Google patents device that you inject into your eyeball - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 12:08
If Google's patent is anything to go by, we'll soon be injecting devices into our eyes to help improve our vision.
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Samsung's new app has you strapping VR headsets to your kids in bed - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 11:56
Samsung's prototype app Bedtime VR Stories uses its Gear VR headset to show parent and child a virtual world at bedtime.
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Forza 6 PC release date and system requirements revealed - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 11:07
The first ever PC installment in the venerable racing game series is out soon in beta. But it won't have Vsync, wheel support or an in-game frame rate counter at launch.
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Instagram forces anti-littering app Littergram to change name - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 10:58
Anti-littering app Littergram must change its name after the Facebook-owned imaging service insists it's infringing on its trademarks.
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Google taps ex-Motorola exec for new hardware group - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:21
From now on, everything from Google's Nexus smartphones to its not-yet-released new incarnation of Google Glass will be run by former Motorola President Rick Osterloh.
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Crave giveaway: May the 4th Star Wars goodies from ThinkGeek - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:00
Kit yourself out for the most sci-fi of all holidays with a gift pack of droid and Death Star merchandise from quirky retailer ThinkGeek.
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The Foop lets you grow a garden in your kitchen - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:39
A company from Japan has developed a stylish toaster-sized box in which you can grow plants, vegetables and herbs without the need of a garden -- or even a back yard.
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Twitter gets anti-'Social' in the App Store, bills itself as 'News' - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:53
​BBC, CNN, The New York Times, Twitter -- the social media service is quietly downplaying its "social networking" role and positioning itself as a "news" app on the App Store.
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Move over Angelina, Alicia Vikander is Hollywood's new Lara Croft - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:20
The Swedish actress received great praise last year for her efforts in "The Danish Girl" and "Ex Machina." Now, she tackles the task of being the Tomb Raider.
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The US government wants your Facebook data...but they don't want you to know - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:18
Facebook has released its latest Global Government Requests Report, showing an increase in requests for its users' information. And in the US at least, most of those requests come with a gag order.
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Check out these two set photos from 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:43
Director Rian Johnson posted some set photos from his upcoming movie. Maybe you've heard of it.
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'Game of Thrones' cast adds smooth lyrics, slick moves to the theme song - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 02:57
Entertainment Weekly asks the cast members of HBO's bloody fantasy series to punch up the show's instrumental theme song.
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Air Force seeks tech to keep hackers out of communications - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 02:08
New plan to work with private sector aims to bring Air Force up to date in cybersecurity. Keeping enemy forces from intercepting communications or taking down the network is first on the list.
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Supreme Court OKs change to expand FBI's hacking powers - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 01:28
The rule change would let the FBI obtain a single warrant to hack into "thousands or millions of computers at once," says Sen. Ron Wyden.
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Amazon -- that's right, Amazon -- posts big profit - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 01:15
The largest e-retailer usually reports slim profit as it invests in its next new thing. This time was different.
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Could MileageGate sink Mitsubishi? (AutoComplete Podcast, Ep. 16) - Roadshow

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 01:01
Mitsubishi steals a lot of shade from VW, Tesla is a big spender on warranty repairs, and Cooley just isn't convinced Apple even wants to build cars.
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TJ Fixman on becoming a game and movie writer (Tomorrow Daily 356) - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 00:33
We deep dive into toothbrush games, drone racing with your mind and autonomous plant spheres. Also, we welcome screenwriter TJ Fixman to the show to discuss how he became a video game writer and how it's different from writing a movie.
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Mad genius Colin Furze builds a hoverbike. What could go wrong? - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 23:52
Great Britain's most madcap inventor jumps into his infamous work shed to design and build a bike that can fly. Well, sort of.
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Women have a 'bitch-switch,' says telecom CEO - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 22:53
Technically Incorrect: José dos Santos, the CEO of Cell C, South Africa's third-largest telecom company, makes a serious gaffe. Even the company's own computer systems object.
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Snapchat video views at 10 billion a day - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 22:47
The ephemeral-photo app is quickly becoming a place where video is made.
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