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Western Digital WD TV Media Player (2014)

While not for everyone, the WD TV's adroit playback of video and music files makes it the perfect living room box for people with large digital media collections.

By November 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 14, 2014
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Wired at the Western Wall, where smartphones heighten the holy

Even the ancient city of Jerusalem has been transformed by tech, as visitors to holy sites turn to mobile devices to reach out to God.

By August 26, 2014

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Western Digital ships 6TB WD Red NAS hard drive and all-new WD Red Pro lineup

The 5TB and 6TB WD Red hard drives are designed for home NAS servers, while a new WD Red Pro drive, available in 2TB, 3TB and 4TB, is for serious business.

By July 21, 2014

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Stripe adds support for Alipay, opens China to western businesses

Closing the gap between China and the rest of the world, Stripe has partnered with Alibaba's Alipay to allow Chinese shoppers to make international purchases.

By June 25, 2014

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Teen mocks principal's looks on Facebook, gets expelled

Technically Incorrect: After being told to remove dye from his own hair, the student finds a picture of his principal with purple hair and posts it. And he's said to have added some choice comments. The school is not amused.

By January 27, 2015

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Worst passwords of 2014 are just as awful as you can imagine

The ever-present "123456" takes the top spot, but it has some equally terrible company on the annual list of worst passwords people are still using.

By January 20, 2015

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Soderbergh remixes '2001: A Space Odyssey', says Kubrick would 'dig digital'

The "Ocean's Eleven" and "Traffic" director says the sci-fi classic has never looked better than on Blu-ray.

By January 15, 2015

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Why ZTE and Alcatel are smartphone makers to watch out for

Both companies will be coming on strong in the US as they fight to capture your attention. They won't find it easy going.

By January 9, 2015

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Xiaomi doubled revenue in 2014, raking in $12B

Shipments of handsets from the 4-year-old smartphone maker more than tripled last year, according to the company's CEO.

By January 4, 2015

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A smartphone as a holiday gift? Not such a brilliant idea

In this week's Ask Maggie, CNET consumer advice columnist Marguerite Reardon cautions readers to think twice about giving a smartphone as a gift. Why's that? It's the gift that keeps on costing.

By December 19, 2014