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CNET
Jawbone Up2 review: A better fit and superior software make the redesigned Up2 a winnerdifferent sets of devices.) The first thing I did after I created a Jawbone ac
Jawbone Up2 review: A better fit and superior software make the redesigned Up2 a winner
CNET / Posted 48 minutes ago
different sets of devices.) The first thing I did after I created a Jawbone account was join a team with my CNET colleague Scott Stein. As he tested the Up3 and myself the Up2, I was able to keep tabs on his daily activity progress. A leaderboard... Read more
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CNET
Apple Watch not wowing health care industry, yetThe Apple Watch can track your heart rate, calories, activity level and certain
Apple Watch not wowing health care industry, yet
CNET / Posted yesterday
The Apple Watch can track your heart rate, calories, activity level and certain fitness activities. Scott Stein/CNET The new Apple Watch isn't just a smartwatch, it's also a health and fitness tracker. But the health care community will need to be... Read more
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CNET
Apple Watch [análisis]: un reloj hermoso, atrevido y complicado-- todavía. En el futuro, Apple planea incluir aplicaciones de terceros nativas
Apple Watch [análisis]: un reloj hermoso, atrevido y complicado
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
-- todavía. En el futuro, Apple planea incluir aplicaciones de terceros nativas que incluso funcionen offline, pero esa capacidad no está aquí todavía. ¿Cuándo ocurrirá eso? Realmente no lo sabemos.Mapas ofrece navegación paso a paso. Scott Stein/C... Read more
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CNET
The iPad Air 2 remains a compelling tablet even in the post iPad Pro erafor keyboards. Its screen is well-suited to watching movies. And it handles mul
The iPad Air 2 remains a compelling tablet even in the post iPad Pro era
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
for keyboards. Its screen is well-suited to watching movies. And it handles multitasking a bit better than the Mini 4. As Scott Stein suggests in his review of the iPad Pro, this may be why Apple put the "Pro" in the iPad Pro -- these... Read more
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CNET
Innovating undercover: A history of Apple S phones' hidden transformationsfor Security Unlike Siri, it was easy to see how Touch ID in the iPhone 5S wou
Innovating undercover: A history of Apple S phones' hidden transformations
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
for Security Unlike Siri, it was easy to see how Touch ID in the iPhone 5S would evolve into a killer feature. CNET editor Scott Stein called out the fingerprint security sensor as innovative. but noted it it had even more potential than saving you... Read more
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CNET
Weekend diary: Life with the iPhone 6S and 6S Plusquiet. Easy commute. iPhone 6S handled the station like the 6 did on AT&T. Toda
Weekend diary: Life with the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
quiet. Easy commute. iPhone 6S handled the station like the 6 did on AT&T. Today, cell service has been Pope influenced.— Scott Stein (@jetscott) September 25, 2015 Interesting: on new iPhones it takes a lighter touch to wiggle-and-delete apps.... Read more
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CNET
Pebble 2, Pebble Time 2, Pebble Core: Pebble's fitness hat trick adds heart rate, GPS, Spotify, and 3Gthis year. According to Migicovsky, it's to satisfy the Kickstarter community t
Pebble 2, Pebble Time 2, Pebble Core: Pebble's fitness hat trick adds heart rate, GPS, Spotify, and 3G
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
this year. According to Migicovsky, it's to satisfy the Kickstarter community that supported Pebble in the first place. Scott Stein/CNET Pebble's OS is also getting an update with some useful additions: Quick-peek notifications now pop below... Read more
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CNET
on with the 9.7-inch iPad Pro videoof screen size. Some people might like that. I like the portability. We'll see
on with the 9.7-inch iPad Pro video
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
of screen size. Some people might like that. I like the portability. We'll see when we play more with this, but on paper, this is the best iPad that we've seen. I'm Scott Stein here at Cupertino looking at the 9.7 inch model of the iPad Pro. [M... Read more
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CNET
Get a refurbished MacBook Air 11.6 for $499.99for this size. As I mentioned above, I'm not a Mac user, and therefore not an
Get a refurbished MacBook Air 11.6 for $499.99
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
for this size. As I mentioned above, I'm not a Mac user, and therefore not an expert. So I'll turn you over to CNET's Scott Stein, who reviewed this model and had mostly good things to say about it: comfy backlit keyboard, USB 3.0 ports,... Read more
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CNET
iPhone 7 Plus: The photographer's phoneframe photos: I found many landscape shots transformed. Enlarge Image The cam
iPhone 7 Plus: The photographer's phone
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
frame photos: I found many landscape shots transformed. Enlarge Image The camera made these nosebleed seats look good. Scott Stein/CNET I walked around Brooklyn, and went to the New York Jets' season opener and sat in the cheap seats. And... Read more
