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Boeing Dreamliner jet draws USA-sized self-portrait in the sky - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 23:53
Passenger-jet manufacturer gets creative with its flight plan during a required 18-hour endurance test.
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AT&T 'confirms' Galaxy S8 Active ahead of announcement - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 23:47
There's still no word from Samsung about when the Galaxy S8 Active is coming, but AT&T may have forgotten about that.
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WannaCry hero accused of creating Russian banking virus - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 23:39
Just before boarding a flight to head home to the UK, Marcus Hutchins, the researcher who stopped WannaCry, is arrested in Las Vegas by the FBI.
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Woman gets 2.5 years in prison for texts encouraging suicide - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 23:19
Michelle Carter was convicted of involuntary manslaughter even though she wasn't physically present when her boyfriend died.
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20 things you should never, ever Google - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 23:03
These search terms may sound benign, but if you're not careful, they can be anything but. From the terrifying to the profoundly time-consuming, these 20 search terms will leave you wishing you weren't so curious.
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5 Google Home tips for people who love music - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 22:45
Other than sounding surprisingly good for such a small speaker.
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Bolt EV beats EPA range, 75-kWh Tesla in Consumer Reports test - Roadshow

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 22:23
The Bolt EV was the only electric car that CR tested that was able to exceed its EPA-estimated electric range.
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Google to Android developers: cut the crappy apps or else - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 21:49
Apps that are crash-prone or battery hogs now are demoted in Google Play search results so you'll be burdened with fewer one-star duds.
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WannaCry-thwarting hacker reportedly in US custody - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 21:48
Marcus Hutchins, who helped stop the ransomware attack in May, is in US custody after leaving the Defcon security conference, ZDNet reports.
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Facebook to expand Stories from your phone to your PC - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 21:44
If you like Facebook's glitzed-up photos and videos that vanish after a day, good news. You'll be able to see them on your laptop, too.
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Life's a drag, but the 2018 Nissan Leaf isn't - Roadshow

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 21:23
A new teaser shows off its silhouette and talks about its slippery shape.
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Facebook wants to fight fake news with bots (The 3:59, Ep. 261) - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 20:15
Also on the podcast, we discuss why Mark Zuckerberg is DEFINITELY not running for president. *wink*wink*
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Budget tablets a rare highlight as broader market shrinks - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 20:01
Detachable tablets like 2-in-1 computers just aren't as hot anymore, according to an IDC study.
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Voltron's robot lion awesomeness will soon come in Lego form - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 19:59
You can now form the feet, legs, arms, torso and head of Voltron yourself -- with the help of tiny Lego bricks.
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Great white shark + GoPro = fabulous, toothy footage - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 19:55
A curious great white shark nibbles on a researcher's camera and gives us a good look down its gullet.
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Get an unlocked Moto G5 Plus phone for $199.99 - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 19:23
CNET dubbed it the "best budget phone," and now it's on sale for even less. Plus: killer deals on some stellar PC games.
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Rear-seat passengers still ignoring seat belts, study finds - Roadshow

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 18:46
What the hell is wrong with people?
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Fiddle with the Tesla Model 3's infotainment in this new mockup - Roadshow

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 18:26
It's not entirely complete, but it's our best look yet at the Model 3's new center touchscreen.
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The best blogs of the Audiophiliac's 10 years - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 18:17
The Audiophiliac is 10 years old, what a long strange trip it's been!
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WannaCry ransomware hackers cash out with $140,000 windfall - CNET

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 18:10
The massive outbreak locked up hundreds of thousands of PCs and forced each users to pay $300 in Bitcoin.
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