites

Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.

By November 18, 2014

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Pope says evolution doesn't mean there's no God

In an address to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, the Pope explains that God is not some sort of wizard.

By October 27, 2014

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Apple SIM could mean big changes for carriers

Apple's new iPads make it easy to switch carriers, Will.i.am debuts his version of a smartwatch, and CBS joins HBO with a standalone Web TV service.

By October 17, 2014

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Apple SIM could mean big changes for carriers

Apple's new iPads make it easy to switch carriers, Will.i.am debuts his version of a smartwatch, and CBS joins HBO with a standalone Web TV service.

By October 17, 2014