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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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Samsung unleashes its thinnest phone ever with Galaxy A8

The new phone is only .23 inches or 5.9 milimeters thin yet still packs a fingerprint sensor and a hefty 3,050mAh battery.

By July 15, 2015

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Samsung Pay shows promise, but mobile payments face uphill battle

Samsung's answer to Apple Pay is being tested in its home country of South Korea. CNET had the chance to see how the mobile payment system works in real life.

By July 16, 2015

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Apple Pay lands in the UK, some major banks missing

Apple's mobile payments service, available in the US since October, has expanded across the pond -- but some of the announced partners aren't on board.

By July 14, 2015

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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 July 14, 2015

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Apple Pay scores a run at baseball's 2015 All-Star game

Fans who attend the All-Star game's weekly festivities will be able to use Apple's mobile payments system to buy food and merchandise.

By July 10, 2015

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Nokia signs up for near-field wireless push

the Finnish handset giant has joined up with Royal Philips Electronics and Sony to establish a forum to promote the use of near field communications technology.

By March 18, 2004

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Taiwan's Gogoro sets $4,100 price tag for its electronic scooter

The Smartscooter -- drawing eyes in scooter-centric regions around the globe -- is more much more expensive than gasoline-powered alternatives, but will pay off after two years, the company says.

By June 17, 2015

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Apple Pay to land in the UK in July

The beachhead outside the US marks a major step for Apple's mobile payments system as it faces competition from Samsung Pay and Google's Android Pay.

By June 8, 2015

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Apple Pay reportedly to land in the UK this summer

If the report is accurate, this would be the first step for Apple's mobile payments system outside the US as the company struggles to hash out deals with foreign banks.

By June 8, 2015