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Two substitutes for the missing jump-ahead-a-day button on Xfinity X1

Comcast's Xfinity X1 platform lacks the ability to jump around the channel guide a day at a time, but there are two options that approximate this missing functionality.

By October 23, 2013

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Tech Minute: Google Reader substitutions

On July 1, Google Reader, the popular web service, is scheduled to shut down. Over the years, it's become a handy tool for many people who like to manage their Internet news content in one place. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on several desktop alternatives to the soon-defunct Google Reader.

By April 5, 2013

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BMW shows performance substitute for 3 Series

BMW released photos of its new Concept 4 Series Coupe today, showing a dedicated coupe model that looks like a higher-performance variant of the 3 Series.

By December 5, 2012

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MegaUpload substitutes show spikes in traffic since shutdown

People have flocked to other file-swapping sites since MegaUpload was shut down and became entangled in a criminal copyright case.

By January 26, 2012

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How to set up text substitution in Pages

Text substitution can be used as a quick method for entering commonly used phrases or symbols into a document. Here is how to do this in Apple's Pages word processor for OS X.

By January 18, 2012

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CNET Road Trip 2014: Official Picture of the Day sweepstakes rules

Here are the official rules for the 2014 CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day sweepstakes, which runs from June 9 through July 27.

By June 9, 2014

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AT&T to acquire DirecTV for $48.5B in blockbuster deal

Acquisition creates a powerhouse for services in the home, allowing AT&T to pair its own wireless network with DirecTV's satellite TV service.

By May 18, 2014

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NSA's coded tweet deciphered -- read what it says

The National Security Agency sent out a mysterious coded tweet Monday, which has since been deciphered.

By May 6, 2014

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PC shipments to sink 6 percent this year as tablets surge -- Gartner

Shipments of PCs, tablets, and mobile phones combined will climb by 7 percent in 2014, predicts Gartner, though PCs will be on the losing end of the deal.

By March 27, 2014

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How to create custom symbol substitutions in OS X

Emoticons and other symbols are popular, so here is how to set up OS X to quickly access common ones instead of having to open the Character Viewer window each time.

By August 26, 2011