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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By November 24, 2014

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In new ad, Microsoft insists Siri is incompetent

What good is a digital assistant if she can't tell you to leave early because of traffic reports? That's a question asked by Microsoft at any rate.

By November 22, 2014

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Laptop buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.

By November 27, 2013

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Facebook changing its 'real name' policy

The social network is updating its rules to allow pseudonyms, Apple offers a tool to spot stolen iPhones, and Pioneer releases stereos with Apple CarPlay.

By October 2, 2014

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Facebook changing its 'real name' policy

The social network is updating its rules to allow pseudonyms, Apple offers a tool to spot stolen iPhones, and Pioneer releases stereos with Apple CarPlay.

By October 2, 2014

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Conquer Black Friday by shopping online

There's no shame in staying home when online deals are aplenty on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Bridget Carey highlights trends in this year's deals, and how stores are competing with Amazon.

By November 25, 2014

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CNET gets one-on-one time with the famed Grumpy Cat

Internet celebrity Grumpy Cat showed up at Macy's in downtown San Francisco to help get the word out about pet adoptions and promote her new Lifetime movie "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever." She lived up to her name.

By November 24, 2014

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Microsoft Lumia device 'coming soon', but cheap phones keep Nokia name

Microsoft is a step closer to ditching the Nokia name from its Lumia Windows Phones, but will keep the name for entry-level devices.

By October 24, 2014

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Help name the first comet landing site in history

Next month, a lander named Philae will detach from the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft and attach itself to a comet for a ride around the sun. What the landing spot is called is up to us.

By October 16, 2014

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Google drops sweet hints about name for Android 'L' release

A promo suggests possible names for Google's next mobile operating system, from Lemon Meringue Pie to Lemon Drop.

By October 15, 2014