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The smartphone with crazy cloud storage just hit its Kickstarter goal

Startup Nextbit, run by former Google and HTC executives, hit its goal of selling $500,000 worth of smartphones in a single day.

By September 1, 2015

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You're Doing It All Wrong

You may think you know what you're doing but you might be doing it all wrong. CNET experts show you the best ways to stop abusing your tech.

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3 things you should know before you buy your next laptop

From the Cheapskate: The best laptop deal isn't always the deal you should choose. The most important "feature"? Usability.

By September 3, 2015

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You're asking the wrong questions about Serial

Commentary: The super popular Serial podcast has concluded its first season, but was there a conclusion? Crave's Eric Mack draws a few, including some you probably haven't heard. Warning: spoilers.

By December 18, 2014

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Overscan: You're not seeing the whole picture on your TV

Your TV might be cutting off the edges of your movies and TV shows. Make sure you check this setting to get the whole picture.

By July 24, 2015

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Learn to corner your car like a champ when you're skidding -- with science

The National Geographic show "Science of Stupid" explains what happens when you oversteer or understeer (beside the part where you skid into a guardrail and your insurance premium goes up).

By July 18, 2015

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Vexed in the city: If you're moving to San Francisco, bring cash. Lots of cash

Most cities would die for the problems San Francisco is having. But with so many techies flooding the city, the cost of renting or buying a place to live is soaring.

By August 20, 2014

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Almost all smartphones sold today have the same two flaws -- and the cases you're buying prove it

Commentary: Today's smartphones are incredibly sleek, well-designed electronic devices except for two glaring issues. Maybe someday that will change.

By May 13, 2015

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Force Friday: May the Force be with your bank account

Hours of live "Force Awakens" reveals introduce more toys and other "Star Wars" products than you can shake a lightsaber at. Here, a look at some of the newest stuff this side of the galaxy.

By September 3, 2015

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Smartphone app knows when you're feeling blue

A newly developed smartphone app collects and analyses various data to predict when you're feeling depressed, stressed or lonely.

By September 22, 2014

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Get an unlocked Google Nexus 6 for $349.99

Amazingly, this fine phablet is new, not refurbished. And because it's unlocked, you can take it to the GSM carrier of your choice. Plus: free albums from Google Play!

By September 4, 2015