Month: March 2018

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Asus ZenBook Flip 14 is a slim 2-in-1 with a graphics boost

Asus ZenBook Flip 14 is a slim 2-in-1 with a graphics boost It has the looks of a premium ultraportable, but with the GPU of a thicker laptop. It has the looks of a premium ultraportable, but with the GPU of a thicker laptop. Written by at All CNET Video Podcasts (HD) Permanent Link: http://dw.cbsi.com/redir/FL_AsusZenBookflip14_1512411_2696.mp4?destUrl=https://cnetmedia-a.akamaihd.net/21923/mpx/2018/03/01/1174491715652/FL_AsusZenBookflip14_1512411_2696.mp4…
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Snapchat is stuck in the uncanny valley of AR glasses

Snapchat is stuck in the uncanny valley of AR glasses  “Timing”, Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel said cryptically when asked what the greatest threat was for Snap Inc. “I think the big risks are always the really big product ideas that we’re investing in that are just hard to get right” he told the Goldman Sachs…
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Amazon may stop selling Google’s Nest products – CNET

Amazon may stop selling Google’s Nest products – CNET Thermostats and home security products are expected to disappear from the online retailer’s site, reports Business Insider. Thermostats and home security products are expected to disappear from the online retailer’s site, reports Business Insider. Written by Mike Sorrentino at CNET News Permanent Link: https://www.cnet.com/news/amazon-may-stop-selling-google-nest-thermostats-other-products/#ftag=CAD590a51e Author: Mike…
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Oscars ad has a tinge of Steve Jobs about it – CNET

Samsung Galaxy S9 Oscars ad has a tinge of Steve Jobs about it – CNET Commentary: Featuring people who dare to do the extraordinary, the ad looks at those who aren’t famous and those who’re getting there. Commentary: Featuring people who dare to do the extraordinary, the ad looks at those who aren’t famous and…
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Stephen Hawking explains what happened before Big Bang – CNET

Stephen Hawking explains what happened before Big Bang – CNET Commentary: The physicist tells Neil deGrasse Tyson what came before the Big Bang. Was there anything there? Was there nothing there? Was there even a there there? Commentary: The physicist tells Neil deGrasse Tyson what came before the Big Bang. Was there anything there? Was…
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This pint-size $168 audio system packs a wallop – CNET

This pint-size $168 audio system packs a wallop – CNET Dayton Audio’s surprisingly affordable system dishes out very decent sound quality. Dayton Audio’s surprisingly affordable system dishes out very decent sound quality. Written by Steve Guttenberg at CNET News Permanent Link: https://www.cnet.com/news/this-pint-size-168-audio-system-packs-a-wallop/#ftag=CAD590a51e Author: Steve Guttenberg Powered by WPeMatico

Life-size Infinity Gauntlet shows how Thanos fights Avengers – CNET

Life-size Infinity Gauntlet shows how Thanos fights Avengers – CNET The powered-up role-playing item includes sounds from “Avengers: Infinity War,” Infinity Stones and articulated fingers. The powered-up role-playing item includes sounds from “Avengers: Infinity War,” Infinity Stones and articulated fingers. Written by Mike Sorrentino at CNET News Permanent Link: https://www.cnet.com/news/avengers-infinity-war-infinity-gauntlet-hasbro-marvel-legends/#ftag=CAD590a51e Author: Mike Sorrentino Powered by…
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This Week’s Awesome Stories From Around the Web (Through March 3)

This Week’s Awesome Stories From Around the Web (Through March 3) ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Inside the Alexa Prize James Vlahos | Wired “The fevered quest for conversational AI has pitted Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft in a battle for two vital resources. The first is finite: top-shelf PhDs in computer science, who, owing to their…
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The Marvel Legends Infinity Gauntlet feels so powerful

The Marvel Legends Infinity Gauntlet feels so powerful We unbox the big “Avengers: Infinity War” glove from Hasbro, which rocks all the Infinity Stones and plays sounds as you wield it. We unbox the big “Avengers: Infinity War” glove from Hasbro, which rocks all the Infinity Stones and plays sounds as you wield it. Written…
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Star Wars icon Mark Hamill has a bizarre Luke Skywalker theory – CNET

Star Wars icon Mark Hamill has a bizarre Luke Skywalker theory – CNET The Star Wars actor hopes the Tattoine farmboy just ditched his cloak and is letting it all hang out at a nudist colony. The Star Wars actor hopes the Tattoine farmboy just ditched his cloak and is letting it all hang out…
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