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U.K. intelligence chief addresses terror threat

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Britain's domestic intelligence chief warned the terrorist threat the country faces has accelerated at an alarming pace and is worse now than at any time in his 34-year career.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Biden calls Trump’s conduct “absolutely bizarre”

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"We have a president who does not understand governance," said former Vice President Joe Biden at the University of Delaware on Tuesday.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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President Trump holds news conference with Greek PM who once called him “evil”

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President Trump met with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the White House Tuesday and both took questions from reporters. Tsipras praised Mr. Trump for having "common values" despite being extremely critical of him during the campaign. See their full remarks.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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WhatsApp now lets you share your location in real time

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WhatsApp announced today that you’ll be able to share your location in real time with friends on your contact list, a popular feature borrowed from its parent company Facebook. The feature, called Live Location, should be available starting today and is coming to both the iOS and Android versions of WhatsApp. Facebook officially rolled out temporary location sharing in Messenger back in May, having experimented with the ide... Read More
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Federal judge blocks Trump’s latest travel ban

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A federal judge has temporarily blocked the third version of President Trump's executive order banning travelers from certain countries. CBS News justice reporter Paula Reid joins CBSN to discuss the latest developments and what happens next.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Google is testing out adding third-party accounts to Gmail on iOS

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Google is testing out the ability to add third-party email services to the Gmail app on iOS. If enabled, it would put the app directly in competition with Apple’s own default Mail app, along with other third-party email apps like Spark and Edison Mail. Google has offered the option to add third-party accounts on Android phones for a while, which made sense, given that Gmail is the default (and sometimes, only) email app preinstalled on many Android devices. But offering the ability to support other email accounts could indicate a shift in how Google views its iOS app — not only as the best place for accessing Gmail accounts, but as the best email app on the platform, period. Apple res... Read More
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Why the Krack Wi-Fi Mess Will Take Decades to Clean Up

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A vulnerability in Wi-Fi encryption has sent the entire tech industry scrambling; the so-called Krack attack affects nearly every wireless device to some extent, leaving them subject to hijacked internet connections. In terms of scope, it doesn’t get much worse—especially for the Internet of Things. The extent of the Krack fallout remains to be seen. Security analysts say it’s a tricky vulnerability to take advantage of, and major platforms like iOS, macOS, and Windows are either unaffected or have already been pa... Read More
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Senators unveil short-term deal on health care subsidies

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Two Senate negotiators say they've come together to reach a short-term deal on health care subsidies. CBS News White House and senior foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Brennan has more on the deal and President Trump's reaction to it.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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U.S.-backed forces reclaim Raqqa from ISIS control

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U.S.-backed troops are celebrating in Syria after recapturing Raqqa from ISIS. The city had served as the terror group's de facto capital. David Schenker of The Washington Institute joins CBSN to discuss what comes next.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Philando Castile fundraiser clears all student lunch debt in St. Paul

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A campaign to honor the memory of Philando Castile has raised enough money to pay off the school lunch debt of every student in St. Paul Public Schools for at least a year. CBS Minnesota reports.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Google Home speakers now let you control YouTube TV with your voice

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Google continues to add more media and smart speaker integrations across its growing number of hardware and software products, and today YouTube TV support has arrived. Now, if you have a Google Home speaker — that includes the new Home Mini and Home Max that were announced earlier this month — you can use your voice to control YouTube TV broadcasts. You will, of course, need the YouTube TV app to be running on a Chromecast hooked up to your TV. For those who may be unaware, ... Read More
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Protect your privacy: A hacker’s guide to being cyber-safe [Commentary]

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Protecting individual privacy from government intrusion is older than American democracy. In 1604, the attorney general of England, Sir Edward Coke, ruled that a man’s house is his castle. This was the official declaration that a homeowner could protect himself and his privacy from the king’s agents. That lesson carried into today’s America, thanks to our Founding Fathers’ abhorrence for imperial... Read More
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Google will start selling products at its pop-up stores this week

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Google doesn't have any dedicated hardware stores like Apple or Microsoft, but it has previously experimented with pop-up demo experiences where users can test products before buying them online through the Google Store. That's changing today... sort of. The company confirmed to The Verge that it will begin selling hardware at these temporary locations this year. The Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, and ... Read More
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5-year-old raises money to pay for kindergarten class’ milk

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Sunshine Oelfke of Ishpeming, Michigan, emptied out her piggy bank to donate all of the money she had to go toward buying her classmates' milk during snack time.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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911 calls from Florida nursing home released

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Florida officials have released recordings of increasingly desperate 911 calls from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, where 14 elderly residents died after Hurricane Irma knocked out air conditioning.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Watch us discuss the Pixel 2, Extra Bass, and the best laptops on Circuit Breaker Live today

