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Facebook sued by Russian firm linked to election meddling – CNET November 20, 2018

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We celebrate 10 years of the iPhone … with more iPhone 8 rumors! (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 90) – CNET

A look back at the iPhone and its origins: Who could forget the Motorola Rokr? Plus, new iPhone 8 rumors and what its fingerprint sensor could be like.
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This website lets you create your very own cat purr – CNET

If your allergy-prone roommate won’t let you have a cat, Purrli’s the next best thing.
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Is this Microsoft’s cancelled Surface Mini? – CNET

Back in 2014 Microsoft unveiled the Surface Pro 3, but was there another Surface it cancelled at the last minute? And are these its specs?
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Twitter investor Chris Sacca apologizes for VC sexism – CNET

Sacca’s Medium post offers an apology and takes responsibility for participating in sexism in the industry.
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Chris Barr set CNET's compass – CNET

Our first editor in chief, who died last month at age 64, laid solid groundwork for our fledgling news site and the web around it.
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4K games go cheap in Sony's midyear PSN sale – CNET

PlayStation 4 Pro owners with 4K TVs can pick up some PS4 Pro-enhanced games at deep discounts during Sony’s big summer sale.
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Elon Musk's Boring Company digs into (and under) LA – CNET

The man behind SpaceX and Tesla tweeted this week that the machine has started to create underground tunnels.
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Germany could fine social media companies millions for hate speech – CNET

Companies must remove or block “unlawful content” within 24 hours or face fines, according to a new law.
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NASA promises there aren't any child slaves on Mars – CNET

On his show “Infowars,” conspiracy peddler Alex Jones discusses claims of an interplanetary child slave trade. When asked, NASA has something to say about it.
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Daimler's new bus tech will automatically brake for pedestrians – Roadshow

It’s the first bus in the world to do so.
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Ron Howard shares cryptic photo from Han Solo set – CNET

The new director of the upcoming Star Wars standalone movie tweets a photo from the set of the untitled movie.
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Flying across the country could save you money on a car purchase – Roadshow

Expand your search beyond your local area, and you could save a decent chunk of change, but you’ll have to work for it.
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Twitter and IGN will let you livestream Comic-Con – CNET

The partnership will serve up livestreamed video from Comic-Con 2017.
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Volkswagens will start talking to each other in 2019 – Roadshow

Not literally talking. Don’t be silly.
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Amazon Go so far is a no-show. Now what? – CNET

The online retail giant’s concept store won’t be revolutionizing the shopping experience quite yet.
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A smart shirt for cows helps fight the heat in Japan – CNET

A Japanese apparel company designed a shirt for cows to help them beat the summer heat so they keep producing milk.
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The quiet fight against browser noise pollution

Are you tired of noisy videos playing when you visit a Web page? Yeah? Well so are some of the biggest browser makers. Here’s a look behind the page.
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'Rick and Morty' are in a pickle in new crazy trailer – CNET

Fans of the zany animated series now have a trailer and a premiere date. It’s kind of a big dill.
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'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' is your brain on video games – CNET

The “Jumanji” remake no one asked for is here (no, not you “Zathura”). And this time, rolling a five or an eight isn’t going to save you from the jungle.
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Weekend Streaming: 'Titanic' lands on Netflix – CNET

If you like mockumentaries, you probably won’t care for “Titanic.” Also, a lot of “Futurama” goes offline, but a few seasons are left.
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StarCraft: Remastered arrives August 14 for $15 – CNET

Ready to roll out.
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Get to know the CNET family: Q&A with Josh Moffett – CNET

Get to know Josh, outdoor adventurist, master of dad jokes and the man who enjoys making data fun.
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Fidget Spinners exploding? Of course they are – CNET

The toy that skyrocketed in popularity over the past few months is suddenly facing a new and potentially dangerous problem.
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Robot furniture wants to make your apartment feel bigger – CNET

This system converts a small space into a living room, bedroom or closet at the touch of a button.
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Even GOP senators think Trump's tweeting has gone too far – CNET

