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Sony Bloggie MHS-CM5 (Violet)

The Bloggie CM5 isn't as compact as competing models from Flip Video and Kodak, but it delivers an above-average feature set and video for the money.

February 2, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 2, 2010
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As National Parks issue drone bans, some states fall in line

Park rangers say unmanned aerial vehicles have disturbed wildlife across the country's public lands and waterways, including the bighorn sheep of Zion, seals in Monterey Bay, and peregrine falcons in Yosemite.

By July 1, 2014

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iPhone 5S' camera praised by National Geographic photog

Photographer for the magazine -- famous for its dramatic covers -- gives high praise to the 5S' camera, ditching a Nikon in the process.

By October 7, 2013

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National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite

As a phone, the National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite is weak, flimsy, and lacks essentials. However, as an emergency travel phone, its light, simple, and affordable build could do the trick for some.

May 2, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 2, 2012

MSRP: $59.00

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With Blue Waters, supercomputing goes national

In March, the University of Illinois' National Center for Supercomputing Applications unveiled Blue Waters. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out our new national supercomputer.

By July 4, 2013

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National Geographic Xplorer (Samsung B2100)

Globe-trotters seeking a ready-made travel solution will appreciate the Xplorer's convenient Talk Abroad SIM. However, mounting expenses for a basic rugged handset will turn away existing GSM phone owners.

April 27, 2011

3 stars Editors' rating April 27, 2011

MSRP: $199.99

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Skullcandy Roc Nation Aviator Headphones

The style-savvy Skullcandy Roc Nation Aviator headphones earn our recommendation for balancing a unique thematic design with exceptional clarity in spite of a slightly passive low-end response.

April 24, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 24, 2011
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National Geographic turns off Instagram over new terms

Magazine known for its high-quality images says it's concerned about new photo ownership policy and may abandon the photo-sharing app entirely.

By December 18, 2012

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Developing nations adopting social media quickly

As citizens in countries like Mexico, Brazil, Tunisia, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Russia, and India get access to the Internet, they join social networks at a high rate, according to a Pew report.

By December 12, 2012

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National database proposed for stolen phones

Cell phone theft is becoming a common crime worldwide. The iPhone in particular is a popular target because of its high resale value. The FCC has announced it is partnering with major cell phone carriers to make stolen cell phones worthless. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.

By April 10, 2012