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Apple-Samsung Jurors Say Video Testimony, E-Mails Were Persuasive

The jury foreman says testimony from Samsung executives made it "absolutely" clear the patent infringement was done on purpose.

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USB Swiss Army Drives Lose Security, Prompting Refund

Many customers will have paid a hefty premium for the pocket knives on the basis that each came with a flip-out secure USB stick as a feature.

Phishing Attack Targets Users With Fake BlackBerry ID Email

An attached file is loaded up with malware to take over the victim's computer should he or she open it.

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Amazon's Glacier Storage Service Could Give Tape a Run for Its Money

Amazon has opened up a market for archival storage in the clouds, analysts say, one that others have tried but gave up on.

Apple's $1 Billion Win Over Samsung: Q&A

The first round is over, but the battle continues. A patent attorney explains what may be ahead in design, innovation, the market, and of course the appeals and the next confrontations.

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In Wake of Samsung-Apple Ruling, Nokia Stands on Solid Ground

The Windows Phone interface offers a distinctly different appearance and operation compared to the first smartphones that followed the iPhone.

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In our Three-Minute Tech series, we tell you everything you really need to know about a technology in three minutes or less.

Behind the Wheel With Cadillac's High-tech CUE

The high-tech ride, available in 2013 cars, features a system that mixes customizable displays with voice control.

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Rivals Rush to Announce Products Before Apple's New iPhone

Although Apple is not confirming anything, its competitors have scheduled events intended to steal some of the spotlight and drain the anticipation of the next-generation iPhone.

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The New Kindle Fire -- What It Needs to be a Hit

The first Kindle Fire redefined what an inexpensive tablet could be. But with the rumored iPad Mini on the way, is being inexpensive good enough?

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Google Changes 'I'm Feeling Lucky' Button

Feeling Stellar? Hungry? Or still just lucky? Google's homepage now conducts searches with a range of emotions for a variety of results.

Go Online to Plan a Great Vacation

Help ensure that your vacation is a memorable pleasure, instead of a never-to-be-forgotten nightmare, by doing the necessary research.

Mercalli Easy Video Stabilizer Removes the Shakes and Jitters From Footage

Pros may need more control over the process, which can be found in proDAD's more expensive offerings, but the average user should be more than pleased with the results of this software.

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The Best New Ultrabooks

A wave of Ultrabooks—light, thin laptops that have more capabilities and fewer compromises than ever—is hitting the market. Here's a look at some of the current crop.

Technology's Dark Side: Devious Devices Designed to Harm You

From ATM skimmers that steal your money to hackable insulin pumps, technology does have a dark side. And the various forms of sneaky tech can have frightening consequences.

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