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Meet the Vietnamese smartphone maker gunning to be the next Apple

Road Trip 2015: BKAV, which made its money selling security software, is the first to design and build a smartphone in Vietnam. The question is, will anyone buy it?

By July 31, 2015

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Use Google Maps to see where you've traveled

Google's new Your Timeline feature shows all the places you've visited, using your smartphone's GPS. Learn how to use to your advantage.

By August 2, 2015

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Ultra HD '4K' TV refresh rates are all lies (basically)

"ClearMotion," "TruMotion," "Motion Rate 240" and "Effective" refresh rates are not true refresh rates. Here's why.

By August 2, 2015

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What is Uber doing to train its drivers on disability rights?

With looming lawsuits and the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, disabled people ask whether Uber can do more to ensure they're not refused rides from drivers.

By August 3, 2015

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What have we learned from Google Fiber?

Commentary: Blair Levin, chief author of the National Broadband Plan, offers insight on what Google Fiber has taught policymakers about how to get very high-speed broadband service to all Americans.

By July 31, 2015

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Your next phone could have USB Type-C (and that's a good thing)

These powerful, reversible charging ports are all the rage, and are coming to a phone near you. Here's everything you need to know as new USB-C phones trickle out.

By July 26, 2015

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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By June 2, 2015

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Dizzying trailer for 'Point Break' remake surfs wave of extreme sports

A remake of the 1991 film includes all the original anti-capitalist, anarchist fervor and adds a blast of the extreme sports that have sprung up since then. Little hand says it's time to rock and roll!

By May 27, 2015

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This smart smoke detector is on point

Nest's second-gen Protect smoke and carbon monoxide detector makes it possible to silence alarms straight from your phone.

By July 27, 2015

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The Point - Understanding Iwata's legacy

With the tragic passing of Nintendo President Satoru Iwata, GameSpot's Danny O'Dwyer looks back at his remarkable life, and the lessons that gamers and developers should learn from it.

By July 16, 2015