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Dolby Atmos is used in the Oscar-nominated films "Gravity" and "The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug." CNET's Kara Tsuboi goes behind the scenes at Dolby Labs with Academy Award-winning sound mixer Christopher Boyes.
The Google Maps team collect 360-degree Street View imagery from Churchill, Manitoba, home of one of the world's largest polar bear populations. In a video provided by Google, you can see the specially designed Tundra Buggy as it comes across the bears.
Last week, Facebook purchased WhatsApp for $19 billion. Not familiar with the mobile-messaging app? CNET's Kara Tsuboi brings you up to date on WhatsApp, which boasts 450 million users around the world, and other apps for free texting in this Tech Minute.
Samsung launches a new fitness band at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The new device offers users a heart rate tracker and pedometer functionality, and connects to the company's S Health app to manage overall fitness.
Samsung's latest smartphone, the Galaxy S5, tries to one-up the iPhone with biometrics that go beyond just a fingerprint scanner. Samsung also revamps its smartwatch offerings and jumps into the fitness tracker frenzy. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how the company plans to beat Apple and other competitors.
At MWC in Barcelona, Spain, Samsung announces its second-generation Gear 2 smartwatch. The new device features the company's home-brewed Tizen OS, an integrated heart rate monitor, and water- and dust-resistant tech.
At MWC in Barcelona, Spain, Samsung shows off the new features of its Galaxy S5 smartphone, including a new power-saving mode, fingerprint reader, and water- and dust-resistant technology.
Samsung announces the Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The new mobile device sports a 2.5GHz processor, 16-megapixel rear-facing camera, and a 1080p full-HD Super AMOLED display.
If you're struggling to stick to your New Year's resolution workouts, a coach or trainer might be exactly what you need to stay motivated. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi offers some techie tips to keep you working toward your fitness goals.
From air bags to mobile apps to the newest distress beacons, CNET's Sumi Das shows you the tech you should and shouldn't depend on if you decide to explore the backcountry.
In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains how a couple of companies are harnessing the power of your phone's camera to make shopping even simpler.
Microsoft revamps and renames its SkyDrive cloud system, now called OneDrive, with hopes that users will store their photos, video, and documents there. CNET's Kara Tsuboi speaks with Chris Jones, vice president of Microsoft's OS Services Group, about the features.
From goggles that can show you trail maps to gloves that let you control your phone, CNET's Sumi Das strapped on her snowboard to take some ski gadgets on a test run.
Whether you're a procrastinator, slacker, or just plain forgot about Valentine's Day, some simple tech tricks can save the day. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi offers last-minute, high-tech ways of saying "I love you."
Dating sites are getting more personalized to help you find "the one." There's even a DNA test kit to help determine if a suitor is a genetically compatible match. CNET's Kara Tsuboi tells us about the new trends for dating sites and apps, and how to create an online profile to maximize your chances for getting that first date.