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The 404 1,247: Where we hop in the ball pit with Emily Dreyfuss (podcast)

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CNET's Emily Dreyfuss makes a detour from her sojourn to Boston to say hi! We're all over the place in this episode: Jurassic Park, "Gif" pronunciation, power animals, celebrity stalking, and the thrill of the knob! [Read more]...
The 404 1,247: Where we hop in the ball pit with Emily Dreyfuss (podcast)

LG Optimus G cameras battle it out: Sprint vs. AT&T

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With Sprint's LG Optimus G boasting a 13-megapixel camera and AT&T's sporting an 8-megapixel one, CNET conducts a photo shootout to answer the question: Does it matter? [Read more]...
LG Optimus G cameras battle it out: Sprint vs. AT&T

Bad News For Microsoft's Plans To Crush The iPad? (MSFT)

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Microsoft's plans to put Windows on tablets that compete with iPad and Android could be hitting some snags. Brooke Crothers at CNET says Windows RT, which runs on ARM-based chips, could "stumble out of the gate." He believes that Microsoft's PC partners, like HP, and chip-makers are struggling to get...
Bad News For Microsoft's Plans To Crush The iPad? (MSFT)

AT&T and T-Mobile begin initiative to discourage theft by merging databases of stolen devices

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AT&T and T-Mobile announced today they would start to share a database of stolen mobile devices that aspires to discourage theft and shield customers. All the major carriers, through their wireless association CTIA and the Federal Communications Commission, first revealed plans in April to combine their respective databases, but AT&T and...
AT&T and T-Mobile begin initiative to discourage theft by merging databases of stolen devices

Top 5 monitor values under $300

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CNET rounds up the best monitor values available for less than $300. [Read more]...
Top 5 monitor values under $300

It seems to me that unlike so many other Apple rivals, Amazon...

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It seems to me that unlike so many other Apple rivals, Amazon actually does a good job with buzz surrounding their events. Tonight, they debuted a commercial during the NFL kickoff that clearly teases out some new Kindles (the current Kindle Touch readers have a silver bezel, not the charcoal...
It seems to me that unlike so many other Apple rivals, Amazon...
90 Seconds on The Verge: Aaron Swartz, CNET, and 'Danger Zone'

Sony rumored prepping massive 84-inch TV with 4K

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Sony is said to be prepping a massive 84-inch LCD flatscreen TV. According to CNET's sources, the new Sony set will be the largest the company has ever shipped, as well as the first to utilize 4K technology. Sony unveiled its first 4K projector earlier this year, and like that...
Sony rumored prepping massive 84-inch TV with 4K

Nvidia at 2013 CES: Join us Sunday, 8 p.m. PT (live blog)

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Join CNET for live coverage of Nvidia's press conference, which starts at 8 p.m. PT Sunday. Our live blog will bring you live video, news updates, photos, and running commentary. [Read more]...
Nvidia at 2013 CES: Join us Sunday, 8 p.m. PT (live blog)

Motorola and Verizon to put new devices "On Display" (live blog)

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Motorola and Verizon are putting new phones "On Display" at a press conference in New York. Join CNET's live blog as we bring you all the news. [Read more]...
Motorola and Verizon to put new devices "On Display" (live blog)

Sony's Xperia Go rugged enough for the great outdoors

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This tough little Android survives CNET UK's torture tests. [Read more]...
Sony's Xperia Go rugged enough for the great outdoors

Apple Close to Striking Deal with Record Labels for iRadio

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Apple is close to signing a deal with both Warner Music and Universal Music Group for its rumored streaming music service, reports CNET. Content negotiations between Apple and record companies were said to have stagnated because the Cupertino-based company was offering low royalty rates, but CNET's sources say that Apple's...
Apple Close to Striking Deal with Record Labels for iRadio
Missing from the Internet of Things Consortium: Captain America and Iron Man

Finally, Twitter Music is available to all

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Weeks after CNET first reported on the new service, Twitter has finally let the public in on its new music app through the Web and an iOS app. [Read more]...
Finally, Twitter Music is available to all

Seven savvy smartphone steals for Black Friday, Cyber Monday

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Want a new handset this holiday season, but waiting for a deal? CNET gathers excellent Black Friday and Cyber Monday markdowns on some of this year's stand-out phones. [Read more]...
Seven savvy smartphone steals for Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Overview of Apple's A6 Chip Development and Future Plans

