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Aug 01, 2021

Here's how frustrated parents can track down their child tax credit payment - CNET
The second advance child tax credit check is coming in less than two weeks, but some parents are still waiting for the first payment.

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Aug 01, 2021

Whipped lemonade is this summer's hottest frozen drink. Here's how to make it - CNET
TikTok's viral drink is a milky, zesty delight, and it's ready for an August close-up.

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Aug 01, 2021

Robocalls still haven't gone away, so here's every method we know for stopping them - CNET
The new Stir/Shaken FCC law is now in effect, but that doesn't mean spam calls are a thing of the past.

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Aug 01, 2021

August child tax credit: Use this portal today to update your bank details and unenroll - CNET
Parents have until Monday night to opt out of the Aug. 13 advance payment and to correct their direct deposit info.

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Aug 01, 2021

9 bonuses you didn't know you could get with your Amazon account - CNET
You already know the basics: Prime Video, Prime Music and Prime's free shipping. But there are other perks that'll help you save today.

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Aug 01, 2021

9 bonuses you didn't know you could get with an Amazon account - CNET
You already know the basics: Prime Video, Prime Music and Prime's free shipping. But there are other perks that'll help you save today.

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Aug 01, 2021

How to check if you're eligible for the August child tax credit. And what to do if you're not - CNET
The next advance monthly payment goes out on Aug. 13. Find out know if your household really qualifies.

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Aug 01, 2021

Nervous stomach? Here's how stress affects your gut - CNET
A gastroenterologist explains how stress can lead to stomach woes.

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Aug 01, 2021

4th stimulus update: $2,000 check petition, $1,000 for teachers, $600 for Californians - CNET
We'll tell you what relief aid has already been approved for 2021 and what money is -- and isn't -- on the agenda.

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Aug 01, 2021

MagSafe Battery Pack: Hands-on with Apple's new iPhone 12 accessory - CNET
It's not a phone case like previous years and that might be the best reason to buy one. We walk you through everything you need to know.

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Aug 01, 2021

Subscribe to a car like your phone: What to know about vehicle subscription services - Roadshow
Our guide will help you find out if a subscription service is a good alternative to car buying or leasing.

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Aug 01, 2021

You spend how much on streaming services? Use a credit card that gives cash back - CNET
You could be saving a ton more money on streaming services. You just have to put your credit cards to work.

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Aug 01, 2021

Add Alexa to your iPhone or iPad home screen and forget you even knew Siri - CNET
Amazon updated its iOS Alexa app with a widget. Here's how to get one-tap access to the digital voice assistant you'd rather be using.

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Aug 01, 2021

404 and 503 decoded: Here's what those pesky internet error fails really mean - CNET
You can't load a webpage you want, but those error codes are trying to tell you something. We'll help you figure out what to do next.

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Aug 01, 2021

Got any change? Here's the scoop on the national coin shortage - CNET
It might be time to start digging under couch cushions.

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Aug 01, 2021

Windows 11: How to use Snap Layouts and virtual desktops for multitasking - CNET
These Windows 11 features will improve your productivity by streamlining your layouts.

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Aug 01, 2021

TV calibration: When to bring in a pro to change settings on your TV - CNET
Here's what a professional TV calibrator actually does and whether you should hire one.

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Jul 31, 2021

Problems with your child tax credit payment? Top 5 questions answered - CNET
The IRS has different tools to help with eligibility concerns and payment problems. Start here for the basics.

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Jul 31, 2021

New batch of 1.5 million unemployment refunds: IRS schedule, tax transcripts and more - CNET
More refunds on 2020 unemployment compensation are being issued throughout the summer. Here's what to know about your money and how to check online.

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Jul 31, 2021

IRS child tax credit 2021: Monthly payment schedule, opt-out deadlines and more - CNET
The second monthly payment will be sent to qualifying families in two weeks. But this year's child tax credit is anything but straightforward. We'll explain.

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Jul 31, 2021

Best credit card for August 2021 - CNET
The best credit cards for cash back, travel and balance transfers -- plus our top picks for students, Amazon and Whole Foods shoppers and Apple Pay enthusiasts.

