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Vietnam's refugees find second chance in Silicon Valley

For Road Trip 2015, CNET went to San Jose, California, to talk with Vietnamese Americans who traveled a long way to get to where they are today.

By August 2, 2015

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XYZprinting Nobel 1.0 3D Printer

The XYZprinting Nobel 1.0 3D Printer is a fun novelty that is too expensive to be practical in the long run.

By July 21, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 21, 2015

MSRP: $1,499.00

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Fork-mounted sauce syringe delivers heat to each bite

The Utensilmate transforms an ordinary piece of silverware into a hot-sauce delivery system that loads up each forkful of food with delicious condiments.

By July 23, 2015

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On the importance of 'regulatory humility'

As former head of the FCC, Michael Powell has a message for today's commissioners: "Beware of over­regulation. There are always unintended consequences to your actions."

By July 15, 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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Wink's smart home platform syncs up with Amazon Echo

Owners of the Echo smart speaker can now turn their Wink-compatible lighting products on and off simply by asking "Alexa"

By July 9, 2015

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How Formula E can overtake F1 and help save the world

Find out why this electric racing series has a shot at becoming huge -- and how its technology could change the cars we drive for the better.

By July 3, 2015

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Get a Sphero 2.0 for $68, build your own BB-8 "Star Wars" droid

It's a refurb, but it comes with a Nubby case for all-terrain rolling. Plus: two bonus deals and a contest!

By June 11, 2015

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How the Apple Watch could get better, starting at WWDC

New third-party apps with added capabilities could make a huge improvement, but there's more we'd like to see.

By June 4, 2015

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Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By May 26, 2015