Commentary: After demeaning comments aimed at MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski, some Republican senators say the president’s tweets are becoming unbecoming.
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FCC gives over $1M in phone subsidies to dead people – CNET

A report from government watchdog GAO finds extensive fraud in the FCC’s Lifeline program for the poor.
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Microsoft partners with Token on biometric ring for logging into Windows 10

Microsoft is partnering with Token, maker of a biometric ring, to give users another option to log into Windows 10 via a wearable device.
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'Inhumans' trailer: Marvel’s next project has humans unhappy – CNET

The trailer for Marvel’s “Inhumans” is finally here, but reactions from around the web say it’s not living up to many fans’ expectations.
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Facebook rules protects white men, not black kids, from hate – CNET

A ProPublica report says leaked documents show the social network may have different standards on who is protected from abuse.
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CNET asks: What do you want to see in the next iPhone? – CNET

We’ve seen a ton of amazing changes since the release of Apple’s first iPhone, both in design and performance. With all the iPhone 8 buzz, what changes are you dying to see?
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Four-cylinder a-peel: Line lock comes to 2018 Ford Mustang EcoBoost – Roadshow

An easier way to shred tires? Sign me up.
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PBS access extended by carriers like T-Mobile – CNET

T-Mobile and PBS partner to supply wireless coverage to millions of people in rural areas of America.
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Nissan to turn over new Leaf on September 6 – Roadshow

Pioneering electric car must make big advancements in range, tech to keep pace.
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The Queen is on Facebook Live for the first time – CNET

Tune in on Facebook Live to see Elizabeth II honor young leaders.
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Lots of people dislike voice assistants. Blame Siri – CNET

Hard numbers say so, though these digital helpers continue gain users.
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How has the iPhone changed your life? (The 3:59, Ep. 249) – CNET

We talk Apple’s iPhone on the big 10-year anniversary of its launch.
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Return of the $7 cable-management board – CNET

That’s the price for the medium-size one; get a large for about a buck more! Plus: Rent any movie for 99 cents (hopefully?).
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Instagram turns to machine learning to clean up its comments – CNET

Two new filters will help keep offensive comments and spam off your posts.
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Microsoft buys cloud-monitoring vendor Cloudyn

Microsoft is acquiring Cloudyn, a cloud monitoring and analytics firm with which it has partnered previously, for an undisclosed amount.
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Microsoft aims to simplify Windows 10 PC set-up with Windows AutoPilot

Microsoft is adding several new management features to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update and its Intune mobile-device management service this Fall.
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Lego's 'Justice League' movie sets may confirm a big character reveal – CNET

Spoilers might just be inside these Lego-sized depictions of the next DC film.
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Breezy 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' swings to teen comedy beats – CNET

Tom Holland’s Peter Parker isn’t weighed down by the past, making for a light, entertaining take on young Spidey’s world.
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Chinese site Weibo to ban 'bad talk' about Chinese affairs – CNET

In response to an order from Chinese authorities last week, Weibo announced it will remove all content that engages in negative discussions about public affairs.
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Your favourite singer could eventually be your GPS' voice – CNET

AI startup Oben is creating avatars of South Korean celebrities that’ll live in your phone, and it wants to rope Hollywood into the action too.
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Telegram registers in Russia after ban threat – CNET

Telegram’s founder Pavel Durov registered the company so it works in Russia’s “legal framework,” but won’t succumb to pressure to hand over user data.
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Amazon Prime Day returns July 11 to take all your money – CNET

The annual worldwide sale comes to Mexico, China and India for the first time this year.
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Coins flung at plane engine for 'good luck' cause 5-hour delay – CNET

Coins vs. jet engine. Coins win.
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Kaspersky Lab may face US military ban over Russia concerns – CNET

Senators worry the Moscow-based cybersecurity software company may be vulnerable to “Russian government influence,” Reuters reports.
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Canon's smallest dSLR grows a little – CNET

It’s a little bigger than its predecessor, but the EOS Rebel SL2, but with four years of essential updates to cram in, it’s not surprising.
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Canon's entry full-frame dSLR flips out – CNET

The 6D gets an articulated touchscreen LCD.
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