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user-centered design


Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone


Why does Apple want Beats? No one really seems to know

Apple’s rumored $3.2 billion takeover of the trendy music brand has left many scratching their heads.

By May 10, 2014


How the 'Netflix of books' won over the publishing industry (Q&A)

Oyster has grown its library of books available to its all-you-can-eat subscribers to more than 100,000 titles. CEO Eric Stromberg told CNET how it happened, and how the company is changing the world of reading.

By January 25, 2014


Best tablets under $200 right now

New versions of popular tablets will soon be released, and now's your chance to take advantage of price drops for last year's models.

By July 12, 2013


DARPA's 'Plan X' looks to make an app for cyberwarfare

DARPA has tapped some of the biggest names in tech, design, and gaming in an aim to make taking down botnets as simple as a few swipes and taps.

By May 28, 2013


Samsung: Our smartphones are 'distinctly different'

Samsung says it markets a huge number of smartphones models, and that their physical design varies significantly because U.S. carriers ask for elements of "uniqueness."

By August 6, 2012


Mother of 'Happy Mac' graphic to testify in Apple v. Samsung

Susan Kare, the graphic designer who created some of the interface designs and best known graphics for the original Mac OS, is scheduled to appear in the patent case.

By August 5, 2012


Apple v. Samsung: Meet Apple's next 7 witnesses

The case between the two tech giants picks back up today, beginning with some more testimony. Here's who is on deck.

By August 3, 2012


YouTube soars past 4 billion daily video views

The online video site has seen its daily video viewership jump from 3 billion in May, and has its sights now set on 5 billion.

By January 23, 2012


How to use Photovine

Google's new photo-sharing iOS app is now live. See how it works and differs from other photo-sharing services.

By August 18, 2011


In-demand grad takes a very big gamble

Thomas Schluchter is about to graduate with a master's from UC Berkeley's School of Information. He spent weeks preparing for a grueling set of interviews, and discovered he's a very attractive candidate. But quality of life may be more important than money.

By May 13, 2011