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Best phones of 2014

Looking for phones? CNET's reviews of the best phones include photos, video, and user reviews.

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8 of our favorite smartphone highs and lows of 2014

CNET goes over the hits and misses that helped define our year in smartphones.

By December 12, 2014

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How to use the Google Software Removal tool in Windows

Not sure if you have a malicious toolbar or extension messing with your settings? Check out this tool from Google to investigate what's going on with Chrome.

By September 29, 2014

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How to add a battery gauge to Windows 8's Start screen

You can add one in the form of a live tile, but it's a little tricky. Here's how!

By December 10, 2014

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Got bitcoins? Trade them in to buy Windows apps, Xbox games and more

You can now use bitcoins to add money to your Microsoft account, and in turn buy content on its Windows and Xbox platforms. The move gives the digital currency a hefty dose of credibility.

By December 11, 2014

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Microsoft: Windows 10 on track for latter half of 2015

The company's chief operating officer elaborates on plans announced in September, saying a "developer preview" will come out the middle of next year.

By December 5, 2014

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Microsoft pulls buggy Patch Tuesday updates

Two updates were beset by technical issues, forcing Microsoft to issue another update to remove the faulty software.

By December 12, 2014

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Microsoft to spill more Windows 10 details on Jan. 21

Titled "Windows 10: The next chapter," Microsoft's second event for its next operating system will focus on consumers.

By December 11, 2014

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Windows 10 arriving -- here's a look at 30 years of Windows

Come with us on a 30-year trip through time to see how Bill Gates' baby took over the world.

By October 1, 2014

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Laptop buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.

By November 27, 2013

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Windows Store apps get the App Annie treatment

App developers for Windows Phone, Surface and other Microsoft devices can now turn to App Annie's widely used analytics tools, but can this help to fix the app gap?

By December 9, 2014