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CNET TV Apple Byte: TV on your iPad, PDFs in iOS, and near field communications on new iPhones

CNET TV's Brian Tong discusses the latest in Apple news, rumors, tips, and tricks. This week, the iPad gets more television than you can shake a stick at, iPhone 4 rumors heat up with reports of Apple testing near field communications, and a quick tip for reading PDFs in iOS 4.

By August 20, 2010

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How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By December 16, 2014

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LG unveils first 4G smartwatch, based on WebOS software

The LG Watch Urbane LTE runs on the LG Wearable Platform, which traces its roots back to the beloved old mobile operating system.

By February 25, 2015

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Quicklock padlock unlocks via app or NFC

The smart lock just went mobile.

By February 25, 2015

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Apple Pay could benefit from Visa Europe's new security

Visa's "tokenization" service substitutes your credit card data with random numbers when you pay for items with your phone, a move that could open the door for Apple Pay and its rivals.

By February 24, 2015

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Google Wallet, Softcard partner to take on Apple Pay

The mobile-payments alliance will allow Google Wallet to come loaded onto Android smartphones at all four US national wireless carriers.

By February 23, 2015

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Samsung's LoopPay: What it is, and why you should care

LoopPay is a mobile-payment system that could power Samsung's smartphone transactions in the future. Here's what we know so far.

By February 19, 2015

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Samsung buys LoopPay, all but confirming new Apple Pay rival

Apple Pay is off to a fast start, but LoopPay may have an edge when it comes to working with existing point-of-sale systems.

By February 18, 2015

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Apple Pay faces obstacles for adoption in China

With Chinese financial institutions playing hardball, Apple's new payments system may not make its way to the country anytime soon, according to MarketWatch.

By February 17, 2015

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Pebble CEO hints at how next smartwatch will battle Apple, Google and others

With so many smartwatches due this year, what will Pebble do to compete? Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky discusses a "new metaphor," and on-board heart rate may not be part of the equation.

By February 11, 2015