The Fyre Festival settlement reveals the true cost of schadenfreude — $7,220 a pop

The organizers of Fyre Festival have agreed to a settlement with 277 attendees that will pay them $7,220 apiece for suff...

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Daily Crunch: Google Earth gets an update

Google Earth gives users a new look at a changing planet, Facebook tests new business discovery features and Autodesk ac...

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Please keep Anish Kapoor away from the whitest white paint

Researchers have created the whitest white paint, and they are hoping it can be used to cool buildings without air condi...

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How to watch the live-action 'Mulan' remake online

The story of Mulan follows a fearless young woman who disguises herself as a male warrior in order to join the imperial...

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Amazon tried to coerce Ecobee into collecting private user data, the WSJ reports

According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, Amazon used its power as a retail player to try to coerce smart home...

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See the mark NASA's asteroid-booping spacecraft left on Bennu - CNET

Osiris-Rex snagged some bits of asteroid Bennu in 2020, and now it's swooped in to check out the mess it left behind.

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This tiny screwdriver features a magnetic chuck, headlight and 6 gears for $35 - CNET

Normally $70, it's a versatile and supercompact cordless screwdriver for all those odd jobs around the house.

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Some Kindle ereaders can now display your current book as your lockscreen

File this one under a feature the Kindle probably should have had since launch.

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How to watch 'The Nevers' online

The period fantasy series follows a group of Victorian women who find themselves with unusual abilities, relentless enem...

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Everything coming to Disney+ in May

Disney+ continues to expand its library with new original series and movies, including Star Wars: The Bad Batch and Crue...

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Should Dell have pursued a more aggressive debt-reduction move with VMware?

The spin-out generates a large slug of cash Dell can use for debt relief, but could it have squeezed more money out of t...

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How to watch 'Trolls World Tour' online

Poppy (voiced by Anna Kendrick) and Branch (voiced by Justin Timberlake) return in a star-studded sequel to DreamWorks A...

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Disney's latest MCU series accounted for 495 million minutes of streaming in one week

It should come as no surprise, but The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is a massive success for Disney+.

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Reuters finally decides to charge you for its online news stories with a paywall

Reuters, a news outlet for a business-centric audience, is planning to put a paywall in place so that users have to pay...

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You can now pay for BART using an iPhone or Apple Watch

Good news, Bay Area! Apple Pay now works with Clipper cards. That means you can now use an iPhone or Apple Watch to pay...

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E-commerce investor Upper90 raises $55M for equity investments

It might be strange to hear this from a firm that just raised a $55 million equity fund, but the team at Upper90 would l...

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Arcade Fire released an epic 45-minute single — in Headspace’s meditation app

Arcade Fire’s latest song is a 45-minute single released exclusively in Headspace’s meditation app — but you’ll have to...

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Best Apple iPad deals: Get an 8th-gen iPad for $299 and save up to $120 on an iPad Pro - CNET

The 10.2-inch iPad is only $299 on Amazon, and you can save between $50 and $120 on 11- and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models.

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Apple’s Spring Loaded event: rumors, news, and announcements

Apple’s first event of 2021, "Spring Loaded," is happening on April 20th. The company is expected to announce...

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MEPs call for European AI rules to ban biometric surveillance in public

A cross-party group of 40 MEPs in the European parliament has called on the Commission to strengthen an incoming legisla...

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How startups can ensure CCPA and GDPR compliance in 2021

Small startups might not think the world’s strictest data privacy laws apply to them, but it’s important to enact best d...

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Where to watch 'Friends' online

Time to pivot (pivot!) to a new streaming service.

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Facebook tests a new feature to recommend businesses in News Feed

Facebook is testing a new feature that will recommend posts from businesses in users’ News Feeds.

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Rivian to initially launch in-house insurance program in 40 states

Electric truck startup Rivian released Thursday details of its in-house Rivian Insurance program, which it says will be...

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Pausing the J&J Vaccine Was Easy. Unpausing Will Be Hard

Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine was supposed to be the uncomplicated one. But even with new data, getting peopl...

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Pfizer CEO: COVID-19 vaccine may require third dose within 12 months - CNET

Studies are still under way to determine whether additional booster shots are needed to maintain immunity, but Pfizer's...

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Hopeful Game of Thrones fans clamor for season 8 remake after HBO tease - CNET

"You could probably do it in three episodes," one fan tweets to HBO.

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US Sanctions on Russia Rewrite Cyberespionage's Rules

The US has sent a loud message to Moscow—though what it's saying isn’t exactly clear.

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Best streaming player in 2021 - CNET

From Roku to Amazon Fire Stick to Apple TV to Chromecast, here are our favorite devices to stream Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max...

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IFA is planning a 'full-scale return' with an in-person event in September

Health and safety will be a priority, but organizers don't expect this year's edition to set new records.

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