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Jul 31, 2021

Will your advance child tax credit payments affect your 2022 taxes? They might - CNET
If you receive too much money from the IRS, you may have to return part of this year's monthly child tax credit payments next year. Here's what to know.

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Jul 31, 2021

Child tax credit calculator: Check how much you'll get on Aug. 13 - CNET
If your July child tax credit check didn't add up, use our calculator to crunch the numbers before the next monthly installment.

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Jul 31, 2021

Worried about your missing IRS tax refund? Here's what to do about it - CNET
The struggle is real for millions of taxpayers who still haven't received their refunds. We can help you track your money using IRS tools.

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Jul 31, 2021

Breakthrough COVID cases among the fully vaccinated are real. Here's the latest. - CNET
A CDC report says the delta variant is transmissible in vaccinated people who get infected. But that's not a reason to question vaccines, experts say.

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Jul 31, 2021

Breakthrough COVID cases among the fully vaccinated are real. Here's the latest - CNET
A CDC report provides evidence that the delta variant is transmissible in vaccinated people who get infected. But that's not a reason to question vaccines, experts say.

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Jul 31, 2021

How and why to opt out of the next child tax credit payment by Monday - CNET
There are a few important reasons parents are unenrolling from the advance monthly checks. But time is ticking to opt out before the August payment.

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Jul 31, 2021

Why you should ditch your diet, and what to do instead - CNET
You'll never look at keto, fasting, Whole30 or other fad diets the same way again.

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Jul 31, 2021

Mirror or cast your Android phone's screen to your TV in just a few taps. Here's how - CNET
Whether you're streaming a movie, taking part in a video call or playing your favorite game on your TV, mirroring your Android phone's display to a nearby television is easy.

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Jul 31, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Watch and stream this weekend's games in 4K HDR - CNET
The Tokyo Olympics are well underway. Here's how you can watch the games in 4K on FuboTV, YouTube TV, cable or satellite.

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Jul 31, 2021

EV subsidies and tax credits: Electric cars can save you big money at tax time - Roadshow
The EV tax credit won't be a good option for everyone, but future changes could put more cash in your pocket, too.

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Jul 31, 2021

How to secure your TV to the wall and keep it from falling over - CNET
A lot of TVs are heavy. Here's what you can do to make sure they don't fall over.

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Jul 31, 2021

iPhone users: Delete annoying duplicate contacts once and for all. Here's how - CNET
You don't have to deal with the iCloud duplicate contact bug anymore. We'll tell you how to fix it.

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Jul 31, 2021

Check your child tax credit eligibility and opt out before Monday. Here's how - CNET
The deadline for parents to opt out of child tax credit payments.

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Jul 31, 2021

Secret Netflix codes: A trick for getting out of the endless scroll of movies - CNET
The same old Netflix recommendations can get boring sometimes. Here's a helpful hack to make the streaming algorithm work for you.

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Jul 31, 2021

How to pair AirPods to your iPhone, iPad, MacBook and any other Apple device - CNET
It only takes 3 seconds to connect your AirPods to all your devices and you only have to do it once.

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Jul 31, 2021

Child tax credit: Are you sure you got the right payment amount? Here's how to check - CNET
Did you get less than you expected with the July child tax credit check? Use our calculator to compare the numbers before next month's check.

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Jul 31, 2021

Google Home routines: How to set custom commands and responses - CNET
You can say "Hey, Google, good morning" to start your day or make your own custom routine.

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Jul 30, 2021

IRS child tax credit 2021: Payment schedule, opt-out deadlines and more - CNET
We'll tell you all the dates you need to know, from when you'll get your next child tax credit check to unenrolling from the monthly payments.

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Jul 30, 2021

Issues with your July child tax credit payment? Here's what to know - CNET
If you haven't got your first child tax credit check yet -- or you have, but it was the wrong amount -- start here for answers.

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Jul 30, 2021

Disney World and Disneyland bring back indoor mask mandate: The latest on global Disney parks - CNET
Anyone age 2 and up will be required to wear a face covering indoors, regardless of vaccination status.

