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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By November 24, 2014

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U.S. State Department latest to crack down on 3D-printed guns

The State Department demands that Defense Distributed, which has created a series of 3D files used to print firearms, take down the files because they could violate export restrictions.

By May 9, 2013

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State Dept. email offline after suspected hack attack

Repairs and security upgrades are being made during planned outage after "activity of concern" was detected, officials tell the Associated Press.

By November 16, 2014

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State Department bureau shelled out $630K for Facebook 'likes'

An inspection report highlights the foibles of one bureau's social-media strategy and points out the Department of State's general state of confusion on how to manage all of its accounts.

By July 3, 2013

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CNET en Español's first anniversary and the state of diversity in the tech industry

Commentary: Marking its first anniversary, CNET en Español brings light to the most influential and outstanding Latinos in an industry that could do much better when it comes to diversity.

By September 19, 2014

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Tablets buying guide

If you're in the market for a tablet, CNET's buying guide will set you on the right path.

By November 22, 2013

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Department of Energy loads 240 graphs and maps onto Flickr

Looking to be transparent, the US government agency brings data-driven energy usage charts, which include everything from crude oil production to wind generation to gasoline prices, to the web.

By July 14, 2014

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Apple loses bid to dismiss states' e-book antitrust cases

Judge rejects Apple's argument that states lack standing in the case, which seeks as much as $840 million in damages.

By April 15, 2014

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Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal faces probe from US states

Some states have joined the effort to investigate Comcast's proposed $45.2 billion buyout of Time Warner Cable.

By March 19, 2014

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Apple settles state AGs' e-book antitrust lawsuit

The settlement comes less than a month before the scheduled beginning of the trial, in which $840 million in damages was sought from Apple.

By June 16, 2014