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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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Samsung Pay takes on Apple Pay as mobile payments war heats up

The Korean electronics giant believes its technology will allow people to pay with their smartphone in more places.

By March 1, 2015

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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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Is LG's WebOS-based wearable software more than a wacky experiment?

The LG Watch Urbane LTE represents a bold move by the company to stand out with a different wearable. But even LG isn't sure if this is a one-off product or a long-term strategy.

By March 1, 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 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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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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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

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Tim Cook: 2015 will be the year of Apple Pay

Apple says a total of 750 banks and credit unions are now working with the iPhone-centric payment service.

By January 27, 2015