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Jul 30, 2021

Best secured credit cards for August 2021 - CNET
If you have a checkered financial history or low credit score, a secured credit card can be an effective way to rebuild your credit.

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Jul 30, 2021

Neutrogena sunscreen recall 2021: What you need to know - CNET
Tests discovered benzene, a known carcinogen, in certain sunscreens from Neutrogena, Aveeno, Banana Boat and others. Should you toss yours?

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Jul 30, 2021

9 hidden Amazon perks besides Prime shipping and video to save you money - CNET
You already know the famous features: Prime Video, Prime Music and Prime's free shipping. But there's a ton of Amazon perks that you might not know about and will want to start using ASAP to save.

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Jul 30, 2021

COVID breakthrough and fully vaccinated people: Here's the latest - CNET
Breakthrough COVID infections will continue to happen as new variants spread -- but that's not a reason to question vaccines, experts say.

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Jul 30, 2021

COVID breakthrough cases and fully vaccinated people: Here's the latest - CNET
Breakthrough COVID infections will continue to happen as new variants spread -- but that's not a reason to question vaccines, experts say.

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Jul 30, 2021

Frustrated parents: Track your delayed child tax credit payment online. Here's how - CNET
The first advance child tax credit check was sent two weeks ago, but some parents are still waiting.

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Jul 30, 2021

Saturn at opposition: How to watch the ringed planet line up with Earth - CNET
Break out the binoculars and telescopes, because Saturn is showing off for us.

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Jul 30, 2021

Opting out of the monthly child tax credit payments? You have 3 days left - CNET
Time is running out to unenroll from the August child tax credit payment. We'll tell you how to do it.

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Jul 30, 2021

Boeing Starliner do-over ISS test flight: How to watch the delayed mission - CNET
A technical issue with the ISS has pushed back Boeing's effort to catch up with SpaceX to no earlier than Aug. 3.

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Jul 30, 2021

Struggling to afford broadband at home? There's a $50 monthly benefit you should know about - CNET
Americans who qualify can use the Emergency Broadband Benefit to knock $50 off their internet bill each month.

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Jul 30, 2021

What HIPAA does and doesn't protect against when it comes to COVID vaccine questions - CNET
Many people are confused when it comes to the rules surrounding HIPAA. We'll explain.

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Jul 30, 2021

Nintendo Switch Online: What you need to know about SNES and NES library, free game trials - CNET
The hybrid console's subscription service includes a library of more than 100 classic games, online gaming and free trials of Switch games

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Jul 30, 2021

What's happening to federal unemployment benefits after summer? Here's what we know - CNET
Millions of Americans have already lost unemployment benefits, and more are getting cut off in September. Will pandemic programs for laid-off workers be reinstated?

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Jul 30, 2021

Wildfire season: What to know about this year's raging fires - CNET
The Bootleg wildfire is the largest in the US so far this year.

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Jul 30, 2021

Why does my stomach hurt? Common causes and when to see a doctor - CNET
Stomach pain has a number of potential causes, and it can also be a symptom of certain conditions.

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Jul 30, 2021

New round of 1.5 million unemployment refunds: IRS schedule, tax transcripts and more - CNET
More refunds on 2020 unemployment compensation come this week. Here's what to know about your money and how to check online.

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Jul 30, 2021

Back-to-school season is here. Get these 5 essentials while they're in stock - CNET
Many kids are returning to the classroom, but they'll need some extra supplies before the first day.

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Jul 30, 2021

5 smart ways to repel mosquitos this summer - CNET
Don't let these pesky backyard blood suckers ruin your next cookout. Fight the bite with these proven methods for repelling mosquitos.

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Jul 30, 2021

What national coin shortage? Here's the scoop on your quarters, dimes and nickels - CNET
With coins in short supply, should you be hoarding them or emptying your cup holder to spend them?

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Jul 30, 2021

Forgot your Mac password? Here's how you can get back in - CNET
Don't panic if you find yourself locked out of your Mac. Here are a few different ways you can regain access.

