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CNET editors round up their favorite tablets, including products from Apple, Samsung, and Google.

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The 10 techies to watch in 2014

Some are familiar faces, others less so -- but each in their own way is trying to shake up the status quo.

By Dec. 23, 2013

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HBO's 'Silicon Valley': At play in the fields of the techies

The premiere of HBO's most anticipated series offered naivete, brutality, hope and despair. No, we're not talking about "Game of Thrones." We're talking about Mike Judge's "Silicon Valley."

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Barnes & Noble Nook HD

The Barnes & Noble Nook HD's sharp screen and comfortable body make it an ideal tablet choice, especially for reading books, magazines and watching movies. Google Play now only adds to the allure.

By Oct. 30, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 30, 2012
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Hurt techies complain that 'techie' is an insult

San Francisco's techies are worried that the term has become so derogatory that it's causing them pain. They would prefer "hacker" or, well, "maker."

By Dec. 4, 2013

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Ski resort mocks techies, then acts like one of them

North Lake Tahoe creates an Apres Ski guide, which suggests that any tourist who works at Google should buy a round of drinks. However, to view the guide, you have to go through a data-sucking slalom.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Facebook brings on bug-catching techies to improve its mobile platform

The social network snatches up the tech talent and IP behind U.K. startup Monoidics, which develops software for catching glitches -- i.e., code that checks other code for bugs.

By Jul. 18, 2013

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Locals complain at CES: Techies aren't social

A familiar complaint among cab drivers in Las Vegas during CES is that the creators of tomorrow have no idea how to party into the night.

By Jan. 8, 2013

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Techies on the Forbes list of 400 richest Americans (pictures)

Executives and founders from Microsoft, Dell, Facebook, and Twitter make the list of the top 400 richest Americans.

21 Images By Sep. 19, 2012

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Ep. 1124: Where techies never say die

To celebrate the launch of Nokia's colorful new Windows phones, we'll take a look at the tech it's replacing: voicemail and e-mail! We'll also look at Eurocom's new mobile phone approved by rabbis.

By Sep. 5, 2012

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Techies offended by Silicon Valley reality show

Might it expose, say, vacuousness, venality, or even, perish the concept, truth? It appears the Valley is shuddering.

By Jul. 10, 2012