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The 404 Show 1704: What is Amazon gonna do with all these Whole Foods? (podcast) - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:41
Who else better to talk about Amazon's jaw-dropping purchase of Whole Foods than the man who covers the company for CNET? Ben Fox Rubin is back to share his thoughts on the deal and sticks around long enough to get an E3 2017 debriefing.
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Laugh it up! 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' marathon on the way - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:26
In the not-too-distant future, 38 classic episodes of the movie-mocking show will be livestreaming.
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Google won't scan your Gmail anymore for ad targeting - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:17
The tech giant will stop combing through emails to tailor ads. But it’s not like it doesn't have all your info anyway.
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Facebook wants to save the world. You've got work to do - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:14
The social network, dealing with existential questions about its role in the world, isn't just about connecting everyone. It now wants to try to help people get along.
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How the iPhone came to be (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 89) - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:06
It's the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone, and Apple's Scott Forstall talks about how the iPhone happened. So which came first -- the iPhone or the iPad?
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Microsoft ransomware-protected Windows 10 S gets hack-tested - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 18:56
We asked a leading security researcher to test Microsoft's claim that "no known ransomware" installs on its newest, locked down version of Windows 10.
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Dodge Demon acknowledgement letter ensures owners don't screw it up - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 18:26
Owners can still do what they want, but Dodge gives some pretty good advice in this document.
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Mysterious Planet 10 could be hiding out beyond Pluto - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 17:37
Move over, Planet 9. There's a new possible planet lurking out in the solar system and it could be messing with a whole lot of distant space rocks.
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Affordable adventure in the $25,895 2018 Subaru Outback - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 17:30
The prices aren't much higher than last year, which is always nice.
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Galaxy S8's voice sidekick can do things Siri can't - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 17:17
Here are the important things you need to know about Samsung’s new voice app.
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Mozilla: This $2M is yours if you can 'decentralize' the web - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 17:02
It's not a "Silicon Valley" plot line. The Firefox maker and the National Science Foundation are aiming for a free and accessible internet for everyone.
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Subaru prices fancier, prettier 2018 Legacy from $22,195 - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:46
It's not much more expensive than last year, at least for the base trim.
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Friday Freebie: PhraseExpress automatically inserts and corrects text - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:39
This indispensable utility will save you tons of time. Plus: Get the horror co-op shooter Killing Floor absolutely free. Plus-plus: two other awesome bonus deals!
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Russian hackers are selling British officials' passwords - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:19
The massive, illegal trading market among hackers includes passwords of senior British politicians, police officers and diplomats.
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LG OLED Screen: it’s big, flexible and taller than Tom Cruise

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This week LG unveiled its new 77-inch 4K Ultra HD flexible and transparent LG OLED display − the first display of its kind. The screen boasts a resolution of 3840 x 2160 and has a 40 per cent transparency.

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A sticky situation: Legal weed linked to increased collisions - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 15:14
The crash rate isn't that much higher, but drivers could very well be.
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Alleged robocall scammer faces $120 million fine - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 15:11
The Florida man made up to 96 million calls in three months last year, according to the FCC.
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Catching the new and classic aircraft at the Paris Air Show - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 15:10
You can catch all kinds of aircraft at the world's biggest aviation party, from a vintage Concorde to a new regional jet from Mitsubishi.
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Wheelchairs at the water park bring fun in the sun for all - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 15:09
In hot and sunny Texas, Morgan’s Inspiration Island calls itself a park of inclusion for those with special needs of all kinds -- and everyone else, too.
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Adios, turbulence. Pilots have a new way to outfox you - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:46
Airplanes with better Wi-Fi aren’t just good for passengers -- they help pilots avoid troublesome turbulence too.
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