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Apps to manage your phone's battery life

A quick-draining battery is a common complaint from mobile users. What you might not know is that some apps you've downloaded are draining battery power even when you're not using them. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on helpful apps that can help diagnose the battery hogs.

By October 22, 2014

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Be kind to your ears, listen quietly

Loud sound will eventually damage your hearing, so turning the volume down is a smart idea.

By October 29, 2014

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Get quick translations on websites with Google's Translate extension

​This extension lets you skip the copy and pasting from one tab to another by offering an easy-to-use right-click menu that translates words or phrases.

By October 15, 2014

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The mixed-up math of Amazon's Fire TV Stick discounts

Amazon has a bevy of discounts wrapped up in its launch of the Fire TV Stick, the e-tailer's answer to Google Chromecast -- but some of the deals aren't all that they appear.

By October 27, 2014

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Samsung president: Mobile division will bounce back quickly

President D.J. Lee says the Galaxy Note 4 smartphone/tablet hybrid, set for release in mid-October, has shown strong preorder sales.

By September 24, 2014

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Why the Verizon-exclusive Droid Turbo is actually good for you

The Droid franchise stands out as a carrier exclusive that works, thanks to the work put in on both sides.

By October 29, 2014

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A quick photo primer on Instagram's Hyperlapse app

Instagram's new time lapse toolkit is a ton of fun -- more so if you know the ins and outs of the art form. Here's a best practices guide for snapping sped-up shots through space.

By August 26, 2014

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How to quickly unsubscribe from 'liked' Facebook pages

Facebook Cleanser can help you scrub your feed clean, but you can accomplish much the same thing in Facebook's settings.

By August 26, 2014

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San Francisco mayor signs landmark law making Airbnb legal

Tech-friendly Mayor Ed Lee approves bill that amends local zoning laws and legalizes short-term rentals. But, not everyone is happy.

By October 28, 2014

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Quick tip: Add events to Google Calendar via the search box

Google just rolled out a new way to add events to your calendar without leaving the homepage. As an added bonus, Chrome users can use this feature from the omnibox.

By July 18, 2014