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wilderness

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On Road Trip 2009, when wireless met 'wilderness'

CNET News reporter Daniel Terdiman set out to be able to get online deep in the Wyoming wilderness. How did he do?

By Jul. 30, 2009

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Garmin adds new wilderness GPS models

The touch-screen Oregon 450 and 450t navigation devices give hikers an updated interface and improved track navigation, the GPS device maker says.

By Dec. 29, 2009

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Wilderness search for CNET editor continues

Four helicopters and ground crews are searching for CNET editor James Kim after following his footprints into a remote mountain canyon in southwestern Oregon. Kim left on foot toward that area Saturday; his wife and daughters were rescued next to their Saab station wagon Monday afternoon.

Dec. 31, 2007

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On Road Trip, setting up a mobile, off-the-grid office

Roving reporter heads deep into the forest with a satellite modem and phone, a battery-operated Bluetooth-enabled printer, and a lot of fully-charged batteries.

By Jul. 22, 2009

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Google Maps hack turns any Street View into an urban jungle

A clever Google Maps hack overlays Street View with vines, trees, grass, and other vegetation for an altered view of reality.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Samsung maroons phone fans in bizarre S4 Zoom island challenge

The South Korean tech giant is launching a reality survival show featuring grizzled wilderness pro Les Stround.

By Aug. 5, 2013

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GTA 5 has heists, hunting and tennis in first gameplay trailer

Check out the impressive first gameplay trailer for Rockstar's next open-world Grand Theft Auto game.

By Jul. 9, 2013

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Will Ron Burgundy prove to tech firms that specs are boring?

Will Ferrell's "Anchorman" character returns to advertise the Dodge Durango. Chrysler insists that though the truck's technological advances are great, being entertaining is more important.

By Oct. 7, 2013

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Flir thermal-imaging gadget lets iPhone see the heat

Turn your iPhone into the gadget version of Predator with the Flir One thermal-imaging system, a sub-$350 way to detect heat signatures.

By Jan. 7, 2014