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Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg make top CEO list for the 7th year in a row - CNET

CNET News - 1 hour 29 min ago
See where your boss landed on Glassdoor's annual list.

Adam Sandler's 'Murder Mystery' breaks Netflix viewing records

Engadget - Tue, 2019-06-18 23:46
While Netflix was famously reticent about releasing viewing statistics, over the last year or so the company has become more open about it. Its latest revelation confirms the theory that someone out there like Adam Sandler movies, since his latest st...

Hereditary director Ari Aster's Midsommar reviews are in: 'Terrorizing' - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 23:36
What's that sound? Cries of fear. Echoing across the internet.

YouTube uses AR to let you try on makeup during tutorials

Engadget - Tue, 2019-06-18 22:43
There's no question YouTube's beauty bloggers have some of the largest followings, and the platform has become an important place for even the biggest makeup brands to debut their products. Now, Google's AR Beauty Try-On feature will let YouTube user...

'Harry Potter: Wizards Unite' worldwide launch begins on June 21st

Engadget - Tue, 2019-06-18 21:16
You'll be able to save Muggles from rogue magical creatures and misbehaving objects very soon: Niantic will finally start rolling out Harry Potter: Wizards Unite on June 21st. The company has announced the much-awaited mobile game's launch date outsi...

Adam Sandler's Murder Mystery is Netflix's biggest weekend film ever - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 20:32
The Sandler- and Jennifer Aniston-starring comedy has been a big success, Netflix tells us.

Astronomers just observed two galaxies merging, 13 billion years ago - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 20:32
It's thought to be the earliest known example of merging galaxies yet discovered.

Magic Leap accuses ex-employee of stealing AR technology for Chinese company - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 20:26
Former software engineer's new company used confidential information to create competing AR glasses in just two years, the startup alleges in a lawsuit.

Defying expectations, Boeing wins interest for 737 Max at Paris Air Show - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 20:17
The Max family is still grounded following two deadly crashes, but the parent of British Airways says it'll consider buying 200 737 aircraft

China has over 100 more supercomputers than the US, Top500 says - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 20:07
But the two most powerful supercomputers are in the US.

Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 launch reportedly planned for August 7th

Engadget - Tue, 2019-06-18 20:04
While we're waiting for news on the foldable Galaxy phone, Samsung is still planning its usual big event to launch the next Galaxy Note. According to CNET, we should expect the company's annual Unpacked event to take place on August 7th at the Barcla...

Samsung eyes Galaxy Note 10 launch on Aug. 7 in New York - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 19:46
The next Unpacked event will take place at the Barclays Center, the same venue as last year’s Note 9 launch, people familiar with the plans tell CNET.

US lawmaker wants Facebook to halt its Libra cryptocurrency project - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 19:11
Lawmakers still have a lot of questions about Facebook's cryptocurrency plans.

House chairwoman wants Facebook to pause work on its cryptocurrency

Engadget - Tue, 2019-06-18 19:04
You knew Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency would come under scrutiny as soon as it became official, and the US government isn't wasting any time. House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters has issued a statement calling on Facebook to...

Robotic dishwasher saves restaurants from drudgery

Engadget - Tue, 2019-06-18 18:41
Restaurants and other eateries are facing a shortage of dishwashers, and for understandable reasons -- it's inglamorous work with low pay. Dishcraft, at least, thinks robots can fill that gap. It just revealed a robotic dishwasher intended to clean...

This photo from Greenland says everything about climate change - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 18:35
It's home to the second biggest chunk of ice in the world, but right now it looks more like a water park.

Microsoft patent app could see the Surface Pen double as an earbud - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 18:23
The company envisioned a flexible stylus with input buttons for controlling audio and digital presentations.

PCI Express 6 spec promises massive headroom for AI and storage

Engadget - Tue, 2019-06-18 18:21
PCI Express 5.0 has barely been finalized, but that isn't stopping its creators from dreaming about what comes next. The PCI Special Interest Group has unveiled a PCI Express 6.0 specification that should deliver up to a blistering 256GB per second...

2020 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe adds a usable second row - Roadshow

CNET News - Tue, 2019-06-18 18:01
It'll be available in both I6 and V8 flavors, and it'll be out before the end of the year.