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CNET en Español Is Here

Our sister site, CNET has just launched a Spanish language version filled with tech reviews, news and videos with an emphasis on topics that matter to the Spanish speaking audience.

09/19/2013

A curved Samsung HDTV (Samsung)

Brian Cooley: Is It Time For A Curved HDTV?

fter years of being “on the way”, curved screen HDTVs are here. Samsung and LG have both announced the availability of 55″ models in stores this week. Now sit down: They are each going for around $15,000. These are clearly halo products, but they may point the way to a real future, unlike 3D TV.

07/23/2013

Image from a car's rearview camera. (CNET)

Brian Cooley: Life-Saving Car Tech Not Yet Mandatory

Two major new federal regulations are in the offing that could ask technology to erase thousands of auto injuries and deaths — but will they work and at what cost?

06/25/2013

Facebook

Facebook Bug Exposes Contact Info Of 6 Million Users

Facebook is alerting 6 million of its users that their e-mails or phone numbers were inadvertently shared with other members.

06/21/2013

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Mountain View-Based Symantec Cutting Hundreds Of Jobs

The security solutions provider is cutting roughly 8 percent of its global work force in two phases, with about 1,000 positions going first, this month, and another 700 people receiving pink slips in July, AllThingsD reported Thursday, citing unnamed sources.

06/14/2013

Acer DA220 Android computer (Acer)

Brian Cooley: No Windows Needed For Newest Computers

As the PC industry sunsets into niche status over the next few years, we are getting a look at what’s next: Computers, yes, but ones that feel more like mobile devices.

06/05/2013

Star Trek: Into Darkness (May 17)

Beam This Up: Creating The Sounds of ‘Star Trek’

For “Star Trek Into Darkness” sound designer, nothing was more useful than knowing intimately what original TV show sounded like…

05/17/2013

Cube® 3D Printers for sale at Staples. (Staples/Cube)

Larry Magid: 3-D Printers Available In Stores; Safety Concerns Raised

Staples has become the first big-box retailer to start selling 3-D printers despite concerns they can be used to print a working gun.

05/07/2013

La Playa Hotel in Carmel. (laplayahotel.com)

Carmel Resort Reportedly Lifts Decades-Old Ban On Apple

Thirty years is a long time to suffer for the bad behavior of a few young and boisterous tech workers. But after being permanently banned from the posh La Playa Carmel resort in 1983 for an evening of skinny dipping and other misdeeds, Apple appears to be back in the fold.

04/16/2013

A T-Mobile store sign. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Tech Watch: T-Mobile Revamps The 2-Year Plan

T-Mobile is doing away with the traditional and onerous 2-year contract to get a low price on a new phone. But, of course, it isn’t that simple: In many ways they are simply re-casting the old subsidy/tying system.

03/26/2013

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