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Google to fix Wi-Fi-slaying Chromecast bug on Thursday - CNET

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 00:37
An Android update should keep your home network from succumbing to potentially crippling data bursts.
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New biggest radio telescope to help detect alien signals - CNET

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 00:31
China plans to build another big radio telescope that could boost the quest to determine if we're alone in the universe, and solve other long-standing mysteries.
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Facebook to continue its probe into Russian meddling on Brexit - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 23:36
The social network agrees to reopen its investigation after initially saying it found only a minimal amount of UK-related activity.
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Land Rover Defender Works V8 packs 400 hp for 70th anniversary - Roadshow

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 23:25
That's one hell of a birthday party, even if you can't get 'em in the US.
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Land Rover shoved a 400-hp V8 into the Defender because it could - Roadshow

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 23:25
The best birthday presents are the ones you get for yourself.
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Facebook watch party turns video into a group experience - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 23:10
A test lets people in Facebook groups simultaneously watch and comment on the same Facebook video -- live or already published.
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Google will penalize websites that load slowly on phones - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 22:53
People like fast-loading sites, Google says, so slow ones will have a harder time with prominence in search results.
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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' stars blast film's all-male version - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 22:52
Mark Hamill, John Boyega and director Rian Johnson mock the bizarre no-women edit. If only Carrie Fisher were here.
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Facebook to investigate Russian meddling in Brexit vote - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 22:48
The social network agrees to open a full-and-proper investigation into Russia-backed activity during the UK's 2016 EU Referendum.
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How tech giants plan to keep fake news out of 2018 election - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 21:53
Facebook, Google and Twitter explain during a Senate committee hearing what they're doing to stop propaganda from spreading during the midterm elections.
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Apple to invest $350 billion to the US economy in the next 5 years - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 21:38
Tech giant says it will add more than 20,000 jobs and build a new campus with the location to be announced sometime later this year.
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BMW to charge annually for Apple CarPlay, which is insane - Roadshow

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 21:37
Most automakers give it out for free, but not BMW. That would be too easy.
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McLaren celebrates carbon fiber by burning rubber - Roadshow

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 21:33
McLaren hosted a gala opening for its new carbon fiber technology center in Yorkshire by whipping sweet, smoky doughnuts in a Senna.
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Light-up lizards: See chameleons glow gorgeously under UV - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 21:24
Scientists discover chameleons with a nifty skin and bone feature that lets them glow in stunning patterns under UV.
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Best of Detroit Auto Show 2018: Debuts, concepts and more - Roadshow

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 20:59
Detroit was seriously busy this year, so here's a cheat sheet in case you missed anything.
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Nomad's Wireless Hub charges 5 devices at once - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 20:21
Multidevice charging hubs are all the rage. Nomad's new one incorporates a wireless charging top with four ports.
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Siri will keep you posted with 'give me the news' feature - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 20:18
Now you can reportedly play a news podcast with a voice command.
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Sprint says Verizon customers aren't very smart - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 20:14
Commentary: In a new ad, the carrier claims that staying with Verizon shows a lack of intelligence.
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Google's Project Fi offers a sort of unlimited plan - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 20:08
"Bill protection" will help heavy data users cap what they spend.
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Airbus casts doubt on A380's future - CNET

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 19:36
The airplane maker's chief salesman warns that the A380 program may end unless Emirates airline commits to ordering more of the giant aircraft.
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