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Alibaba's blockbuster IPO: Why you should care about the Chinese giant

CNET breaks down Alibaba's sprawling e-commerce empire and explains why everyone's been talking about the Chinese company's initial public offering.

By September 19, 2014

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Qualcomm: Snapdragon makes for more secure smartphone kill switch

The chipmaker says its Snapdragon processors are an important element to creating secure methods of rendering mobile devices bricks if stolen.

By September 15, 2014

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Apple takes NFC mainstream on iPhone 6; Apple Watch with Apple Pay

Apple will help consumers say buh-bye to plastic credit cards with the NFC-enabled iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch using its new mobile payment service Apple Pay.

By September 9, 2014

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Verizon 4G LTE users to be subject to 'Network Optimization'

Previously, only 3G users were tapped for optimization -- what some say is throttling -- designed to avoid clogs. But a report says that's changing.

By July 25, 2014

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How we pay for Facebook

Facebook's second quarter included a surprise scandal that raised concerns about how powerful it can be and what we give up to use the network.

By July 22, 2014

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Android Auto: How Google is bringing apps to the dashboard, safely

There's a lot of misinformation swirling about regarding Android Auto and how it will let you control your apps from the driver's seat without getting distracted. Let's clear that up.

By June 27, 2014

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Samsung: We'll differentiate our Android Wear smartwatch over time

The company cannot overlay its own software on Android Wear devices, such as its upcoming Gear Live smartwatch, but will preload certain features and services, executives tell CNET.

By June 26, 2014

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Top five external hard drives: Backup is like insurance

CNET editor Dong Ngo rounds up current top external hard drives that make the best backup drives.

By May 8, 2014

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Apple v. Samsung patent trial recap: How it all turned out (FAQ)

The tech companies battled in a San Jose, Calif., court over patents. CNET breaks down what happened during the monthlong trial.

By May 7, 2014

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Apple, Samsung win some, lose some in patent case

A jury tells Samsung to pay Apple $119.6 million for infringing some of its patents, while Apple owes Samsung $158,400 for infringing one of the Korean company's patents.

By May 2, 2014