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Uber and Lyft: 9 things to consider before your first ride

Ride-sharing is rapidly edging out taxis in major cities, and here's everything you should know about these apps that are shaking up transportation.

By August 16, 2015

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New York's tech scene: More melting pot, less Silicon Valley

On Road Trip 2015, CNET takes a look at the tech scene in the Big Apple, and how it has quietly emerged from the ashes of the failed "Silicon Alley."

By August 10, 2015

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Why lasers are the future (of projectors)

In projectors designed for both the cinema and at home, lasers are starting to replace traditional lamps as the light source of choice. This is potentially awesome. Here's why.

By June 30, 2015

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Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

By August 20, 2014

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Sensory overload: Tokyo's Robot Restaurant

Deep in Tokyo's Shinjuku district is a place of wonder and technology, an explosive spectacle of robots, glitz and lasers: the Robot Restaurant.

By July 7, 2014

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About that iPad Mini Retina availability: It's like this...

However unintentional, limited availability of the iPad Mini with Retina Display means Apple can nudge consumers to buy the potentially less-popular iPad Air.

By November 9, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Round just a test, won't be around long

If you want a Samsung Galaxy Round, the first curved phone, then turn round: it's only a prototype and won't be around for long.

By October 16, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom versus Nokia Lumia 1020

These photography big shots are almost more camera than smartphone. We match up their specs and strengths.

By July 25, 2013

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Meet the Glove Phone, the opposite of hands-free

The Bluetooth-enabled glove seems custom made to allow writers everywhere to make "talk-to-the-hand jokes".

By June 23, 2013

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Why Sony did the opposite of Microsoft on used games (Q&A)

In the battle for gamers' hearts and minds, Sony Computer Entertainment of America CEO Jack Tretton explains why he thinks the company's new policy on used games is a winner.

By June 11, 2013