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Natalie Portman will narrate a dolphin documentary for Disney+

Engadget - 48 min 9 sec ago
Disney is clearly determined to flex its star power (and giant budget) ahead of its streaming service launch on November 12th. The company has announced that Natalie Portman will narrate Dolphin Reef, a nature movie that will debut alongside Disney+...

Scientists discover bizarre new sea squirt stalking the ocean floor - CNET

CNET News - 1 hour 27 min ago
Video of the never-before-seen creature was captured at the deepest point of the Indian Ocean.

TurboTax is making you hunt for its free tax filing service, says ProPublica - CNET

CNET News - 2 hours 8 min ago
Taxpayers who make less than $66,000 a year can file for free, but Intuit is making it hard to find those services.

Tesla's autonomous robotaxi fleet might be closer than you think - Roadshow

CNET News - 2 hours 10 min ago
Elon Musk seems to think that our autonomous future is just a year or two away -- but how close are we really?

MIT scientists 'work out' synthetic hydrogels to make them stronger

Engadget - 2 hours 18 min ago
Your muscles are soft, pliable, and can resist fatigue after thousands of repetitive movements. Researchers at MIT have found a way to make synthetic hydrogels act like muscles by putting them through a vigorous workout. After being mechanically trai...

CIA plans to join Instagram - CNET

CNET News - 2 hours 20 min ago
The intelligence agency wants to share more, but don't expect it to spill secrets.

Marvel to release video of all Stan Lee MCU movie cameos - CNET

CNET News - 2 hours 25 min ago
The behind-the-scenes video will be a montage of the legendary comic book creator's MCU appearances.

US Department of Transportation is offering $900M in grants for road repairs - Roadshow

CNET News - 3 hours 18 min ago
Sure, $900 million sounds great, but it's not nearly enough to make a dent in the problem.

Sony's 98-inch 8K TV will cost a staggering $70,000

Engadget - 3 hours 26 min ago
Sony is finally nearing the release of its 2019 TV line, and you'd better brace for impact if you're hoping to buy one of its highest-end models. The company has detailed pricing and availability for the sets, and the 8K-capable Master Series Z9G wi...

Tesla promises ‘one million robo-taxis’ in 2020

Engadget - 4 hours 36 min ago
Two days ahead of its first-quarter earnings disclosure, the company had an event to explain its autonomous technology to investors. The talks were probably denser than the average shareholder was expecting but it was an opportunity to see how Tesla...

Microsoft quietly axes Windows 10's long-promised Sets feature

Engadget - 4 hours 44 min ago
Windows 10 was supposed to receive a Sets feature that kept your app data, sites and other info in check through browser-like tabs, but you'll have to find another way to organize your digital life. ZDNet sources understand that Microsoft quietly ki...

Vans teases mysterious magical Harry Potter shoes - CNET

CNET News - 4 hours 55 min ago
Accio Vans! Get ready to slither your feet into some Slytherin shoes... and there's spellbinding apparel to boot.

Tesla Autonomy Investor Day: What we learned, what we can look forward to - Roadshow

CNET News - 4 hours 59 min ago
Elon Musk revealed Tesla's Full Self Driving tech to shareholders and if the future goes like he plans it, we'll be living in the future sooner than we think.

Nubia Alpha wrist phone launches April 25 for $449 - CNET

CNET News - 5 hours 54 sec ago
It wraps around your wrist like a wearable but offers a smartphone experience.

Huawei P30 Pro's bonkers periscope camera shown in YouTube teardown video - CNET

CNET News - 5 hours 6 min ago
JerryRigEverything gives all you phone-camera nerds a real gift in its latest video.

Google employees reportedly say they faced retaliation for organizing walkout - CNET

CNET News - 5 hours 39 min ago
The organizers were told their roles would change months after the protest, according to Wired.

Charter will expand broadband network so it can stay in New York

Engadget - 6 hours 36 min ago
Charter Communications has agreed to a settlement with the New York's Department of Public Service that will allow the internet service provider to continue operating within the state. As a part of the agreement, Charter will have to kick back $12 mi...

Karma Revero recalled because airbag rollover sensors were disabled - Roadshow

CNET News - 7 hours 23 min ago
The flaw was discovered while testing the 2020 Revero.

Google Walkout leaders accuse company of retaliation culture

Engadget - 7 hours 27 min ago
Two of the seven Google employees who organized a massive walkout last November say they've since faced retaliation. After leading the protest, which sought to change Google's handling of sexual misconduct, Meredith Whittaker says she was told her ro...