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Top Chinese official misses space conference amid U.S.-China tensions October 23, 2019

Diplomatic tensions between China and the United States continued to climb Wednesday, when Chinese officials accused the U.S. of having “weaponized” the visa process after a top Chinese official was unable attend a major international space conference currently being held in Washington. Top Chinese official misses space conference amid U.S.-China tensions Source: Washington Post Tech

Reddit's value hits $1.8b, plans redesign to be more appealing – CNET

The CEO for “the front page of the internet” says its $200 million in funding is company’s largest ever as it is also hiring more workers.
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Hacked HBO episodes and 'Game Of Thrones' script leak online – CNET

Hackers targeting HBO have allegedly posted episodes at least two series, as well as a script for next week’s “Game Of Thrones.”
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Lyft says Valerie Jarrett is a 'natural fit' for its board – CNET

The ride-hailing company brings a former Obama advisor onto its board of directors.
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Uber's Travis Kalanick to make grand, Steve Jobs-like return? – CNET

Commentary: A report suggests the former Uber CEO is telling people he’s just taking a time out.
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Online terrorism debate heads to Silicon Valley – CNET

British Home Secretary Amber Rudd will ask tech giants to do more to remove online terrorist content. But how much more can they realistically do?
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Hands-off the wheel: The next step in self-driving cars – Roadshow

In the next few years, your car will be able to handle the majority of highway driving, but how will it let you know when to take over? Bosch has an idea.
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Origin PC launches powerful and thin Max-Q laptops – CNET

The Origin PC EVO15-S and NT-15 Quadro laptops are (relatively) thin and light, but their powerful performance comes at a heavy cost.
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This is what an aurora looks like on Saturn – CNET

The glowing phenomena happens on other planets, too. NASA’s Cassini spacecraft recently spied Saturn’s version.
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Tesla's Model 3 marketing strategy ditches specs for end results – Roadshow

Looking for horsepower output or battery capacity? You’re going to be looking for a long time.
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Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive is out of juice – Roadshow

Mercedes will instead focus its efforts on its new generation of electric vehicles.
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Neil Armstrong's gold Cartier lunar module replica stolen – CNET

Police are searching for the person who stole the astronaut’s replica of the Apollo 11 lunar lander from an Ohio museum.
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iPhones take better pictures, says former Google exec – CNET

Commentary: Vic Gundotra, the man behind Google+, criticizes his old employers and says Android’s camera tech is “a few years behind.”
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Gboard update adds Maps, doodles and video to iOS keyboard – CNET

Google is expanding the capabilities of its Gboard smart keyboard for iOS beyond simply typing with the addition of drawing, Maps and YouTube.
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Is this what the iPhone 8 looks like? – CNET

A developer has found credible evidence of the next iPhone’s design and face detection features in a leaked firmware from Apple’s HomePod.
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Microsoft dumps iOS Word Flow keyboard in favor of SwiftKey – CNET

Cheerio, Word Flow. You’ve been replaced.
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'GoT' star shares Chewbacca video from Han Solo film – CNET

Watch the Wookiee have some fun in an Instagram video posted by Emilia Clarke. Also, director Ron Howard tweets another Han Solo set photo.
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Microsoft starts shipping its own keyboard with built-in Windows Hello sign-in

Microsoft is rolling out its own Windows Hello-compatible keyboard for Windows 10 devices. And it’s unsurprisingly consolidating its mobile-keyboard strategy around SwiftKey.
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Get a Lifepack backpack with Solarbank for $189 – CNET

Normally $269, this former Kickstarter darling features a built-in solar panel-powered Bluetooth speaker/mobile charger. Plus: an iPhone 7 Plus case for 15 cents!
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AMD is back in the high-end PC gaming game – CNET

The company is challenging rival Nvidia with new family of Radeon RX Vega GPUs.
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15 companies you might not know are owned by Amazon (and one that got dumped for a huge loss)

With Amazon taking on seemingly all of retail, it may not be immediately obvious how far the company reaches. Here are some companies you might not know it owns.
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Moto G5 Plus vs. E4: Battle of the best budget phones – CNET

Looking to save money on a budget phone, but not sure which is for you? I look at two of our favs: the Moto G5 Plus and the Moto E4.
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Elon Musk tweets about 'terrible lows and unrelenting stress' – CNET

Musk shows tech entrepreneurship and worldwide fame aren’t all they’re cracked up to be.
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'Godzilla' returning to Tokyo alongside a live orchestra – CNET

Tokyo’s annual film festival will feature the original 1954 “Godzilla” film, with live orchestra performing its soundtrack.
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India 'helpless' against fake news spreading through WhatsApp – CNET

An Indian minister admits the government can’t do much to stop “objectionable content” spreading on WhatsApp because it has no access to encrypted content.
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'The Emoji Movie' tops $25 million over US opening weekend – CNET

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