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CNET is a website that provides you with the latest tech news and tech reviews. The homepage of the website is a huge feed of the latest tech stories that would take you hours to sort through. Read more about CNET.

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We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about CNET and what they use it for.
  • What is the best place to get unbiased news?
    Another website I remember scoring well was, which was random, but a bonus if you're into tech stuff. In addition to tech stuff (which is of course their main bread & butter), they'll cover things going on in the news (ex: legislation, Covid, world news) as big things come up. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Is a personal blog the best way to promote your Software Projects in 2022?
    I wonder about this too...because of the competitiveness of getting eyeballs on the internet--you need 200,000 impressions/view per day with Google AdSense to your site to make around $70K / year--I tend to think that it is very difficult to get your blog viewed, given how much traffic-driven websites really need the views. Thus, you should probably try to use a downloadable software website like or... - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • NASA Mars Rover Spots Spaghetti-Like Object
    That's why you're reading it on and not - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • What Novavax, the Newest COVID Vaccine, Could Mean for Future COVID Protection -JUNE 28 FDA MEETING!
    Do you understand you are telling people that Novavax is going to be discussed at this meeting on June 28th when it clearly will not be? Do you understand that the article that you sent from also does NOT say or imply that? Stop posting misinformation. - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • RSS feed not working properly.
    Hello, installed the latest version of Thunderbird. Added some RSS feeds. But not every RSS feed is pulling the articles. For example, I put RSS - and set "Check for new articles" at 1 minute. It last pulled yesterday. It is not pulling the latest articles. And "Enable updates for all feeds" is already checked. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Certificate errors on many websites
    I just checked and its the same exact certificate for me, can you check Or maybe try For both of those websites it says that the certificate is by "R3". Just R3. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Certificate errors on many websites
    Hi all, on my windows 10 pro computer, there's been a problem with most websites showing up as having an invalid certificate, even trusted sites like (not only website just an example). It says, your connection isn't private, and when I click on proceed anyway, I checked the certificate and it says that it's invalid. Some websites, it won't even let me click on proceed anyway (there's no option to), and... - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Meta should just make a child based headset.
    In an interview with this year, Zuckerberg himself made completely clear that they have no plans to get into that market. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • $35,000 a year
    I wish more people only knew how trash CBS is, CBS Interactive, ect... - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • My hue bulbs are only accessible intermittently or not at all
    From a quick Google search, here are a couple of ways. However according to this statement on - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • After Apple Tightens Tracking Rules, Advertisers Shift Spending Toward Android Devices
    It's relevant. You don't advertise car tires on You don't advertise new servers on You know your audience based on the content of the site they're going to. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • What websites do you visit? (Looking for substitutes for information instead of social media)
    My advice is to find websites based around your interest. Like cars? Bookmark Like tech? Bookmark Like camping and the outdoors? Bookmark Obviously it doesn't have to be these websites, but basically find websites that cater to your specific interest and bookmark and read those. You'll get higher quality information, and it'll be more interesting and relevant to your life. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • News Ticket Style Application?
    Odd that. Comes up for me. it's a CNET download. Try going to and searching for Windows apps, and put in desktop Ticker. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Rolling out to Xbox Insiders this week: Dolby Vision for gaming on Xbox Series X|S
    Checking and for reviews on TVs in the future. They cover this stuff specifically. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Issues with Ticketmaster
    I have no issues bringing up or I am in Massachusetts with a Nokia trashcan running 168. I am using an OpenWrt router in front of the trashcan, so DNS issue is bypassed by using Google DNS servers. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Please add the reader mode feature back
    I went to the flag and enabled it and I went to and enabled reader mode in the menu and it worked fine. Maybe it didn't work on the site you tried it on? It also will obviously work on only some sites. - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago
  • The QHD screens this year aren’t all equal. Choose wisely. I’ve mentioned the big 3 types below.
    And to cite for HDR " Expanding the TV's contrast ratio and color palette to offer a more realistic, natural image than what's possible with today's HDTVs. ". - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago

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