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US Navy launches submarine maneuvered by Xbox controller - CNET

1 hour 21 min ago
Commentary: The USS Colorado has a new way of operating its photonics masts, and it's something younger sailors are already familiar with.
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Data of 50M Facebook users obtained by Trump-linked firm - CNET

1 hour 36 min ago
Voter profiling firm Cambridge Analytica got hold of the data without the consent of the social network's users, say reports in The New York Times and The Observer.
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Shure's $3,000 KSE1500 headphones make for an ear-opening experience - CNET

1 hour 38 min ago
For well-heeled audiophiles seeking the outer limits of transparency, the Shure KSE1500 electrostatic in-ear headphone is the one to get.
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NCAA upset kings UMBC share close relationship with Fortnite - CNET

2 hours 43 min ago
Commentary: The perpetrators of the biggest shock in March Madness history compare their triumph to a first victory in the world's new favorite game.
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VW electric Pikes Peak race car has shades of I.D. - Roadshow

7 hours 25 min ago
Electric cars aren't just for regular ol' roads.
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Best home theater upgrades from $20 to $2,500 - CNET

9 hours 25 min ago
Buying a TV is only half of the best home theater experience. Upgrade your AV system, too, with these streamers, sound bars, receivers and other gadgets.
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March Madness indeed! UVA goes down and all brackets go bust - CNET

14 hours 41 min ago
Hail underdogs! A No. 16 seed had never beat a No. 1 in the NCAA men's basketball tournament, until the UMBC Retrievers bounded along.
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Facebook bans Trump-linked campaign data firm - CNET

16 hours 52 min ago
The world's largest social network said it's banning a data analytics firm, called Cambridge Analytica, after reports it lied about how it treated user data.
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CNET Asks: Are you excited about the new Fitbit Versa? - CNET

20 hours 16 min ago
Fitbit this week announced the Versa, the company's latest attempt at a full-on smartwatch. We want to know your thoughts on Fitbit’s newest offering!
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Microsoft considers forcing Windows 10 Mail users to use Edge - CNET

21 hours 10 min ago
In a note to early testers for its Windows software for PCs, Microsoft says it's making the change to ensure security.
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Boeing's new 737 Max 7 airplane completes first test flight - CNET

21 hours 13 min ago
The next version of Boeing's 737 aircraft has the longest range of any MAX plane.
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Qualcomm's ex-CEO departs board, mulls taking company private - CNET

21 hours 15 min ago
Paul Jacobs may launch a bid to take over Qualcomm, which his father co-founded.
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Windows embraces new space-squeezing photo format - CNET

21 hours 48 min ago
Microsoft's PC software is joining Apple's iOS and Google's Android in embracing HEIF, which halves photo sizes compared with JPEG.
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You may have to wait for Oculus Go until Facebook's May event - CNET

21 hours 51 min ago
Facebook's upcoming $199 cordless headset reportedly won't arrive for a couple more months.
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Apple imagines a world where you unlock everything with your face - CNET

22 hours 19 min ago
Commentary: In a new iPhone X ad, Cupertino shows what would happen if your face unlocked more than your phone. It would be complete chaos, of course.
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Court nixes FCC rules targeting robocalls - CNET

Fri, 16/03/2018 - 23:11
The D.C. Circuit said Friday Obama-era FCC rules meant to curb unwanted robocalls went too far and could have led to anyone using a smartphone to violate the law.
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Onkyo's TX-SR383 adds height channels, but not Atmos - CNET

Fri, 16/03/2018 - 23:06
The Onkyo TX-SR383 offers two more channels than before, but a price bump means that the receiver may not be as competitive against models with Dolby Atmos onboard.
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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is now on Android... in Canada - CNET

Fri, 16/03/2018 - 22:13
Fortnite may have beat PUBG to smartphones in North America, but the game that made battle royale combat a fad is hot on its tail.
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New tech and laws to shut down DUI - Roadshow

Fri, 16/03/2018 - 22:02
Lowered legal blood-alcohol levels and new ways to detect them may end driving's worst problem.
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Apple Watch doesn't excite people, says Fitbit exec - CNET

Fri, 16/03/2018 - 21:37
Commentary: At an investment conference, Fitbit CFO Bill Zerella appears to suggest that the world's best-selling wearable is a niche product.
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