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Uber former CEO Travis Kalanick forms new venture - CNET

Thu, 08/03/2018 - 02:44
The beleaguered co-founder of the ride-hailing company is moving on to investments, with a new fund called 10100.
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'Right to repair' legislation heading to California - CNET

Thu, 08/03/2018 - 02:30
Bill would require hardware manufacturers to make repair information, diagnostic tools and service parts available to device owners and repair shops.
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High art: Watch April the Giraffe paint a masterpiece - CNET

Thu, 08/03/2018 - 02:03
Remember the mama giraffe/webcam star who gave birth on YouTube? She's now sticking her neck out to try a new career -- painter.
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Netflix gets Snapchatty: Mobile app to add vertical video - CNET

Thu, 08/03/2018 - 00:22
Netflix is adding vertical video previews to its mobile app, in a experience that feels a lot like swiping through Snapchat.
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See a robot solve a Rubik's Cube ridiculously fast - CNET

Thu, 08/03/2018 - 00:19
An agile robot takes a Rubik's Cube from scrambled to solved in under half a second.
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'Last Jedi' deleted scene: Finn calls Phasma a 'whoop hog' - CNET

Thu, 08/03/2018 - 00:06
It's a shame this Star Wars scene was cut, because the former Stormtrooper has so much fun taunting his shiny boss.
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Yes, Alexa is suddenly letting out evil cackles for no reason - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 23:40
What's so funny, Alexa? Amazon's smart assistant isn't telling. And it's got some people creeped out.
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Mystery bones likely belonged to Amelia Earhart, says study - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 23:34
The enigma of aviator Amelia Earhart's disappearance gets a new twist with a forensic analysis of bones discovered decades ago on a Pacific island.
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Thundersnow hammers the East Coast, and so do the jokes - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 23:20
Make up your mind, Mother Nature. Weather can be so weird that sometimes two different kinds of storms collide.
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Bartesian cocktail machine to make its way to countertops this year - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 23:12
Small-appliance maker Hamilton Beach will sell, market and distribute the Bartesian, a countertop device that uses pods and liquor to make cocktails.
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Tesla Semi makes first fully loaded trip from Reno to Fremont - Roadshow

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 23:07
This is the biggest and most difficult test yet for Tesla's heavy hauler. Can it make it all the way from its battery plant to its production line without charging?
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Rimac C Two electric hypercar shocks Geneva with 1,914 horsepower - Roadshow

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 23:00
The C Two EV will hit 60 mph in 1.85 seconds and top out at 258 mph.
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FCC commissioner broke law by endorsing Trump, senators say - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 22:35
CNN reports that seven Democrats in the US Senate are calling for an investigation into comments the FCC's Michael O'Rielly made at the CPAC conference.
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Facebook, Google, others target online wildlife trafficking - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 22:14
The Global Coalition to End Wildlife Trafficking Online boasts a roster of major tech firms. The goal: Fight poachers by stopping e-trade in illegal animal products.
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Bitcoin plunges after SEC warns about cryptocurrency exchanges - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 22:13
Virtual currencies may be a bold new technology frontier, but marketplaces where you can buy and sell them aren't exempt from regulation.
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Dear Mazda, stop teasing us with gorgeous wagons that we'll never get - Roadshow

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 21:54
The 2019 Mazda6 Tourer is a beautiful wagon that sparkles like a diamond in a sea of half-baked crossovers and SUVs, but it's not coming to America.
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This garage gadget adds simple smarts to your garage door - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 21:33
The $89 Garadget connects to your Wi-Fi network for remote access and voice control of your garage door.
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Android P tries Apple's approach to shrinking photo sizes - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 20:44
Google's next smartphone software will support a new photo format called HEIC, an approach Apple took with iOS 11 in 2017 to cut file sizes in half.
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NASA spies fierce cyclone dance on Jupiter - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 20:41
The Juno spacecraft has spotted another oddity on the planet best known for its Great Red Spot: hurricanes circling each of the gas giant's poles.
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FCC chairman promises nearly $1B to Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands - CNET

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 20:40
Ajit Pai is proposing the FCC step up its efforts to help the US island territories fix and expand their battered wireless and broadband networks devastated by last year's hurricanes.
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