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LG G4 vs. Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. iPhone 6 vs. HTC One M9: 2015 smartphone specs compared

The new LG G4 appears to be a worthy upgrade to the last model, but check out our chart for how it stacks up with other top-of-the-line smartphones.

By April 28, 2015

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Four things we learned from Apple's Q2 earnings call

Apple CEO Tim Cook talks iPhone, Apple Watch, China and iPad during a conference call with analysts.

By April 28, 2015

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Google looks for mobile search gains, misses estimates

The company is still making billions, but some analysts fear Google's cash cow -- desktop search -- is becoming outdated. Can the company kick its mobile search business into high-gear? Google says it already has.

By April 23, 2015

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Real talk: Deciphering the wireless marketing hype

US wireless operators are revving their marketing machines to persuade customers to switch carriers. How do you separate the hype from the reality? CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice.

By April 11, 2015

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Pandora's metrics miss biggest plot point, and it's not Apple

The latest listener stats reveal a service that's still getting bigger but finding it harder to grow as fast as it once did. The most important numbers for Pandora now are the ones preceded by dollar signs.

By October 3, 2013

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Apple lands prime spot in the Dow, as AT&T departs

The world's most valuable company joins Wall Street's pre-eminent stock index, a key metric of the nation's economic performance.

By March 6, 2015

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Watch NASA test-fire the most powerful rocket booster ever built

NASA's got a new rocket booster with enough power to launch future missions to Mars. This week, the agency tipped it on its side and roasted some Utah desert to prove it works.

By March 11, 2015

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What is contrast ratio?

Contrast ratio is one of the most important aspects of picture quality, especially in a dark room. But why?

By March 19, 2015

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Facebook will stop counting likes from some accounts

The social network is changing the way it tallies the number of likes that a Facebook Page has accumulated.

By March 5, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. Galaxy S6 Edge vs. HTC One M9 vs. LG G Flex 2: 2015 Android smartphone specs compared

The new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge sport similar specs, in slightly different shapes.

By March 1, 2015