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Hacker claims release of stolen copies of Netflix…

A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."

Turkish court formally blocks access to Wikipedia

A Turkish court ruled to block access to Wikipedia, a free online encyclopedia, making official an earlier restriction measure by the telecommunications watchdog.

Amazon's newest Echo wants to take a good look at…

In this week's wrap-up, Amazon introduces a new Alexa-enabled camera that gives you style tips because that's what the world really needs.

The perfect pant for concealed carry

Allison Barrie finds a tactical (and practical) pair of pants for all women who want to look stylish while having a place to store their AR mag

Alphabet paid Google CEO Sundar Pichai $200M in 2016

Google CEO Sundar Pichai received $200 million compensation package for running the internet company that makes nearly all the money for Alphabet

Apple ceases iPhone payments to Qualcomm…

Qualcomm slashes its profit expectations after saying that Apple is now refusing to pay royalties on technology used in the iPhone

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Facebook gearing up to fight political propaganda

Facebook is acknowledging that governments and other malicious non-state actors are using its social network to shift public sentiment

Self-driving transport is coming to cities…

You can't just build a self-driving vehicle and set it loose on the road. Professor Nick Reed explains how his team prepared London's autonomous shuttles.

Australian police reveal they broke new metadata laws

Australian police have revealed that an officer broke the country's contentious new metadata laws by illegally accessing a journalist's phone records to identify an anonymous source

Uber self-driving car exec steps aside during…

The executive running Uber's self-driving car division is stepping aside while the company defends itself against charges that he provided the project with technology stolen from a Google spinoff

YouTube ad boycott could spell trouble for…

YouTube's inability to keep ads off unsavory videos is threatening to transform a rising star in Google's digital family into a problem child

Elon Musk's traffic-free vision of the future

His 'Boring Company' released a concept video of a car bypassing city traffic through a series of underground tunnels he intends to build.

5 reasons Amazon is experimenting with physical…

Amazon's few physical stores seem experimental, with traditional bookstores that feature products you'd find at Best Buy and a convenience store devoid of cashiers

Microsoft's fiscal 3Q revenue falls short of…

Microsoft cloud business propelled its fiscal third-quarter earnings above Wall Street's expectations, but revenue fell short, sending the software maker's stock lower in after-hours trading

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: 47 minutes of live gameplay

Watch us race our way into the weekend with Nintendo's newest race game, out today on Nintendo Switch.

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Mortal Kombat's Reptile was inspired during Ed…

Kentucky Fried Chicken and Reptile. Makes sense, right? During Ed Boon's Injustice 2 tour, we talked about Easter eggs in his games and the moment he knew it would never be the same.

The LG G6 was destroyed in our drop test

LG's newest flagship has a beautiful all-glass design, but the screen may be easier to crack than its predecessors.

Human head transplant to happen in China

Dr. Sergio Canavero says the surgery will occur within 10 months. He's also working on a method for brain transplants.

3 new Google Maps tricks

Google Maps is a tool that can do more than just get you from A to B. Here are three new features to improve your Maps experience.

Intro to Home Automation

Step into the CNET Smart Home and see what an automated living space is all about.

Nintendo Switch sales numbers, Apple's rumored…

The biggest tech stories of the day include Nintendo's impressive Switch sales, Apple's rumored digital payment service and Facebook's data requests rising year over year.

Apple Music head says more video is coming

A sequel to R. Kelly's "Trapped in the Closet" and a show based on the life of Dr. Dre could be coming to Apple Music.