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Why the Bash bug will be a big headache

Don't shrug off the Bash security flaw. Bridget Carey explains how hackers could use it to attack various computer systems -- and even lightbulbs. Also, Amazon is crafting smart-home devices and Apple offers a fix for its botched iOS 8.0.1 update.

By September 25, 2014

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TV airwaves: Moving TV out, mobile in

Brian Cooley discusses why wireless carriers are chomping at the bit to buy available TV broadcast spectrum in an auction set to happen mid-2015.

By September 30, 2014

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Psychic Uri Geller says he can bend iPhones with his mind

The famed Israel psychic has a theory on why some iPhones bend, and he's out to prove it. Hint: it doesn't involve the phones' grade of aluminum.

By September 30, 2014

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SimpliSafe Home Security

Home security options are evolving rapidly, but SimpliSafe is one of our current favorites. If you want a comprehensive, easy-to-use system that features live monitoring, you'll have a hard time finding a better option at a better price.

December 9, 2013

4.5 stars Editors' rating December 9, 2013
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Porsche 959: Another reason why the 80s were awesome

With its roots planted in the now defunct Group B Rally series the 959 brought together the best the German manufacturer had to offer. XCAR took this beast out for a spin to relive the magic.

By September 25, 2014

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Smarter Driver: Neck restraints and headrests explained

It wasn't that long ago cars didn't even have headrests​. but ​today's cars are a much safer spot for your neck. Brian Cooley ​tells you why.

By September 29, 2014

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Small-screen swan song: Why owners of earlier iPhones won't regret the iPhone 6

Living with the iPhone 6, part 1: In our first post-review check-in, Scott returns to his faithful iPhone 5S after living with the larger screen of the iPhone 6 -- and finds that you can't go home again.

By September 18, 2014

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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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Netflix invades Europe: Why expansion beyond the US is so critical

Although its US business is humming along just fine, international expansion will provide the real growth for the video-streaming company.

By September 19, 2014

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Hidden features inside of iOS 8

We'll show you features that aren't so obvious in iOS 8, and why it's the best and the worst week ever for Apple.

By September 18, 2014