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Jul 30, 2021

CDC and WHO recommend fully vaccinated should wear masks indoors. Here's the latest - CNET
The CDC recently updated its stance to say fully vaccinated people should wear masks in certain areas. We'll explain what's going on.

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Jul 29, 2021

Problems with your July child tax credit payment? Here's what to know - CNET
If your first check still hasn't arrived -- or it has and you got the wrong amount -- start here for answers.

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Jul 29, 2021

Track down your July 15 child tax credit payment online. Here's what to do - CNET
Figuring out where your child tax credit check is can be a pain. We'll help you trace it with these next steps.

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Jul 29, 2021

Boeing Starliner do-over ISS mission delayed: How to watch test flight live - CNET
A technical issue with the ISS has bumped back Boeing's effort to catch up with SpaceX after the first Starliner test flight didn't go as planned.

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Jul 29, 2021

Robinhood's IPO: Here's everything investors should know - CNET
Millions use the app to invest. But will investors buy the stock?

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Jul 29, 2021

Use Teleparty (formerly Netflix Party) to watch HBO, Disney Plus and more - CNET
Now you can watch more than Netflix with the free browser extension.

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Jul 29, 2021

Will you need a COVID booster? Maybe, with Pfizer and the CDC considering a third shot - CNET
With delta variant cases growing, how can you protect yourself from the dominant COVID-19 strain? Here's what to know about the discussion over vaccine boosters.

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Jul 29, 2021

Southern Delta Aquariid meteor shower provides a perfect Perseid preview - CNET
This season's spectacle of shooting stars is just getting started.

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Jul 29, 2021

IRS child tax credit 2021: Opt out deadlines, payment schedule and more - CNET
We've got all the dates you need to know, from when you'll get your next child tax credit check to your last chance to unenroll from the payments if you want to.

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Jul 29, 2021

Robinhood goes public today: Here's everything investors should know - CNET
Millions use the app to invest. But will investors buy the stock?

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Jul 29, 2021

This easy, peasy whipped lemonade recipe is a TikTok favorite - CNET
The latest TikTok trend is a drink we'll be sipping all summer. Here's how to make it.

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Jul 29, 2021

Still waiting on your IRS tax refund? Where it is and the No. 1 reason for delays - CNET
Millions are still waiting for their past-due refund money. Here's what we know about where it is and why it's delayed.

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Jul 29, 2021

Perseid meteor shower 2021 is heating up: How to watch the dazzling show - CNET
The Perseids are building toward an Aug. 11 peak, but you can catch them blazing across the sky right now. Here's how.

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Jul 29, 2021

Want to opt out of child tax credit payments? You have 4 days to unenroll from monthly checks - CNET
If you're concerned about having to pay money back to the IRS in 2022, you can unenroll from the child tax credit payments now.

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Jul 29, 2021

9 hidden Amazon perks other than Prime shipping and video to save money now - CNET
You know the big ones: Prime Video, Prime Music and Prime's free shipping. But there's a ton of Amazon features that you might not know about and will want to start using ASAP to save some cash.

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Jul 29, 2021

Best credit card welcome bonus for August 2021 - CNET
It's not just size of a bonus that matters -- but how much you have to spend to get it.

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Jul 29, 2021

Baby on the way? What to know about exercising while pregnant - CNET
Follow these dos and don'ts to reap the benefits of exercise during pregnancy while also staying safe.

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Jul 29, 2021

4th stimulus check update: $2,000 payment petition, $1,000 for teachers, $600 in California - CNET
Here's the money that's currently on the table -- and what's not. Plus, we'll tell you what relief aid has already been approved for 2021.

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Jul 29, 2021

Another 1.5 million unemployment refunds this week: Tax transcripts, IRS schedule and more - CNET
Taxpayers can expect another round of refunds on 2020 unemployment compensation this week, starting July 28. We'll tell you when to look for your money and how to check online.

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Jul 29, 2021

What HIPAA does and doesn't protect against when it comes to vaccine questions - CNET
Many people are confused when it comes to the rules surrounding HIPAA. We'll help explain.

