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12/10/2017 04:00 PM
Microsoft paints politically beautiful world for the holidays - CNET
Commentary: Redmond's ad for Christmas is warm, cuddly and celebrates, of all things, Microsoft Paint. It also has a serious political message.

12/10/2017 03:55 PM
PUBG for Xbox: Here's the official gamepad controls - CNET
These are some of the most complicated console controls ever.

12/10/2017 03:36 PM
'Ready Player One' new trailer jumps into the OASIS - CNET
In the future, a virtual-reality treasure hunt for billions of dollars rewards players who really understand the 1980s. Totally tubular!

12/10/2017 02:47 PM
Black Friday deals are back at Amazon, Best Buy - CNET
With just two weeks until Christmas, some of the season's best deals are returning -- and some new deals are delivering the lowest prices ever.

12/10/2017 02:38 PM
The 39 best holiday shopping deals right now: Dec. 10 update - CNET
With just two weeks until Christmas, some better-than-Black Friday deals are starting to pop up.

12/10/2017 02:00 PM
Selling iPhone X. T-Mobile and Verizon salespeople speak out - CNET
Commentary: After visiting several different carrier stores, I had emails from all over the US, offering deep salesperson feelings

12/10/2017 01:59 PM
'Star Wars: Last Jedi' gets early raves: 'I'm still shaking' - CNET
Rian Johnson's "Jedi" wins early praise for its action and appearance. But the film's got depth, many say, with one viewer noting an "emotional payoff decades in the making."

12/10/2017 01:09 PM
What to play this weekend: Hat in Time, PUBG and Zelda DLC - CNET
The year's almost over, but there's still a ton to play.

12/10/2017 12:50 PM
Google doodle celebrates microbiologist Robert Koch - CNET
German microbiologist helped prove link between germs and infectious diseases.

12/10/2017 12:35 PM
Netflix series 'Dark' is a must-see, mind-bending fairy tale - CNET
Commentary: Having "Stranger Things" withdrawals? Tune in to the eerie supernatural German Netflix show that will make you think twice about stepping into caves.

12/10/2017 12:29 PM
Stranger Things star: Show 'probably' won't return till 2019 - CNET
Stuff those Eggos back in the freezer. You may have to get through all of 2018 without a return trip to Hawkins, Indiana.

12/10/2017 12:19 PM
'Stranger Things' gets hilarious Bad Lip Reading treatment - CNET
Steve and his hair grab all the best lines when the Netflix hit turns into a whole new show.

12/10/2017 12:00 PM
Men use 'password' as their password far more than women - CNET
Commentary: A new study shows that password habits don't appear to have become more secure, despite recent hacks.

12/10/2017 09:45 AM
FCC chairman jokes he's a Verizon puppet - CNET
Commentary: Video emerges of the FCC chairman making light of his position at an industry event.

12/10/2017 12:31 AM
Andy Rubin back at Essential after report of improper conduct - CNET
The Android creator ends his brief leave, says a report. The absence followed an earlier report that he'd had an inappropriate relationship while at Google.

12/09/2017 09:30 PM
Uber settles lawsuit over rape victim's medical records - CNET
The suit was filed after reports that Uber executives had allegedly obtained the medical records of a woman raped by a company driver in India.

12/09/2017 03:14 PM
8 big Game Awards reveals you may have missed - CNET
Most award shows are focused on awards, but with The Game Awards you also get to see trailers for the biggest upcoming games.

12/09/2017 02:23 PM
This beach's rope swing is so Instagram-famous - CNET
Instagram photos don't always reflect reality. Eric Mack visited a beautiful beach where one simple homemade attraction gets most of the attention online.

12/09/2017 01:47 PM
Digital audio converter blew my mind, will blow your budget - CNET
The Audiophiliac has a close encounter with the insane Chord Dave Ultimate Reference DAC.

12/09/2017 01:33 PM
How to watch the Geminids; the best meteor shower of the year - CNET
Shooting star fans will want to head outside in December, as the best chance for meteor-spotting also brings a special guest this year.

12/09/2017 01:16 PM
The Audiophiliac picks the best headphones of 2017 - CNET
Here they are -- the best of the best headphones of 2017.

12/09/2017 08:00 AM
iPhone takes top rank as Flickr's most used camera - CNET
More people are using the iPhone than any other brand of camera combined.

12/09/2017 06:15 AM
Watch the CNET Holiday Buyer's Guide Live: Thursday, Dec. 14 - CNET
Stream along with CNET at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET for great deals and answers to your burning holiday shopping questions.

12/08/2017 08:00 PM
'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' is actually pretty fun - CNET
Dwayne Johnson is a jungle VIP in this entertaining sequel to the much-loved Robin Williams caper.

12/08/2017 09:30 AM
Would you spend $1,495 on a watch made of old Mustang parts? - Roadshow
If you want your old car to get a second life, this is definitely one way to do it.