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CNET
Product reviews - Phone, Computer, Electronics reviews & morewant to be on your face for the fun times. For $130, can they pull it off? Som
Product reviews - Phone, Computer, Electronics reviews & more
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
want to be on your face for the fun times. For $130, can they pull it off? Somewhere between novelty and the future of live-streaming, Snapchat's glasses go for affordable and simple versus Google Glass.by Scott Stein... Read more
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CNET
Get the 'fitness-infused' Fitbit Blaze smartwatch for $139.99I have no hands-on (wrist-on?) experience with the Blaze, I'm going to turn you
Get the 'fitness-infused' Fitbit Blaze smartwatch for $139.99
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
I have no hands-on (wrist-on?) experience with the Blaze, I'm going to turn you over to CNET's review. Here's reviewer Scott Stein: "Would it be my ideal combination watch and fitness tracker of choice? Well, it comes really really close."... Read more
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CNET
on with Google Glass: Limited, fascinating, full of potential-- one on each coast-- so we're going to write about this very different device
on with Google Glass: Limited, fascinating, full of potential
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
-- one on each coast-- so we're going to write about this very different device in a different way. CNET Senior Editor Scott Stein will kick off this hands-on review of Glass first, giving his initial impressions from his New York/New Jersey... Read more
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CNET
Erato Apollo 7 review: This AirPods rival sounds and looks good -- but costs twice as muchAirPods? Well, I certainly like that the Apollo 7 doesn't look like a pair of w
Erato Apollo 7 review: This AirPods rival sounds and looks good -- but costs twice as much
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
AirPods? Well, I certainly like that the Apollo 7 doesn't look like a pair of white "hipster earrings." And my colleague Scott Stein found that the Apollo 7s have more bass than Apple's wireless earphones when comparing them. But the caveats... Read more
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CNET
Oculus VR's oddly shaped controller is a Touch delayedlike a TV remote with a ping-pong ball stuck on the front. In contrast, Touch c
Oculus VR's oddly shaped controller is a Touch delayed
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
like a TV remote with a ping-pong ball stuck on the front. In contrast, Touch controllers look, according to CNET Reviews' Scott Stein, "more like skeletal hand-grips than wands." Stein took the motion-sensing grippable controllers for a test... Read more
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MacDailyNews
How iPhone 7/Plus hints at Apple’s 2017 breakthrough – MacDailyNewsfew years shows a slow amassing of features over several generations that contr
How iPhone 7/Plus hints at Apple’s 2017 breakthrough – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 12 days ago
few years shows a slow amassing of features over several generations that contribute to something bigger down the line,” Scott Stein and Roger Cheng write for CNET. “Just look at Passbook, a minor app introduced in 2012, and the TouchID... Read more
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CNET
When headphone jacks disappear, how will we listen to music? Chat with us live at 3:30 p.m. ETcase you need to invest in a new set of headphones and perhaps when style goes
When headphone jacks disappear, how will we listen to music? Chat with us live at 3:30 p.m. ET
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
case you need to invest in a new set of headphones and perhaps when style goes a touch too far (because a photo of CNET's Scott Stein wearing AirPods didn't become a meme last week for no reason). If your next phone no longer includes a headphone... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Defeating the data drain on your digital devicealso be a drain, with video posts and advertisements playing automatically. “V
Defeating the data drain on your digital device
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
also be a drain, with video posts and advertisements playing automatically. “Video is really the data hog,” says CNET’s Scott Stein. “Anything like Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter…all of those have video content that often gets automatically loaded... Read more
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CNET
Twitter's first NFL livestream scores a touchdown with fansthe CBS telecast, a vast majority of watchers, including Jeff Bell, came away i
Twitter's first NFL livestream scores a touchdown with fans
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
the CBS telecast, a vast majority of watchers, including Jeff Bell, came away impressed. My CNET colleagues, Claudia Cruz, Scott Stein (a diehard Jets fan) and Joan Solsman also tweeted with their insights about the livestream (take notes,... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
iPhone 7, iPhone 7s: Is It Worth The Upgrade?phone sold for a value that basically allows you to get the new phone for free
iPhone 7, iPhone 7s: Is It Worth The Upgrade?