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Semiconductor analyst Linley Gwennap has posted an interesting overview (via CNET) of the series of events that led to Apple's A6 system-on-a-chip, the company's first entirely custom ARM chip design. The report notes that Apple has likely spent in excess of $500 million on the project when including the purchase...
Overview of Apple's A6 Chip Development and Future Plans
NSA had no 'direct access' to tech company servers, say CNET sources

Reebok-CCM partnering on impact-sensing flexible sports cap, hopes to improve real-time injury analysis

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While the whack of two helmets might be an unavoidable part of some high intensity sports, knowing a little more about what's going on during those impacts can mean the difference between a time out, and time in hospital. Reebok-CCM Hockey and electronics form MC10 have just announced that...
Reebok-CCM partnering on impact-sensing flexible sports cap, hopes to improve real-time injury analysis

Customer satisfaction with Microsoft software declines slightly after Windows 8 launch

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New data from the American Customer Satisfaction Index shows satisfaction with Microsoft software declining slightly this year, falling 1.3 points to a score of 74 on a scale of 100. The result follows the release of Windows 8 last fall, with a new interface that creates a learning curve for...
Customer satisfaction with Microsoft software declines slightly after Windows 8 launch
Samsung reportedly uninterested in Firefox OS for its budget phones

Why I still love the Nexus 7

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Apple has the iPad Mini and there are also plenty of other smaller tablet options available, but CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains in this Ask Maggie why she still loves the Nexus 7. [Read more]...
Why I still love the Nexus 7

Is AT&T's 'admin fee' just a sneaky way of raising rates?

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In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon discusses AT&T's new 61 cent wireless fee and explains how carriers can raise prices even when you're under contract. [Read more]...
Is AT&T's 'admin fee' just a sneaky way of raising rates?

CNET's Tech Turkeys of 2012

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An entire year can't go by without news items that deserve special attention or ridicule or just a pinch of scorn with your holiday meal. [Read more]...
CNET's Tech Turkeys of 2012

Apple's iRadio could debut next week - will it outgun Spotify and Google's All Access?

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Apple has reportedly secured a key licensing deal for its upcoming new "iRadio" streaming music service just one week ahead of its annual WWDC conference in San Francisco. Warner Music, which had been holding out for better terms according to earlier reports, has reportedly now agreed to license its catalog...
Apple's iRadio could debut next week - will it outgun Spotify and Google's All Access?
Google to Apple: We'll have more pixels than you

New iPhone is coming, so when should I sell my old iPhone?

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In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers a reader advice about when to sell his old iPhone before the new one comes out so that he can get top dollar for it. [Read more]...
New iPhone is coming, so when should I sell my old iPhone?

@facebook.com e-mail plague chokes phone address books

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The splash damage from Facebook's forced addition of @facebook.com e-mail addresses to users' profiles has carried over to phone contacts. Users who have given Facebook permission to sync information from the site to their phone's contacts have noticed that since the great e-mail address donation, legitimate e-mail address entries have...
@facebook.com e-mail plague chokes phone address books

Qualcomm's keynote at 2013 CES: Join us Monday, 6:30 p.m. PT (live blog)

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Join CNET for live coverage of Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs' keynote, which starts at 6:30 p.m. PT Monday. Our live blog will bring you live video, news updates, photos, and running commentary. [Read more]...
Qualcomm's keynote at 2013 CES: Join us Monday, 6:30 p.m. PT (live blog)

The 14 Lucky Early Employees And 3 Investors Behind The $1.1 Billion Tumblr Deal

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Tumblr was recently acquired by Yahoo for $1.1 billion. Which early employees hit the jackpot with their stock options? We rounded up 14 of the earliest employees at Tumblr. They were the site's first users, template designers, and friends of David Karp's. The first employee was Marco Arment, who went...
The 14 Lucky Early Employees And 3 Investors Behind The $1.1 Billion Tumblr Deal

What is the white line along the top of my screen? (Morrison's Mailbag)

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CNET reader R. Savoy has a white line along the top of screen and wants to know if there's something wrong. Geoff Morrison helps him out. [Read more]...
What is the white line along the top of my screen? (Morrison's Mailbag)
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