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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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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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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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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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Why doesn't Amazon sell iPhones?

Amazon sells virtually everything, but it has never offered the newest iPhones on its site, a testament to the complicated relationship it has with Apple.

By September 14, 2014

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Facebook wants to know why you hide ads

The social network is promising more relevant ads, if you're willing to tell it why you don't like the ones you're seeing now.

By September 11, 2014

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Why I'm done buying cheap Lightning cables

A high failure rate forces me to re-examine the "value" of cheapie cables, at least for iPhones.

By September 10, 2014

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The Apple Watch: Why no 'i'?

In naming Apple's new smartwatch, is CEO Tim Cook adding his own sense of branding? Or is this the end of iProducts altogether?

By September 10, 2014

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Why Tom Hanks' typewriter app clicks

Actor Tom Hanks recentlyy debuted a typewriter app for iPads called Hanx Writer. Since its release, Hanx has skyrocketed to the top of iTunes as the most downloaded app. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains the novelty of Hanx and recommends other typewriting apps to download, if you too crave a modern spin on that old fashioned clickety-click of the keys.

By September 10, 2014

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Why the iPhone 6 isn't rocking a sapphire crystal display

CNET takes a look at the pros and cons of the superhard material, and why practical constraints kept it from appearing in Apple's latest smartphones.

By September 9, 2014