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Samsung's Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note…

Samsung is launching its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7, and it seems to be playing it safe

Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and…

A major update to Microsoft's Windows 10 system will start reaching consumers and businesses on April 11

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What you need to know about the latest Snapchat imitator that just popped up on your Facebook feed.

Did Congress level the playing field for internet…

Gabriel Debenedetti, national political reporter for Politico, weighs in

Ride with Lyft and Do Some Good At The Same Time

It looks like Lyft is riding the hashtag deleteuber as long as they can. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Samsung Will Try To Revamp Its Mobile Brand With…

Samsung looks to move on from its disastrous Note 7 with the new Galaxy S8.

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Etihad to lend US-bound passengers iPads as ban workaround

Etihad Airways to lend passengers in business, first class iPads as way around laptop ban on US-bound flights

House sends bill to Trump blocking online privacy…

A regulation the Obama administration put in place to give online users protection against the sharing of their browsing habits is headed for extinction

Uber diversity: low on women, like other tech…

Uber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technology positions

Samsung bets big on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus

After battery fire issues plagued the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung has launched two new phones to win back customers. The Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have displays that curve over their edges, and they feature a new artificial intelligence assistant called Bixby.

Elon Musk wants to upgrade human brains with…

Tech billionaire Elon Musk launches new company called ‘Neuralink,’ working to develop implanting electrodes to brains to help humans compete with artificial intelligence

Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like…

Facebook is adding more Snapchat-like features to its app

Amazon tests grocery pickup service in Seattle

Amazon is continuing to delve into new ways of letting people shop _ this time with a grocery pickup service in Seattle called AmazonFresh Pickup

Elon Musk's latest target: Brain-computer…

Tech billionaire Elon Musk is announcing a new venture called Neuralink focused on linking brains to computers

What I saw inside Samsung's battery testing center

CNET senior reporter Shara Tibken visits Samsung headquarters in South Korea to see firsthand how the company has stepped up its battery testing after the disastrous Note 7 fires. She also gets an early look at the new Galaxy S8.

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Titanic open to public exploration?

Tourist companies set to transport passengers to the bottom of the ocean floor, to explore the wreckage site and remains of the Titanic

Samsung's fire-prone Note 7 phone may return…

Samsung's fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 phone might come back as refurbished or rental phones

World Video Game Hall of Fame names 2017 finalists

The World Video Game Hall of Fame's 2017 finalists span decades and electronic platforms, from the 1981 arcade classic "Donkey Kong" that launched Mario's plumbing career to the 2006 living room hit "Wii Sports," that made gamers out of grandparents

Self-driving car crash comes amid debate about…

A crash that caused an Uber self-driving SUV to flip onto its side in a Phoenix suburb serves as a stark reminder of the challenges surrounding autonomous vehicles

Samsung Gear VR gets a motion controlling sensor

Samsung shows off a new bluetooth enabled, motion-controlling sensor at its Unpacked event in New York. The new device makes it easier to interact in VR environments and search movies and games.

Amazon buys Mideast's Souq.com after $800M…

Mideast's biggest online retailer Souq.com bought by Amazon for undisclosed amount after counteroffer of $800 million

Waze gets into the order-ahead business with…

Waze's traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin' Donuts and Taco Bell

Samsung debuts Bixby, a new intelligent assistant

Samsung reveals its new AI assistant, Bixby. This new "intelligent agent" is contextually aware and lets you connect to your home using your voice.

Justices won't hear appeal in music copyright dispute

The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from record companies that want to pursue copyright infringement claims against music site Vimeo for hosting unauthorized recordings from the Beatles, Elvis Presley and other classic artists

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Samsung DeX puts your Galaxy S8 phone on your…

Samsung's new DeX dock uses special Android apps to give you a full-screen experience, like a PC.

Samsung's new Gear 360 VR camera lets you…

Samsung shows off a new motion-controlling sensor at its Unpacked event in New York. The new device makes it easier to search movies and games.

Samsung proudly shows off the Galaxy S8 and S8…

Samsung runs down what makes the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus tick. The new phones boast invisible home buttons, biometric fingerprint scanners and curved edgeless screens.