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A 'Split' second with M. Night Shyamalan  

Talking new thriller "Split" with director M. Night Shyamalan and star Anya Taylor-Joy.

What happens when CNET editors pretend to be Navy SEALS  

Equipped with military-grade night vision, we ran an obstacle course that History designed to promote its upcoming drama series "Six."

Hands-on reactions to playing Nintendo Switch  

Jeff Bakalar and Scott Stein just spent hours playing Nintendo Switch and have opinions on the hardware, software and what the future of the platform will look like.

The iPhone: 2007, meet 2017  

It was different, it was bold. How is it now? Ten years later, we dug up the original iPhone to give it another spin.

Check out this awesome animated history of the iPhone  

What better way to mark the anniversary of the original iPhone than an animated infographic? CNET opens its video vault for a clip from 2011.

Seeing the original iPhone for the first time  

Travel back to January 9, 2007, just after Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone onstage at Macworld and CNET's Declan McCullagh got a first glimpse of it under glass.

Steve Jobs unveils the iPhone  

Relive the moment when Steve Jobs first showed the world the iPhone.

What it was like when the first iPhone launched  

Ten years ago, Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone at Macworld. What was it like to see the announcement live and to own an original iPhone? We take a walk down memory lane to 2007.

CNET's greatest bloopers of 2016  

We hand-picked our favorite outtakes of 2016 from our talented CNET editors all for your viewing pleasure.

Things you should know about Apple's TV app  

You can't expect the Apple's TV app to work flawlessly. Here's what you need to know going into it.

'Rogue One' review: Street-level Star Wars  

The familiar faces and spaceships are as thrilling as ever as the first Star Wars spin-off glimpses life under the heel of the Empire.

Your favorite movies get (fake) sequels at iam8bit  

Since we'll probably never see "Who Framed Roger Rabbit 2" in theaters, we'll have to settle for this (and more) movie posters for nonexistent sequels.

Lego's AT-ST will make you keen to fight for the Empire  

The latest range of Lego Star Wars sets for the launch of "Rogue One" includes a new AT-ST design. Watch us build this fearsome war machine, then try to keep it balanced.

The best phones you can get right now  

You can't go wrong with one of these nine picks.

The most disappointing video games of 2016  

Jeff Bakalar played a lot of video games this year, and some of them fell flat. Really flat. Here are the most disappointing titles of the year.

The BEST DAMN movie theater you can go to today  

Dolby Cinema at AMC is the most technologically advanced movie theater with an experience like no other. Dual 4K laser projectors, Dolby Atmos sound and chairs with rumble feedback make movies come alive.

Our favorite laptops of 2016  

Dan Ackerman picks his favorite laptops for 2016, from slim hybrids to gaming systems.

Star Wars speakers play tunes, phone calls and blaster sounds  

Shaped like the heads of loved (and feared) Star Wars characters, AC Worldwide's wireless speakers could be the newest showpiece for your starship.

The best videogames of 2016  

CNET's resident gaming expert shares some his top picks for 2016. These games are absolutely worth your time and hard-earned cash.

How I battled the elements to capture Scotland's wildlife on camera  

I suffered through rain, mud, loneliness and lack of sleep to get the best photographs I could manage of some of Scotland's most majestic creatures.

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