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10/20/2017 10:08 PM
iPhone 8 Plus and 7 Plus photos: What's the difference? - CNET
I compared the photo and video capabilities of the 8 Plus and 7 Plus. And while the 8 Plus has a leg up, can you spot the improvements?

10/20/2017 08:10 PM
How 'Blade Runner 2049' made Sean Young young again - CNET
Cutting-edge visual effects resurrect a character from the original film for a pivotal scene in the sequel.

10/20/2017 08:06 PM
Project Loon brings limited internet access to Puerto Rico - CNET
Google’s parent company, Alphabet, teams up with AT&T to fly internet balloons over the storm-ravaged island.

10/20/2017 07:52 PM
'Golden Compass' author Philip Pullman touts 'darker' prequel - CNET
It's been 17 years since Pullman's "His Dark Materials" trilogy wrapped up, and a decade since "Compass" hit the big screen. The wait for a follow-up is over.

10/20/2017 06:59 PM
What to play this weekend: South Park, Gran Turismo, Fire Emblem Warriors - CNET
Sean gets a little help from Sean this week.

10/20/2017 06:53 PM
Q Acoustics brings $350 sound base and $6,000 speakers into the world - CNET
Q Acoustics has announced its first sound base with HDMI, the M2, while also announcing a new sound bar and high-end floorstanders.

10/20/2017 05:59 PM
Apple gets sued over Animoji trademark - CNET
A Japanese company says it claimed rights to animated emoji before Apple did.

10/20/2017 05:43 PM
Andy Rubin’s Essential sued over modular connector tech - CNET
The phone startup has been accused of stealing trade secrets relating to its modular connector, reports Reuters.

10/20/2017 04:08 PM
Robert Scoble regrets being 'really hurtful to women' - CNET
The tech evangelist issues apologetic comments after being accused of sexual harassment by three women.

10/20/2017 04:00 PM
Bitcoin hits $6,000, making its creator even more insanely rich - CNET
The cryptocurrency reached a new high Friday, keeping up a huge gain for 2017.

10/20/2017 03:06 PM
2017 Tokyo Motor Show preview: A taste of the wacky, wonderful future - Roadshow
Packed with edgy concepts, electrified powertrains and forward-thinking tech, this year's expo looks poised to recapture its past magic.

10/20/2017 03:04 PM
iPhone 8 Plus vs. 7 Plus: How much better is the new camera? - CNET
I toured San Francisco to test out the dual rear shooters on the new 8 Plus and last year's 7 Plus.

10/20/2017 02:57 PM
KFC's Twitter follows all the Spice Girls for a reason - CNET
Fried-chicken giant KFC pulls off a brilliant social-media joke through the careful selection of people it follows on Twitter.

10/20/2017 02:49 PM
YouTube's making a Tinder comedy about dating every last match - CNET
All 252 of them.

10/20/2017 02:06 PM
NASA installs a sweet new HD camera on the space station - CNET
See first video from the enhanced HD camera a NASA astronaut installed during a spacewalk.

10/20/2017 01:48 PM
Star Wars fans get surrounded by Stormtroopers, face Kylo Ren - CNET
Complete with the First Order leader force-choking a member of the Resistance.

10/20/2017 01:39 PM
Google's Pixel 2 gets bent out of shape during torture test - CNET
Commentary: The torturers at JerryRig Everything get ahold of Google's new phone and it doesn't appear to stand up so well. Especially the back.

10/20/2017 01:38 PM
Get your stylish hatchback on with the 2019 Audi A7 - Roadshow
One of the original not-quite-a-sedans is back with a whole new look.

10/20/2017 12:58 PM
Hideo Kojima loves 'Blade Runner 2049' - CNET
The Metal Gear gaming legend professes his profound love for "Blade Runner" in Rolling Stone.

10/20/2017 12:00 PM
Finally! The Nokia 3310 comes to the US for $60 - CNET
Nokia's retro phone will be in stores on Oct. 29.

10/20/2017 10:48 AM
Facebook Messenger now lets you pay pals with PayPal - CNET
Facebook's payments get a boost ahead of Apple's peer-to-peer Apple Pay.

10/20/2017 10:20 AM
Chinese phone maker Vivo entering Hong Kong, Russia and beyond - CNET
One of China's biggest phone makers is branching out to more countries, including Singapore and Taiwan.

10/20/2017 10:16 AM
Google's AlphaGo Zero destroys humans all on its own - CNET
The new artificial neural network taught itself to master the ancient game Go within weeks, without any tips from humans.

10/20/2017 09:55 AM
iPhone launch X-pectations: 2-3 million units, per KGI - CNET
Noted analyist Ming-Chi Kuo says the iPhone X might be hard to find at first.

10/20/2017 09:43 AM
Recreating Rachael in 'Blade Runner 2049' - CNET
Visual effects wizardry from MPC digitally de-aged "Blade Runner" star Sean Young for a pivotal scene in the sequel.