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Save on Laptops and Accessories During Staples' Tech Savings Event - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 11:10
MSI, Logitech, Asus and more are all up for grabs ahead of the new school year.

Jaguar Unveils Stunning E-Type Restoration During Platinum Jubilee Pageant - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 11:04
This one-off creation highlights the kind of wild things Jaguar Classic can do for discerning customers.

Waymo and Uber Partner to Deploy Self-Driving Trucks at Scale - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 11:01
Autonomous freight could shake up the industry, and with this partnership the Waymo Driver is getting scale.

Pentagon's New AI Chief Vows to Crack 'Bureaucratic Inertia' on Tech Advances

SlashDot - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:48
The Pentagon's new head of artificial intelligence wants to speed up technological modernization after an onslaught of what he calls "valid" criticism from recently departed senior leaders who expressed frustration at slow progress. From a report: Craig Martell, who was previously head of machine learning at Lyft and Dropbox and led AI initiatives at LinkedIn, told Bloomberg News in his first interview since starting his job as the Pentagon's chief digital and artificial intelligence officer that he wanted to make progress despite the department's labyrinthine "bureaucratic inertia." Martell's arrival is a boost for the Pentagon, which is seeking to attract expert talent from the private sector. Martell, who said his first day at the Pentagon on Monday was "overwhelming," added he had taken a "not trivial" pay cut to do the job. "It's not my goal to come in here and change the entire culture of the DoD. It's my goal to demonstrate that with the right cultural changes, we can have really big impact," he said, adding that the opinions of senior leaders who had left were "mostly correct."

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Set Up Your Own Home Gym With Savings of Up to 64% Off Exercise Equipment - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:46
Treadmills, dumbbells, suspension systems and more can help you get a great workout without ever having to leave your house.

This Snazzy Lil' Air Fryer Is Just $39 (Save $20) - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:45
Bag the Chefmen 3.5-liter air fryer oven and snack like you mean it.

iOS 16 Supports Nintendo's Joy-Cons, Other Gaming Controllers, Report Says - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:42
You might be able to use gaming controllers on your Apple device soon.

iOS 16 Code Has 'Always-On Display' References, Report Says - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:28
Apple may add the feature when iPhone 14 launches, according to 9to5Mac.

Warehouse Sale: Shop for Fragrant Shower Sponges for Up to 60% Off - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:26
This Spongellé deal gives you access to last-chance items starting at $5.

Your iPhone's Lock Screen Is Getting a Big Upgrade. It's About Time - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:19
Commentary: Apple's iOS 16 update should make your iPhone's lock screen more smartwatch-like by providing useful information at a glance.

Stock Up On Cables, Power Strips and More at Amazon’s One-Day Anker Accessory Sale - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2022-06-07 10:17
There’s really no such thing as having too many chargers, and right now’s your chance to snag some for less.