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near-field communications technology

Roundup

Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone

Review

Oso Technologies PlantLink

The scalable PlantLink system isn't foolproof or comprehensive, but it does a fine job of using the Internet to communicate your plant's watering needs.

May. 28, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating May. 28, 2014

MSRP: $79.00

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How Air Force One's communications are 'hardened'

The Air Force's 346th Test Squadron ensures the service's aircraft, including Air Force One, don't unintentionally leak important data. CNET Road Trip 2014 was all ears.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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IBM's graphene-based circuitry could boost wireless communications

Researchers at Big Blue improved graphene-based radio receiver performance by attaching the fragile form of carbon material at the end of the chipmaking process.

By Jan. 30, 2014

Review

G-Technology G-Dock Ev

The G-Dock and G-Drive introduce a new level of flexibility in external storage, and performance is fast.

Aug. 28, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 28, 2013
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Foxconn sells communications tech patents to Google

The companies didn't specify the number of patents sold, the purchase price, or the exact technology involved.

By Apr. 25, 2014

Editors' Take

Loop ChargeCase

Scan your iPhone at nearly any credit card reader and pay for what you want: magic, or just weird? We tried LoopPay around town, and it really worked.

Jun. 24, 2014

MSRP: $99.00

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US to push for mandatory car-to-car wireless communications

The government believes vehicle-to-vehicle data links will help improve driver safety, and will push for legislation requiring it in "a future year."

By Feb. 3, 2014

Editors' Take

2015 Mercedes-Benz S550 Coupe

The Mercedes-Benz S550 sedan was already a tech powerhouse, but the new Coupe version takes things further with Active Curve Tilting and an iPhone mirroring feature.

Mar. 3, 2014

Pricing not available

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Mozilla, AT&T show WebRTC phone-Web communications link

A demo at Mobile World Congress bridges browsers and phones for voice, video, and text-messaging communications.

By Feb. 24, 2013

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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 Aug. 20, 2010