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October 12, 2013
Cool Halloween costumes using your smartphone

September 17, 2013
Violent 'Grand Theft Auto V' hits the streets

Here's the official trailer of "Grand Theft Auto V."

Read more: "Grant Theft Auto" creator Rockstar thrives by breaking the law

'Grand Theft Auto V' hits streets in brash debut. Watch:

August 15, 2013
Eminem's new song 'Survival' in 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' trailer

Gaming fans were treated to a new Eminem record, "Survival" in the multiplayer trailer for "Call of Duty: Ghosts."

Watch the uncensored trailer featuring Eminem's 'Survival'

July 18, 2013
Hot sets of wheels featured on Comic-Con's 'Throttle Thursday'

Think of the rides Ghostbusters and Batman tool around in, then add some new twists, and that will be among the vehicles featured during Comic-Con's "Throttle Thursday."

June 10, 2013
CNET: A look at Apple's new products, services

Apple previews all-new Mac OS X Mavericks

Apple announces Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks at its WWDC. The new OS brings more iOS features into the fold, including a quicker way to multitask, the Siri voice assistant, and Finder tabs. A preview is available today for desktops.

Read more: Apple event - new software, MacBooks, etc.

Read more: Apple revamps look of iPhone, iPad software

Apple unveils new MacBook Air with improved battery life

At Apple's WWDC, the company shows off its new line of MacBook Air laptops with faster processors and improved battery life. The new models are available in 11-inch and 13-inch dimensions, ranging in price from $999 to $1,299.

June 9, 2013
Some tech gift ideas for Father's Day

Tech Minute: Cool gadgets for dad

Father's Day is right around the corner. If you're looking for last-minute gift ideas -- and want to opt for something a bit more techy and cool than the standard tie -- then look no further. From a BBQ gadget to a fitness device, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best high-tech dad's day gifts for 2013.

Tech gift ideas for dad

WGN Features Reporter Marcus Leshock went to Abt Electronics in Glenview to check out some gift ideas for Father's Day.

May 21, 2013
Take a look: Microsoft introduces Xbox One entertainment console

Microsoft unveils Xbox One, with new voice control

Microsoft's Don Mattrick announces the new Xbox One. The new gaming system is completely rebuilt with a new Kinect, controller, and voice control so users can watch view movies, use Skype, and watch live TV.

Read more: Microsoft touts Xbox One as all-in-1 entertainment

Read more: NFL, Xbox enhancing interactive television viewing

May 20, 2013
Xbox rumors ramp up before unveiling

Microsoft will soon release details about the next Xbox console, preorders begin for the Nvidia Shield game system, and the Buycott app helps shoppers vote with their wallet.

February 20, 2013
Tech report: NASA launches flying observatory Sofia

You've heard of the Hubble Telescope, but what about Sofia? Rich Demuro takes a test flight on NASA's new flying observatory.

January 31, 2013
BlackBerry's Z10 unveiled: What you need to know

CNET's Bridget Carey breaks down the features and availability of BlackBerry's new Z10 and Q10 smartphones.

January 11, 2013
Top gadgets at CES 2013

Rich DeMuro shares some of his favorite CES 2013 gadgets, from pillows with speakers to a product that will track your luggage at the airport.

More gadgets at the Consumer Electronics Show

Boston Globe reporter Hiawatha Bray shows us some new technology incuding an inflatable solar-powered light, a keyboard for the iPhone, and pet doors controlled by your smart phone.

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