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HBO's Chernobyl is bleak, brutal and absolutely necessary - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 2019-05-24 07:00
The five-part miniseries tells a gripping story of human folly, bluster and courage.

Philo review: Cheap live TV streamer solid on phones, lacks must-have channels - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 2019-05-24 07:00
Live TV streaming service Philo offers a large selection of channels for $20 a month and is perfect for mobile use, but it's not as fun to use as its budget rivals.

Apple fans get real about the MacBook Air 2018

Engadget - Fri, 2019-05-24 07:00
When Apple released the newest version of the MacBook Air back in October, Engadget editor-in-chief Dana Wollman was torn in her review. On one hand, the Air was a long-awaited refresh that many Apple fans had been looking forward to. On the other ha...

Huawei ban: Four phones to consider if you're on the fence about the P30 Pro - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 2019-05-24 06:30
The US ban on Huawei casts a dark shadow over one of the best phones this year. But here are some worthy alternatives for photos and video.

The Morning After: NVIDIA's 'super' Computex teaser

Engadget - Fri, 2019-05-24 06:30
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Computex is just around the corner, so companies like NVIDIA are already touting some powerful incoming PC upgrades. As of today, SpaceX has delivered its first large batch of Starlink internet satellites, and A...

AMD partner leaks two mid-range Navi GPUs

Engadget - Fri, 2019-05-24 05:31
AMD is set to announce more GPUs based on its 7-nanometer Navi tech, according to a leak from Sapphire, one of its largest graphics card partners. At Computex, CEO Lisa Su will reportedly unveil the Navi XT that can best the NVIDIA RTX 2070 for $499....

Jessica Jones season 3 on Netflix: Everything we know so far - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 2019-05-24 05:12
Bring on the bourbon. The hard-drinking, superhero detective returns in June, but who will she face this time? Here's the latest news on the cast, theories and more.

Amazon's Kindle now supports Traditional Chinese books

Engadget - Fri, 2019-05-24 04:12
Amazon been expanding the number of languages and alphabets the Kindle supports over the years. This time, the company has given the Kindle apps and e-readers the capability to support books in Traditional Chinese. In fact, Amazon has launched a port...

Anna Kendrick will star in 'Love Life' for WarnerMedia streaming

Engadget - Fri, 2019-05-24 02:33
WarnerMedia is slowly developing its own content for its upcoming streaming service, as Pitch Perfect's Anna Kendrick will star in and produce a half-hour romantic comedy series called Love Life, according to Deadline. Each season, the series will f...

Work as a Stormtrooper at Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge - CNET

CNET News - Fri, 2019-05-24 01:50
Find out if you have what it takes to be a Star Wars Stormtrooper.

Petzval unveils its first lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras

Engadget - Fri, 2019-05-24 00:34
It's been a while since we've heard about Petzval lenses, but Lomography just unveiled an interesting (and much needed) model for the latest full-frame mirrorless cameras. The Petzval 55mm f/1.7 MK II Art lens works on Sony E, Nikon Z and Canon RF ca...

SpaceX Starlink launch success kicks off Elon Musk's satellite internet aspirations - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 2019-05-23 23:45
A successful launch puts the first 60 satellites into orbit, beginning the master plan to deliver internet to the world.

SpaceX just launched a Falcon 9 loaded with Starlink internet satellites

Engadget - Thu, 2019-05-23 22:39
After a pair of scrubbed launch attempts last week, SpaceX's first rocket loaded with 60 Starlink satellites has successfully taken off from Cape Canaveral. One hour and two minutes after the 10:30 PM ET launch the satellites begin deployment, headin...

Lime shuffles executive lineup, swapping cofounders as CEO - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 2019-05-23 22:32
Brad Bao is taking over as CEO of the scooter company for fellow cofounder Toby Sun

Mars 2020 spacecraft subjected to brutal tests as it prepares for launch - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 2019-05-23 21:35
NASA's rocket ship on its way to Mars is having a good time.

Snapchat employees reportedly snooped on users with 'SnapLion' tool

Engadget - Thu, 2019-05-23 21:31
A bombshell Motherboard report reveals that employees across several departments at Snapchat can view user location information, saved Snaps, phone numbers and email address through a tool known as SnapLion. It's not clear exactly how widespread abus...

New Star Wars movie based on Knights of the Old Republic could be coming - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 2019-05-23 21:28
Rumored Star Wars movie will be penned by Altered Carbon show creator Laeta Kalogridis.

NASA scientists find Earth-like water in passing comet - CNET

CNET News - Thu, 2019-05-23 21:05
Now that's what I call high-quality H2O.

Rod Emory's 1960 Porsche 356 RSR is the 356's final form - Roadshow

CNET News - Thu, 2019-05-23 20:33
Built for Momo, the 356 RSR features bits of many of Porsche's best race and street cars and is basically the coolest thing ever.

MSI crams an unlocked, desktop-class Core i9 into its new laptop

Engadget - Thu, 2019-05-23 20:00
MSI's Titan-series laptops can only be described as an Absolute Unit, and with a laptop this beefy, you need a chip that can keep up. That's why the new GT76 Titan is packing an unlocked, desktop-class Core i9 into its hefty frame.