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Apple factory manager indicted for stealing thousands of iPhones - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 21:04
An ex-senior manager at Apple supplier Foxconn is reportedly facing charges for stealing and reselling thousands of iPhones.
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What's the fastest way to find out you got into college? A 'Snap' - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 20:49
One university campus is using Snapchat to tell future Green Bay Packers fans they've just been accepted.
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Disney will transform its Epcot landmark into the Death Star - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 20:35
For a few hours next week, the Spaceship Earth attraction at Disney World Orlando will herald the latest Star Wars film.
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We won't see a new Moto 360 smartwatch anytime soon - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 20:08
Don't hold your breath for a refreshed Moto 360 to go with the next version of Android Wear.
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Domino's dashes dreams of pizza delivery by reindeer - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 19:47
Domino's Japan will transport pizzas by scooter dressed as reindeer rather than actual reindeer after failing to train the animals in proper delivery etiquette.
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New 'Rogue One' clip shows off Jyn Erso's fighting skills - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 19:33
Watch Jyn Erso take on a crowd of Stormtroopers who go down like a bunch of Imperial bowling pins in this new footage from the upcoming "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story."
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Paris, Mexico City, Athens, Madrid aim to ban diesels by 2025 - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 19:23
If you want to drastically cut emissions, diesels are a good place to start.
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What's new to stream this weekend (December 2, 2016) - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 18:53
Hulu has invested in Academy Award-winning movies to watch, including "The Silence of the Lambs."
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Get free holiday music today from Microsoft - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 18:46
Microsoft is giving away albums to get you in the holiday spirit. We won't judge (much) if you go with Justin Bieber's "Under the Mistletoe."
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Pandora said to be open to SiriusXM takeover - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 18:41
The online radio provider reportedly would entertain an offer from satellite radio company SiriusXM, after spurning its advances earlier this year.
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Black hole paints stunning picture as it shapes distant galaxy - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 18:32
The Hubble Space Telescope captures a distant supermassive black hole playing with its food and the results are spectacular.
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Mercedes' wild new headlights project an HD image onto the road - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 18:23
This dazzle-free lighting has a high enough definition to put legible images on the road. Crazy.
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Cop arrests beaver perusing fake trees in a dollar store - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 18:20
Holiday shopping went to the rodents this week when a store called in the sheriff to take a baffled beaver into custody.
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Mercedes' Digital Light system takes a novel approach to safety - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 18:16
Using a set of mirrors and computer chips, Digital Light can display HD images on the ground and provide anti-dazzle protection for oncoming cars and cyclists.
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Delivering Speed & Agility in Virtual Training: The Skytap Podcast

We recently attended DevLearn 2016 and had the opportunity to interview a handful of the show’s most engaging speakers and we’re featuring two of them on this week’s episode of The Skytap Podcast. While many ... Read More

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Play me a story: How video game storytelling has evolved - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 17:29
CNET Magazine: From Atari to arthouse, Bushnell to Blizzard, we hear from industry heavyweights on how games have grown up.
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Oh, yes it did. Twitter finally found a new product chief - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 17:22
Christmas comes early for the social network as it gets app startup Yes and a new head of product in a package deal.
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Giant Gundam robot will soon depart Tokyo mall - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 17:17
The 59-foot-tall mockup is set to leave Tokyo's DiverCity by the spring, according to a report.
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Selena Gomez crowned queen of Instagram for 2016 - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 12/02/2016 - 16:49
The top-five most popular accounts on Instagram this year belong to female celebrities.
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Cartoon of the week: Amazon Snowmobile Truck drives literally your data to the cloud

This Wednesday during the cloud computing conference in Las Vegas, Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy had someone drive a truck, a Snowmobile, on stage to the delight of a laughing and cheering audience, with everyone believing that it was some kind of  joke. But it wasn’t; actually, what Amazon was doing was demonstrating a […]

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