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'Resistance is futile': Streaming TV is the future -- now

Fifty years ago, watching TV on public transportation felt like a sci-fi dream; now, I watch sci-fi on the train every day. And that's progress, baby.

By August 7, 2015


The iPhone 6S siren call: How a curious Android user resists switching

Commentary: CNET's Stephen Shankland has nothing against the iPhone itself. It's Apple's control over its ever-broader product suite that leaves him leery.

By September 23, 2015


How tough is your tech?

Water-resistant doesn't mean waterproof. Here's how to find out just how rugged your smartphones, tablets, activity trackers and smartwatches really are.

By April 7, 2015


Corning fires up new super scratch-resistant glass

The glassmaker reveals Project Phire, a new Gorilla Glass-like material that's both extremely sturdy and hard to scratch.

By February 6, 2015


Water- and dust-resistant gadgets to go the distance

Don't destroy your existing tech by exposing it to the elements. Here are some gadgets ready-made for aquatic and summer adventures.

8 Images By August 27, 2014


Braven 855s: Water-resistant Bluetooth speaker is built like a tank

If you're looking for a beefier portable wireless speaker to take outdoors, the $300 Braven 855s can pound out the tunes and has good battery life.

By May 5, 2014


New Ford Sync improves nav, adds visual apps

Ford showed off the production version of Ford Sync 3, a completely rebuilt system with faster interface response times, easily searchable navigation and visual interfaces for third-party apps.

By June 22, 2015


Nissan tries on dirt-resistant paint

Nissan tested out a new water-repelling paint that could mean the end of car washes.

By April 25, 2014


Can a $37.99 tablet possibly be any good?

The fact that you can buy one at all for that price is staggering, and the specs look good on paper. But what's the reality?

By June 10, 2015


LG G3 could be dustproof and water resistant, report indicates

Though new features and more power will surely be in LG's next flagship phone, it may be able to take a swim, as well.

By March 10, 2014