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Samsung gearing up wearable family with round-faced smartwatch

The South Korean electronics maker is reportedly working on a circular smartwatch to compete with upcoming devices from Motorola and LG.

By August 25, 2014

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Staying safe on public Wi-Fi

Free public Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient, but security can be an issue. Here's how to minimize the risk, whether you use a laptop, smartphone, or tablet.

By August 20, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Fire Phone reviewed and Apple opens Yosemite

There's a new superphone in town. Is it worth your money? Also, Apple's got a new beta for you. That and more in this week's rundown of all the tech news.

By July 25, 2014

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Google Glass creator: Glass not only answer to life after smartphones

Babak Parviz, a Google X director who led development of the product, talks about the beginnings of Glass, and where he hopes it will go.

By July 8, 2014

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With no 'amazing' devices due at WWDC, Apple's Tim Cook feels the heat

Apple keeps saying it's got a strong product pipeline for 2014. Skeptics worry the innovators behind the iPhone, iPad have lost their mojo.

By May 31, 2014

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Apple v. Samsung patent trial recap: How it all turned out (FAQ)

The tech companies battled in a San Jose, Calif., court over patents. CNET breaks down what happened during the monthlong trial.

By May 7, 2014

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Two-step authentication made easy with Authy

Stop with the excuse that two-step authentication is too much work. Use Authy and thank yourself later.

By May 2, 2014

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Bigger-screen iPhone 6 may mean smaller sales at Apple -- for now

Apple fans, already waiting for the next big thing, may have paused on buying an iPhone as they wait for the large-screen iPhone 6, expected in coming months.

By April 23, 2014

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This may be the worst social-media marketing song you've ever heard

At Social Media Marketing World, they sing a song. It's called "Let's Get Social." It may not be good for society.

By April 11, 2014

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Apple engineer: We wanted to make a phone for 'normal people'

In an Apple v. Samsung patent case, an engineer who worked on the first iPhone's user interface talks the jury through the development of the device and Apple's steps to make it user-friendly.

By April 4, 2014