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Upstart Russian browser strips down to take on Google

Taking on the tech industry's biggest companies might seem a fool's errand, but Russia's Yandex has reason to think its Web browser has a chance challenging Chrome.

By May 21, 2015

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Want cheaper wireless service? Patience is a virtue

CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how three key phenomena could reshape the wireless industry in the next few years and pave the way for more-affordable mobile services.

By May 24, 2015

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KinoConsole streams PC games to mobile devices

Want to play Portal or GTA V on your smartphone or tablet? KinoConsole brings the action to Android and iOS.

By May 28, 2015

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China's Xiaomi lands in the US and Europe, but leaves some things behind

Ambitious but cautious, too, the smartphone maker puts the focus of its new online store on accessories like headphones and the Mi Band activity tracker.

By May 18, 2015

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Republic Wireless to credit customers for unused data

The upstart wireless provider hopes its new data plan will lure customers away from the biggest wireless operators.

By April 20, 2015

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Xiaomi sells over 2 million phones in 12-hour online sale

The handset maker's Mi Fan Festival sales event generated around $335 million in revenue, beating the company's results for its event last year.

By April 8, 2015

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​The chaebols: The rise of South Korea's mighty conglomerates

They are cornerstones of the economic, political and social landscape: Part one of a series looks at how these conglomerates -- like Samsung, LG and Hyundai -- saved South Korea from crushing poverty and defined a country's role on the global stage.

By April 6, 2015

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Koenigsegg Regera super-hybrid reigns supreme

With 1,500 horsepower from its V-8 engine and three electric motors, the Koenigsegg Regera, revealed at the 2015 Geneva auto show, is the most powerful plug-in hybrid production car.

By March 3, 2015

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Smartphone innovation at MWC shows there's life in the old dog yet

Commentary: Manufacturers are finding ways to breathe life into their new products, proving that smartphones haven't run out of ideas.

By March 2, 2015

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Looking down the road at Apple's automotive future

No, Apple isn't building a car yet, but recent hires point to the company looking to position itself as a much bigger player in the automotive world. Let's look a little deeper at the implications.

By February 13, 2015