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Linux comes to Windows - and 5 other big things Microsoft just announced - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
The #Build2016 conference started with lots of developer-friendly announcements









Leak days Mass Effect: Andromeda will have 'seamless open world galaxy' - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
BioWare's upcoming PS4/Xbox One/PC game will reportedly see players taking on the role of the aliens, invading a new planet.









Battleborn PC system requirements revealed alongside split-screen, Hardcore Mode details - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
The next game from Borderlands creator Gearbox is coming soon; get all the latest news here.









Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Warner Bros. Studio - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Get ready for a classic Hollywood Bros-mance. Warner Bros. Studios is where countless movies and TV shows were made. Come along for a stretch golf cart ride to the land of the Animaniacs.









On the backlot at Burbank on the Warner Bros. tour (pictures) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Warner Bros. Studios is a Burbank, California landmark, where countless unforgettable movies and TV shows were made. Turns out, you can take a full tour.









Google just made it easier for iPhone apps to work with Cardboard VR - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
The search giant wants more people to use its no-frills Cardboard headset. How? By helping software developers build virtual reality apps for Google's main rival.









Microsoft Windows 10: Free 'anniversary' update coming this summer - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
The tech giant also says dedicated Windows 10 apps for Facebook, Instagram and Facebook Messenger will be coming in the near future.









Watch Street Fighter 5 first DLC character in new trailer - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Capcom releases official trailer for Alex.









Apple could learn how the feds unlocked an iPhone - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
A case in Brooklyn may determine whether the FBI will need to disclose the method it used to unlock the iPhone tied to the San Bernardino terror attack.









How a 'Batman v Superman' writer predicted Marvel's 'Civil War' 30 years ago - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Imagine our surprise when we found a prophetic letter from "Dark Knight" and "Dawn of Justice" co-writer David Goyer in an '80s Captain America comic.









PlayStation Plus free games of April 2016 for PS4, PS3, PS Vita - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Here are the six free games coming to PlayStation Plus members in April.









Microsoft CEO on crazy Tay AI: It was not up to the mark - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
CEO Satya Nadella briefly addressed the controversy surrounding the company's Tay chatbot.









Waze will warn when your lead foot has you speeding - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
The new feature, limited for now to 20 countries, gives you a visual warning when you're traveling faster than the speed limit.









Takata estimates worst-case recall scenario to cost $24 billion - Roadshow

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Naturally, its stock fell into the basement after releasing this figure, which is a fair bit higher than an initial estimate.









Wanted: One Minecraft whiz to build real castles with virtual blocks - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
A luxury accommodation company wants to pay you to build Minecraft models of its real-world properties, starting at Loch Ness.









19th-century Japanese toy recast with 21st-century tech - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
The kendama is a toy of yesteryear that is enjoying a resurgence thanks to YouTube. Now, a Japanese company is modernizing the toy and adding an app.









Microsoft's Tay chatbot foretells a future of annoying robots (The 3:59, Ep. 19) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Tay is accidentally turned back on, Google offers a landline service and Snapchat gets even chattier.









See 184-year-old tortoise get its first human-powered bath - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
It's not easy washing an ancient giant tortoise, but an intrepid vet takes on the challenging task with a scrub brush in hand.









The IIHS probably thinks your car's headlights suck - Roadshow

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
In the first ranking of its kind, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety puts mid-size sedan headlights to the test, and the results are surprising...in a bad way.









Microsoft Build 2016: LIVE NOW - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - March 30, 2016
Microsoft's developer conference kicks off today with a keynote from San Francisco. You can watch it in real-time right here.









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