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This colorful 6-quart air fryer hits an all-time low: $70 – CNET

This air fryer also comes in red, white and black. Dash Air fryers are countertop convection ovens that can cook and reheat things quickly and easily. In my house we frequently use it instead of our regular oven for those very reasons. Read more: 7 tips for using an air …

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Nintendo might launch two new Switch models this summer – CNET

The standard Nintendo Switch may gain a pair of siblings this summer. James Martin/CNET Nintendo may be Switching up its console options as soon as this summer, a report said Monday. The Japanese gaming company will launch two new versions of the Switch, according to the Wall Street Journal, which …

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2019 Ford Ranger goes dark with new appearance package – Roadshow

The 2019 Ford Ranger pickup officially hit dealers earlier this year, and since then, the automaker says more than two-thirds of all trucks have been purchased with one of the model’s appearance packages. To build on that momentum, Ford announced a new Black Appearance Package on Monday which, to our …

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Thousands protest against controversial EU internet law claiming it will enable online censorship

Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets across Germany last weekend to challenge a new European Union copyright law set to be passed this week. The protesters, marching under the slogan “Save your Internet,” fear the EU Copyright Directive, which aims to modernize copyright rules for the digital …

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2019 Audi A7 review: A tech powerhouse with huge appeal – Roadshow

The original Audi A7 was a huge success. Great to drive and even better to look at, the A7 impressed with its superb style and wealth of luxury and tech. That’s a tough act to follow; the 2019 Audi A7 has a lot riding on its shoulders. And while its …

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Aston Martin shows stunning DBS GT Zagato renderings – Roadshow

Zagato’s latest creation is based on the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera. Aston Martin In September, Aston Martin announced it would celebrate the 100th anniversary of Italian design house Zagato with the launch of both a DB4 GT Zagato Continuation and a DBS GT Zagato. While back then we had just …

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Killing Eve, Season 2: Sexual tension, darker humor and more fashion crimes – CNET

Sandra Oh as Eve Polastri and Fiona Shaw as Carolyn Martens in the second season of Killing Eve. Parisa Taghizadeh/BBC America I was more than a bit astonished when MI6 rookie Eve Polastri (Sandra Oh) stabbed professional assassin Villanelle (Jodie Comer) at the end of Killing Eve’s first season. Luckily, …

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Man pleads guilty to scamming Facebook and Google for over $120 million – CNET

SOPA Images/Getty Images Evaldas Rimasauskas, a 50-year-old man from Lithuania, pled guilty to one count of wire fraud, admitting he and some unnamed conspirators scammed Google and Facebook into paying over $100 million for work that never actually took place. Posing as Quanta Computer, a Taiwan based laptop manufacturer, the …

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Apple turned its livestream on early and things got super weird – CNET

James Martin/CNET Look, Apple could have done what it normally does: turn on its livestream in time for its March 25 event at 9 a.m. PT when the event actually starts. But nah. Why not mess around with everyone, set it live hours early and make it look like an …

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A long-term fund with $370 billion under management shares some investing ‘themes’

Canada’s national pension fund invests for the long-term, its CEO told CNBC on Sunday, and he named trends that are helping to guide its decision-making. “We’re trying to go deep on certain areas where we see long-term trends and try to identify the best parts of those themes to invest …

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Scientists pulverize smartphones to discover what’s inside – CNET

University of Plymouth/YouTube Generally when someone says smoothie, I think banana. But two scientists at the University of Plymouth in the UK think a little differently.  They think “iPhone”. To encourage greater recycling rates to better appreciate exactly what materials go in to producing the handheld supercomputers we slip into …

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AT&T CEO looks ahead to the end of the phone – CNET

Phones like the Galaxy S10 Plus and iPhone XS have no intrinsic value, and the head of one of the largest wireless carriers in the world knows it: “We carry around these devices and they’re bigger than they should be… I say they go away,” AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said to the Economic …

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Check out the latest luxury trends for high-end homes – CNET

Architectural Digest AD Design Show Opiary, in Brooklyn, makes custom concrete-based living designs. This “Water Saucer” starts around $2,000 as a custom commission.  Published:March 24, 2019Caption:Sarah TewPhoto:Sarah Tew/CNET

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Mueller report: Everything we know about the Trump-Russia investigation – CNET

Former FBI director Robert Mueller delivered his report on alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election to US Attorney General William Barr on March 22. Getty Images/Tasos Katopodis The nearly two-year investigation into foreign interference in the 2016 US presidential election, including whether anyone tied to President Donald Trump’s …

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This tool tells you what to do about the latest data breach – CNET

So you’ve gotten swept up in yet another data breach. At least that’s what the notification you just received tells you. You know, the email that begins, “We take your privacy seriously.” Breach notifications can leave victims feeling overwhelmed and confused. A tool built by the Identity Theft Resource Center …

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Captain Marvel zooms past $900 million, but Us scares up box-office crown – CNET