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 14 days ago
phone sold for a value that basically allows you to get the new phone for free or close to it, hang on to your phone for a while," said Scott Stein, Senior Editor of CNET.com. Both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7s will be available in stores on... Read more
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Fortune
Here's What Reviewers Are Saying About Apple's iPhone 7will be better in a few months, and even better a few months after that. And wo
Here's What Reviewers Are Saying About Apple's iPhone 7
Fortune / Posted 14 days ago
will be better in a few months, and even better a few months after that. And wouldn’t that be exciting?” (Link to Review) Scott Stein, CNET: “The iPhone 7’s notable camera, battery and water resistance improvements are a worthwhile upgrades to a... Read more
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CNET
The Apple Watch gets updated...now what? (59, Ep. 106Apple announcement. CNET's review for the Apple Watch Series 2 is out, and who
The Apple Watch gets updated...now what? (59, Ep. 106
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
Apple announcement. CNET's review for the Apple Watch Series 2 is out, and who better to have on as a special guest than Scott Stein, the man behind the reviews for both the iPhone 7 and new Apple Watch. Ben and Roger mostly stay out of the way... Read more
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MacDailyNews
CNET reviews Apple Watch Series 2: ‘The smooth wrist companion it was always meant to be’ – MacDailyNews“The Apple Watch Series 2 arrives a year and a half after the original Apple Wa
CNET reviews Apple Watch Series 2: ‘The smooth wrist companion it was always meant to be’ – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 15 days ago
“The Apple Watch Series 2 arrives a year and a half after the original Apple Watch first went on sale,” Scott Stein writes for CNET. “Some things have changed: If you liked the idea of an Apple Watch before, this new version is seriously faster, has... Read more
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CBS News
Is the iPhone 7 worth it? First reviews are inare some of the first reactions from reviewers who’ve been checking out the new
Is the iPhone 7 worth it? First reviews are in
CBS News / Posted 16 days ago
are some of the first reactions from reviewers who’ve been checking out the new phone: “You can definitely wait” CNET’s Scott Stein​ found a lot to like about the new iPhone, but when asked whether it’s worth upgrading, he told CBS News, “you... Read more
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CNET
Virtual reality doesn't mean what you think it meansseemingly kicked off a whole crop of smart glasses such as the Carl Zeiss Smart
Virtual reality doesn't mean what you think it means
CNET / Posted 16 days ago
seemingly kicked off a whole crop of smart glasses such as the Carl Zeiss Smart Optics above, but as CNET Senior Editor Scott Stein points out, there still isn't a killer app for them yet for consumers and there isn't a good-looking pair to be... Read more
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CNET
iPhone 7 and AirPods: what's in the box videodo. So don't get those mixed up with dental floss. The airpods are inside and t
iPhone 7 and AirPods: what's in the box video
CNET / Posted 16 days ago
do. So don't get those mixed up with dental floss. The airpods are inside and to charge them up you've got lightening cable right underneath Packed in. That's with an ear pods in the iPhone 7. I'm Scott Stein. Stay tuned for more from CNet. [... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bagApple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimi
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bag
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
Apple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimism and skepticism. A photo of my friend Scott Stein from CNET wearing the AirPods quickly went viral on Reddit and served as a focal point of anger from Apple fans.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bagApple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimi
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bag
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
Apple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimism and skepticism. A photo of my friend Scott Stein from CNET wearing the AirPods quickly went viral on Reddit and served as a focal point of anger from Apple fans.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bagApple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimi
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bag
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Apple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimism and skepticism. A photo of my friend Scott Stein from CNET wearing the AirPods quickly went viral on Reddit and served as a focal point of anger from Apple fans.... Read more
