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Workers at iPhone supplier in China protest…

Apple vows to investigate underpayment of bonuses at iPhone supplier in China after worker protests

US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion…

The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic explosion and fire

Apple's working on an iPhone with a Stylus. Yes…

The Mac Mini is 3 years old...since it was last updated. The latest iPhone X updates and our NBA 2K18 giveaway winners!

Twitter Just Laid Out Its Schedule To Tackle…

The news comes one week after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said, "We're still not doing enough."

Viral smartphone game lets ordinary Chinese "clap…

Ordinary young Chinese may not have paid close attention to Xi Jinping's 3-and-a-half hour marathon speech this week, but they're happy to "applaud" the president in the newest viral phenomenon to sweep China's internet

Applying for a credit card? Please take a selfie

Payment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics _ your fingerprint, face, voice, etc. _ into approving credit card applications and payments

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Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment…

Google's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, further deepening its rift with the market leader Uber

Robotic cat pillow will make you purr

Qoobo is a robotic cushion with a tail that moves when you rub it. Read more about it here: http://cnet.co/2gnA5Rs

Computers No Longer Need Human Input To Beat Us…

Although the computer program is built to play only "Go," this new development suggests computers might train themselves better than humans can.

Little Rock drops Amazon bid in ad: 'It's not you…

Arkansas' capital city is pre-emptively rejecting its long-shot bid to host Amazon's second headquarters, telling the online retailer in a full-page newspaper ad: "It's not you

Correction: Self-Driving Cars Report story

Correction: Self-Driving Cars Report story

Site of Amazon's HQ2 has much to learn from…

The many places competing for Amazon's HQ2 have plenty to learn from the site of its HQ1

Google Pixel 2 XL screen issues

Some people are reporting issues with the Pixel 2 XL screen. Read the CNET News article here - http://cnet.co/2yzyEYB

Packers, Microsoft join in tech venture near Lambeau Field

The Green Bay Packers and Microsoft are launching a tech incubator in a development next to Lambeau Field in an effort to ignite innovation in an area not typically targeted by major, global companies

Twitter vows new crackdown on hateful, abusive…

Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment on its platform, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was "still" not doing enough to protect its users

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Nielsen says it will report on who's watching…

The Nielsen company says it will now report how many people are watching shows on streaming services like Netflix and Amazon

Intel is using Alexa for its connected home vision

With a vision for improving the smart home, and a new Alexa developer's kit, Intel has a plan to grow its profile in the smart home. ​Read the full article here: ​http://cnet.co/2yV11Dx

LG, Qualcomm join hands for autonomous driving

LG Electronics says it has joined hands with Qualcomm to jointly research and develop autonomous driving technologies

EU unveils measures to tackle low-tech attacks

The EU is unveiling new measures to help counter low-tech attacks following a spate of killings in major cities by extremists driving vehicles into crowds of people

EU says data privacy deal with US can be improved

The European Union says that the one-year-old rules governing trans-Atlantic data transfers are working well but that some improvements can still be made to the system seeking to guarantee EU citizens privacy protection from U.S. companies

Make your own Magic Erasers on the cheap

Magic Erasers are great for scrubbing off the worst muck, but you can make your own at home for a fraction of the price. Here's how. For more information on how this works, go to http://cnet.co/2zBt5c7

Study: Lower-income kids give more time to TV, digital media

A survey finds that children in lower-income families spend more time watching TV or using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes

The Latest: Tibetan group protests at China…

Members of the Tibetan Youth Congress protested at the Chinese Embassy in New Delhi as China's ruling Communists opened their national congress

Parts of unmanned Russian spaceship burn up over…

Parts of an unmanned Russian cargo spaceship burned across the night sky of the Arabian Peninsula, drawing gasps from Dubai to Riyadh before breaking up in the atmosphere and scattering in the ocean

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Nintendo Switch update 4.0 adds video capture

Read the CNET News article here: http://cnet.co/2yCQ0ph The game console gets new perks right before the launch of Super Mario Odyssey.

House, Senate intel committees receive briefing from Google

Tech giant Google has briefed the House and Senate intelligence committees ahead of two Nov. 1 hearings that will examine Russian efforts to influence U.S. elections through social media

Autonomous cars head for the Big Apple

General Motors' Cruise Automation wants to begin testing autonomous vehicles in Manhattan next year