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Microsoft to kill Skype for Windows Phone 7

The Windows Phone 7 version is being retired, which means it will no longer be available for download, and people won't be able to use it on their existing WP7 device.

By August 8, 2014

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Windows 8

Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.

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Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Although it's let down by its awkward software, the excellent battery life and big, bright screen help make the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 a decent choice for those of you looking for movies and games on the go.

By October 6, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 6, 2014
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Quirky, GE stack up 7 'building blocks' of the affordable smart home

The New York startup and the industrial conglomerate want to get your attention with new connected-home products, adding smarts to light switches, doors and wall outlets.

By November 11, 2014

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From 'Windows Phone' to 'Windows 10': Can name change get consumers to notice?

The "Windows Phone" OS will be no more, as the version of Windows 10 tailored for smaller devices will be called simply Windows 10. Will that help improve Microsoft's lot in the smartphone market?

By January 21, 2015

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Windows 7 mainstream support ends

As Windows 10 approaches, Microsoft will no longer offer free help and support for the ageing but still popular Windows 7.

By January 13, 2015

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Microsoft's 'Threshold' goal: Win over Windows 7 holdouts

Microsoft is working to include new features in the next version of Windows specifically aimed at desktop users. Here's the latest on its plan.

By June 30, 2014

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Oppo Find 7

Oppo may have packed the Find 7 with the latest and greatest specs, but it faces stiff competition from the LG G3, which has similar specs but a better design.

By July 7, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 7, 2014
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Seven things we learned from Apple's earnings call

CEO Tim Cook highlights the strength of iPhone and China, why he still has high hopes for the iPad and when Apple Watch will ship.

By January 28, 2015

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​HTC's NYC event: Join us at 7 a.m. PT (live blog)

Join CNET for live coverage of HTC's event Tuesday morning, where the company is expected to take the wraps off a Windows Phone version of the One M8.

By August 19, 2014

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Windows 10 aims to blend best of 7 and 8

Skipping over Windows 9, Microsoft will combine elements of Windows 7 and 8 into the next operating system. In the world of smartwatches, Pebble drops prices, Basis beefs up its fitness watch and Pavlok shocks you into going to the gym.

By September 30, 2014