Captain Marvel hasn’t even been open a month and is on its way to earning one billion dollars globally. Marvel Captain Marvel continues to soar at the box office, and just crossed the $900 million mark in global earnings. The superhero film, starring Brie Larson as Captain Marvel, has earned …

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Top 5 reasons to buy a Tesla – Roadshow

Love Tesla or hate it, the company drives expectations in the electric car industry. AllianceBernstein’s Toni Sacconaghi recently released a peek into why Tesla owners (considered cult members by some) love the brand. Almost 300 owners were polled in summer of 2017 and again at the end of 2018 to …

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Shazam superhero movie with Zachary Levi: Trailers, cast, early reviews – CNET

Pretending to be a superhero is half the fun of childhood. But what if you could go from being a kid to an adult with god-worthy powers just by uttering a single word? That’s exactly what happens in the upcoming movie Shazam, in which young character Billy Batson can instantly …

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Free iPhone XR on T-Mobile when you trade in an iPhone X or earlier – CNET

T-Mobile will give you a free iPhone XR when you trade in an old iPhone. Angela Lang/CNET On Wednesday, T-Mobile made it easier for you to get your hands on a new iPhone XR. The carrier launched a promotion that nets you the XR when you trade in an old …

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Pixel 4 XL leaked photo reveals two back cameras and hole-punch screen – CNET

Every version of the Pixel to date has had a single rear camera. However, it is rumored that the next Pixel XL model will get two. Angela Lang/CNET The next Google Pixel might be getting more cameras and a sleek design overhaul. According to a leaked photo posted on the …

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Galaxy A90 with ‘Notchless Infinity Screen’ confirmed by Samsung website – CNET

Samsung has been on a roll showcasing different display options for phones. Famously the Galaxy Fold stole the show at the company’s Unpacked event in February with a screen that folds in half. The Galaxy S10, S10 Plus and S10E use a hole-punch cutout in the display to house the …

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This giant R2-D2 is actually an observatory – CNET

The round dome head of the Star Wars astromech droid R2-D2 is about the same shape as the top of most observatories.  Lucasfilm If you’re going to be lecturing at a university about Star Wars and other popular sci-fi movies, you might as well leave your mark in the geekiest …

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Before the Levi’s IPO, there was the 1985 buyout led by iconoclastic S.F. investor Warren Hellman

Levi Strauss & Co., the 166-year-old bluejeans maker, went public on Thursday and closed its debut week with an $8.6 billion market cap. It’s the first time the company has traded publicly since 1985, when a San Francisco-based financier named Warren Hellman helped lead a $1.6 billion buyout. Hellman wasn’t …

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Steve Jobs was trying to revolutionize TV almost a decade ago — now we’ll find out Apple’s plan

Apple is holding a press event at its campus in Cupertino, California, on Tuesday at 1 p.m. ET, where the company is expected to announce new subscription services as it seeks to find new areas of revenue growth to combat stalling iPhone sales. The announcements are likely to include a …

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Steve Jobs once tried to revolutionize TV — today we’ll find out Apple’s plan

Apple is holding a press event at its campus in Cupertino, California, on Tuesday at 1 p.m. ET, where the company is expected to announce new subscription services as it seeks to find new areas of revenue growth to combat stalling iPhone sales. The announcements are likely to include a …

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Apple’s streaming TV service: Expected price, shows, movies, price and bundles – CNET

Apple is expected to unveil its rumored TV service at an event March 25 at its Steve Jobs Theater. James Martin/CNET Apple’s been making it rain all over Hollywood for more than a year. On Monday, we may finally find out what its $1 billion-plus worth of TV shows is …

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Big-screen TV deals at Best Buy for March Madness and beyond – CNET

Sarah Tew/CNET Just in time for March Madness, Best Buy has a host of TVs on sale this week. Even if you don’t care about college basketball and haven’t filled out a bracket, we are less than a month away from the final season of Game of Thrones, which is as …

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Apple’s TV streaming and news party may end with an antitrust hangover – CNET

Slick new gadgets are usually the stars of Apple‘s splashy events. But on Monday, the company will put the spotlight on subscriptions and services. A star-studded new TV service is expected to headline Apple’s event at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California. Apple will likely unveil a news subscription service built into a …

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Star Trek fan builds a home theater Starfleet would love – CNET

Anil went underground to build the home theater of his dreams. Anil Over the last couple of years, we’ve been posting pictures of CNET readers’ home theaters as part of our ever growing Show Us Yours collection. Usually we post a series still images, but occasionally a reader submits a …

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Mercedes-Benz’s electric eSprinter finishes winter testing – Roadshow

Sliding around all day in an electric van barely even sounds like work. Mercedes-Benz Back when Mercedes-Benz introduced the latest generation of its Sprinter cargo van, it promised that an electric variant was on the way. Now, it’s almost here, and we have a little more information about what lies …