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Business Insider
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bagApple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimi
REVIEW: Apple's new AirPods are a mixed bag
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
Apple announced its new wireless AirPods, they’ve become sources of both optimism and skepticism. A photo of my friend Scott Stein from CNET wearing the AirPods quickly went viral on Reddit and served as a focal point of anger from Apple fans.... Read more
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CNET
AirPods still the buzz of the iPhone 7 event, but probably not the way Apple wantedScott Stein rocking the AirPods this week while covering Apple's event. Apple'
AirPods still the buzz of the iPhone 7 event, but probably not the way Apple wanted
CNET / Posted 19 days ago
Scott Stein rocking the AirPods this week while covering Apple's event. Apple's AirPods have created quite a social media stir, whether because of how they look or their $160 price tag. There's also the YouTube video using a cackling laugh while... Read more
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CNET
The new Apple Watch Series 2 comes with built-in GPS and waterproofing videothe original Apple Watch, which is gonna be 269, starting price. Looks like one
The new Apple Watch Series 2 comes with built-in GPS and waterproofing video
CNET / Posted 19 days ago
the original Apple Watch, which is gonna be 269, starting price. Looks like one that's still gonna be fine for most uses. That's the new update to the Apple Watch. Really kind of an iteration. Here at Apple in San Francisco, I'm Scott Stein. [S... Read more
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CBS News
Apple Watch Series 2 is water-resistant, swimmers rejoicethe watch would be water-resistant up to 50 meters and will also contain a buil
Apple Watch Series 2 is water-resistant, swimmers rejoice
CBS News / Posted 21 days ago
the watch would be water-resistant up to 50 meters and will also contain a built-in GPS. On CNET’s live blog of the event, Scott Stein also commented that it’s “kinda crazy” that the watch’s speaker ejects water if it starts to fill up. The Watch... Read more
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CNET
Apple's AirPods may look weird, but they'll change the headphone marketBluetooth devices, not just Apple products. More from Apple's event I haven't
Apple's AirPods may look weird, but they'll change the headphone market
CNET / Posted 21 days ago
Bluetooth devices, not just Apple products. More from Apple's event I haven't used the new AirPods yet, but CNET editor Scott Stein got a chance to spend a few few minutes with them at the launch event and thought they sounded pretty good and... Read more
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CNET
Apple iOS 10 is coming September 13is going to be a really big deal," he said. Apple's oft-criticized Maps app ha
Apple iOS 10 is coming September 13
CNET / Posted 22 days ago
is going to be a really big deal," he said. Apple's oft-criticized Maps app have new designs to make it easier to read while driving or to even makeinner reservations at a restaurant.CNET's Shara Tibken and Scott Stein contributed to this... Read more
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CBS News
Apple 2016 event: Apple to unveil new iPhone, Apple Watch and morewith the iPhone 6​. But the ubiquity of smartphones has created a new challeng
Apple 2016 event: Apple to unveil new iPhone, Apple Watch and more
CBS News / Posted 22 days ago
with the iPhone 6​. But the ubiquity of smartphones has created a new challenge for the company. As CNET senior editor Scott Stein put it: “We’ve hit a wall for how many people might reasonably get smartphones: it can’t all be about the... Read more
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CNET
Apple Watch 2: All the rumors about the specs, design and features of Apple's 2016 Watchif at all, from the original's rectangular, iPod Nano-ish form factor. Perhaps
Apple Watch 2: All the rumors about the specs, design and features of Apple's 2016 Watch
CNET / Posted 22 days ago
if at all, from the original's rectangular, iPod Nano-ish form factor. Perhaps that's for the best; according to CNET's Scott Stein, "in terms of craftsmanship, there isn't a more elegantly made piece of wearable tech" than the Apple Watch. KGI... Read more
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CNET
Apple Watch: All the rumors about the specs, design and features of Apple's 2016 Watchif at all, from the original's rectangular, iPod Nano-ish form factor. Perhaps
Apple Watch: All the rumors about the specs, design and features of Apple's 2016 Watch
CNET / Posted 26 days ago
if at all, from the original's rectangular, iPod Nano-ish form factor. Perhaps that's for the best; according to CNET's Scott Stein, "in terms of craftsmanship, there isn't a more elegantly made piece of wearable tech" than the Apple Watch. KGI... Read more

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