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Civilization 6: How much has changed since Civ 5? - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 7 hours 31 min ago
We spent 50 turns with the upcoming sequel in Firaxis' storied strategy franchise, and discovered entirely new ways to approach empire-building.

Shameless plug(-in): Ford updates Fusion Energi for 2017 - Roadshow

CNET Media 2.0 - 7 hours 56 min ago
Ford's updated sedan posesses the longest total range of any PHEV.

Cyberpunk 2077 not coming to E3, but another game from Witcher dev might be - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 7 hours 56 min ago
"It might happen that we will be at E3 and we will show something at E3, but I just want to make it clear it's not Cyberpunk."

The Last Guardian's Trico can shoot lightning out of its tail and more new details revealed - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 7 hours 58 min ago
The game's director wanted players to understand the "force and ferocity" of the bird-dog creature.

Will Sony VR experience suck so much it has to offer a souped up console? - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 8 hours 9 min ago
Sony will introduce its widely expected PlayStation4 Neo only because its PlayStation VR headset would have been "terrible" on PS4 consoles, magazine says.

Ice on Mars: The Red Planet is going through an Ice Age - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 8 hours 16 min ago
Data collected by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter suggests the Red Planet is going through an ice age.

Trump leaks strategy in email gaffe - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 8 hours 31 min ago
Technically Incorrect: Autocomplete error tips off a reporter.

New Ghost Recon Wildlands trailer, special editions revealed - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 8 hours 46 min ago
Get a look at the new open-world Ghost Recon game.

ACLU joins Microsoft's lawsuit against secret government data requests - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 8 hours 49 min ago
The complaint argues that gag orders are in violation of the Fourth Amendment.

Paypal co-founder's secret war against Gawker (The 3:59, Ep. 52) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 9 hours 14 min ago
We discuss Hulk Hogan's successful suit against Gawker and look at whether Microsoft can get us to buy a new Xbox every year.

Brightest laser blows up water in a cinematic first

Reuters Technology - 9 hours 17 min ago
Scientists release first ever microscopic movies of the brightest laser in the world vaporizing water. The fascinating recordings will help in the development of future x-ray technology. Ben Gruber reports

Amazon knocks 40% off refurbished Audio-Technica ATH-M50x studio headphones, today only - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 9 hours 20 min ago
We're big fans of the Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones for their cushiony earcups, excellent build quality and very detailed sound. You can get a refurbished pair on Amazon today for just $120.

EU gene editing dilemma continues

Reuters Technology - 9 hours 21 min ago
Gene editing, the new technology taking the biomedical world by storm, is posing a problem for policymakers in Europe after years of conflict over genetically modified food. Stuart McDill reports.

Google honors legendary swing dancer in doodle - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 9 hours 28 min ago
The search giant honors Frankie Manning on his 102nd birthday with a couple of cool cats jumpin' and jivin' on all over the Google logo.

Lenovo's Motorola purchase not paying off - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 9 hours 49 min ago
Sales from its Motorola's phone business "did not meet expectations" in the last quarter, says Lenovo.

El Chapo threatens lawsuit against Netflix for planned series - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 9 hours 58 min ago
A lawyer of Mexican drug lord tells The Associated Press that his client will sue Netflix and partner Univision if they make a series about his life without paying him.

Samsung offers glimpse into the guts of the Gear 360 camera - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 10 hours 6 min ago
Can't get enough of Samsung's upcoming Gear 360? Samsung is offering an inside look.

Microsoft's phone biz goes from dead to deader (The 3:59, Ep. 51) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 10 hours 11 min ago
We dish on Microsoft's layoffs, AT&T eyeing Yahoo and the Chewbacca mask mom.

PayPal to Microsoft, BlackBerry, Amazon Kindle Fire: Buh-Bye - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 10 hours 21 min ago
The payments service says it will cease support for apps on these mobile platforms in order to focus more on Apple iOS and Google Android devices.

PlayStation 4 sales leap past 40 million - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - 10 hours 47 min ago
That puts Sony's PS4 at roughly double the number of Xbox One consoles that Microsoft has sold.