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The person who carries the camera is the one who never gets his photo taken. It's a classic problem, but one that's now easily corrected with a new iPhone app called Groopic. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on how it works and how it could be a photographer's best friend.
TV reviewer David Katzmaier talks 4K TVs and new products with Phil Molyneux, President and COO of Sony Electronics.
Samsung jumps into the smartwatch market with the Galaxy Gear. The new timepiece sports a 1.63-inch Super AMOLED display and is cross-compatible with other Samsung devices like the Note 3. It also features an outward-facing camera for taking pictures while on the go. It will be available in October in the US.
Samsung reveals its latest 10.1-inch tablet at IFA 2013 in Berlin. The new device has an eight-core chip, 3GB of RAM, and new S Pen and multitasking features.
Samsung's JK Shin reveals the Galaxy Note 3 at IFA 2013 in Berlin. The new "phablet" features a 5.7-inch, Super AMOLED screen. The larger screen size allows users multitask between multiple apps simultaneously on the same screen.
Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai reveals the Xperia Z1 flagship phone at IFA in Berlin.
The market for high-tech watches just became more competitive, but still lacks a device from Apple. CNET's Sumi Das rounds up the current crop and looks at the features, from touch screens to cameras to built-in headsets.
With Ivy League universities like Stanford, MIT, and Harvard offering online classes for free, millions worldwide are taking advantage of these Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs. But when a class has tens of thousands of students, the completion and success rate can be low. CNET's Sumi Das explains how one education site hopes to change that.
Austin-based TrackingPoint introduces what they're calling the world's first smart rifle. Armed with a high-tech tracking scope and a guided trigger, it allows hunters and even first shooters to hit a target 1000 yards away. CNET's Kara Tsuboi sits down with CEO Jason Schauble to talk about the technology and what it was like to introduce the $22,000 rifle in the months following the Sandy Hook school shooting
If you're one of the 25 million people who play fantasy football, be prepared to do some number crunching. Fans now have access to more stats than ever before. A panel of experts including NFL Hall of Famer Rice discuss how technology is changing the game.
A working electric guitar, a snake, and a functioning printer. That's just a sampling of what you can create with the new Lego Mindstorms EV3 kit. The high-tech toy hits stores September 1, but CNET got a sneak peek at a Lego contest in San Francisco this week.
As the new school year begins, shake off those summer cobwebs with a few educational smartphone apps designed to jump-start your students' learning. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some of her favorite back-to-school apps.
The typical benefits in Silicon Valley now include massage and five-star food. CNET's Sumi Das visits 1 Hacker Way in Menlo Park to uncover the reason behind Facebook's generous perks.
Soon those lazy, carefree summer days will come to an end. In their place come school schedules, homework, and carpools. Don't be overwhelmed by back-to-school chores. Instead, download a few handy apps to keep your family on track. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some of her favorites in this Tech Minute.
With Apple expected to unveil an updated iPhone next month, you might be looking for ways to recycle or reuse your older Apple products. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us, there's a way to turn used iPhone and iPads into a do-it-yourself home security system.