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Jul 29, 2021

NBA Draft 2021: Start time, draft order and how to watch without cable on ABC or ESPN - CNET
Will the Pistons select Cade Cunningham with the top pick? Where will Jalen Green, Jalen Suggs, Evan Mobley and the other top prospects land? Your NBA Draft questions will get answers tonight.

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Jul 29, 2021

Apple Card Family: 5 things you need to know about sharing Apple's credit card - CNET
Ready to share your Apple Card with a friend or family member? We dig into what you need to know about the new account-combining feature.

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Jul 29, 2021

Data privacy: Find out what personal data Apple is keeping on you now - CNET
Anyone with an Apple ID can request a copy of the data collected from Apple's apps and services. Here's how.

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Jul 28, 2021

How do I opt out of the child tax credit monthly payments? We'll explain how - CNET
If you're concerned about having to pay money back to the IRS in 2022, you can unenroll from the child tax credit payments now.

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Jul 28, 2021

Check your child tax credit eligibility before Monday, Aug. 2. Here's why - CNET
Opting out of payments may be the best option for some families. We'll explain.

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Jul 28, 2021

CDC now agrees with WHO that fully vaccinated should wear masks. Here's the latest - CNET
The CDC has updated its stance on fully vaccinated people wearing masks in certain areas. We'll explain what's going on.

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Jul 28, 2021

Child tax credit 2021: Opt-out deadlines, payments, eligibility and more - CNET
This year's child tax credit is like no other. Here's what the big changes mean for you and your family.

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Jul 28, 2021

Still waiting on your child tax credit payment? Track your check online now - CNET
Some parents are still waiting for the first advance payment.

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Jul 28, 2021

July child tax credit payment problem? Here's what to know - CNET
If your first check is still a no-show -- or it has and you got the wrong amount -- start here for answers.

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Jul 28, 2021

Can you fix a broken Nintendo Switch? Of course! (Here's how) - CNET
The Nintendo Switch has a history of needing the occasional repair, but you shouldn't be afraid to try this DIY trick to fix your game console's back cover.

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Jul 28, 2021

4th stimulus check update: The latest on $2,000 petition, $1,000 for teachers, $600 in California - CNET
Here's the money that's currently on the table -- and what's not. Plus, we'll tell you what relief aid has already been approved for 2021.

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Jul 28, 2021

iOS 15: Apple could use selfies to validate your ID cards in Wallet app update - CNET
Everything we know so far about Apple's latest iPhone operating system public beta, its release date and new features ahead of its general release in the fall.

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Jul 28, 2021

4 million unemployment refunds in July: Tax transcripts, IRS schedule and more - CNET
Taxpayers can expect another round of refunds on 2020 unemployment compensation. We'll tell you when to expect your money and how to check online.

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Jul 28, 2021

IBD vs. IBS: What's the difference? - CNET
Here's a rundown of IBD and IBS. Understand the similarities, differences and what to do if you think you have one.

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Jul 28, 2021

Alexa, Alexa, Alexa: What to do with all your extra Amazon Echos - CNET
Is an Amazon Echo speaker in every room overkill? Yes, which is why you should do it. Here's how to make it all work.

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Jul 28, 2021

9 hidden Amazon perks other than Prime shipping and video that you can use now - CNET
You know the big ones: Prime Video, Prime Music and Prime's free shipping. But there's a ton of lesser-known Amazon features that you want to start using ASAP.

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Jul 28, 2021

iOS 15 makes FaceTime between Android and iPhone easy. Here's how to try it now - CNET
iOS 15 is now available to download as a public beta on your iPhone, and it lets FaceTime break free of Apple's ecosystem. Here's how Android and Windows users can hop on a video call.

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Jul 28, 2021

Use this IRS tool to check your child tax credit eligibility before the opt-out deadline - CNET
If you're not eligible for advance payments, you may owe the IRS during tax time.

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Jul 28, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: How to watch and everything you need to know - CNET
The Tokyo Olympics is up and running, here's all the details.

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