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Hello! It's your good friend and confidant, Paul Miller. It's my pleasure to inform you that Circuit Breaker Live, the live show we do every Tuesday on Twitter, will be live. Today. On Twitter. Head on over to circuitbreaker.twitter.com at 4PM ET to watch it happen. Dieter Bohn will be on this week (in person!) to talk about Google's new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL phones, Ashley Carman will introduce us to some enormous and aggressive Bluetooth speakers, and Dan Seifert will explain our pick for ... Read More
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Man falls to his death at Chicago hotel

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The man was taking photographs without permission at LondonHouse Chicago when he fell to his death from a 20th-floor wall and struck a sixth-floor rooftop. CBS Chicago's Jim Williams reports.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Google’s Pixel 2 phones are the best Android phones you can get

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Google's Pixel 2 is the second generation of the company's flagship phone. Starting at $649, the phone is very similar to its predecessor, the original Pixel. The two phones have similar designs and specs. Our own Avery Hartmans and Antonio Villas-Boas, have spent about a week with the phones already. Here's everything you need to know about them, especially if you're trying to decide between a Pixel 2 or an iPhone.Read more: http://www.businessinsider.... Read More
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Google introduces Advanced Protection for those at high risk of targeted online attacks

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Google is creating an even more secure login process for users at high risk of online attacks. The new Advanced Protection feature focuses on defending against phishing, accidental sharing, and fraudulent access to accounts. The feature has been introduced for users such as journalists who need to protect their sources, or campaign staffers during an election. The program will use Security Keys, which are small USB or wireless devices required to sign into accounts. Google says they’re the most secure version of two-step verification; they use public key cryptography and digital signatures to c... Read More
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Allset raises $5 million to cut wait times at restaurants

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Allset wants to make restaurants more convenient and efficient for the busy bees of this world and announced today that is has secured $5 million to expand nationwide. Greycroft Partners led this round, with participation from new investor Vaizra Investments. Previous investors, including Andreessen Horowitz, Compound, FJ Labs, and SMRK VC Fund also joined. Users search for restaurants either on the Allset app — available on iOS and Android — or on the startup’s website. They then pick a place, choose from the menu, order, and pay ahead of time, so that everything is ready and taken care of once they sit down upon arrival. As a major fo... Read More
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ZTE’s Axon M has two screens and a hinge

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When you think of a flip phone, you’re probably thinking of a simple phone from a decade ago that could place phone calls and maybe send a text or two. You probably aren’t thinking of a device like ZTE’s new Axon M, which is a full-featured smartphone that happens to have not one, but two full-size displays. Oh yeah, and there’s a hinge that connects the two displays, making the Axon M a flip phone of sorts. On the surface, the Axon M is a fairly run-of-the-mill Android smartphone. Its front screen is a 5.2-inch, 1080p panel, it has last year’s Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, 4GB of RAM, and a 20-megapixel camera. But flip the phone over and there’s an identical 5.2-inch display on the back, ... Read More
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ZTE’s Axon M Pushes For a Dual-Screen Phone Future

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Over the years, every so often, companies come along with a bold proclamation: The smartphone was designed wrong. Never mind that it's the most popular device ever created, or that it's occasioned countless markets and upended the way we live. What if it looked like, you know, something else? Usually such proclamations come from some dude with a Kickstarter, or as a Hail Mary from a flailing company. But now ZTE—the world's fourth-largest phone maker—has something. Its new flagship device, the Axon M, is a dual-screened smartphone that the company imagines as the ultimate multitasking machine. Think of it like a smartphone sandwich: screen on top and bottom, computer in the middle. Flip it ope... Read More
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Trump’s drug czar nominee drops out

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Rep. Tom Marino, R-Pennsylvania, has withdrawn his nomination to be the country's next drug czar. President Trump made the announcement on Twitter. This comes after a "60 Minutes" and Washington Post investigation found that a 2016 law sponsored by Marino essentially weakened the DEA's efforts to combat the opioid crisis. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes talks to CBSN about the new developments.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.... Read More
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Invoxia’s new Triby smart speaker works with Apple HomeKit and Amazon’s Alexa

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Several years ago, France’s Invoxia introduced what seemed like a novel product: a little smart speaker called Triby that was one of the first third-party devices to have Amazon’s Alexa baked in. But the world of tech gadgets moves fast. And while having a voice-activated device in the home was unusual in 2015, now Invoxia faces a market in which tech giants on all sides are pushing voice-activated smart speakers, from Apple’s HomePod with Siri to Google Home powered by Google Assistant. And, of course, Amazon’s own line of Alexa-driven Echo gadgets continues to expand. Somewhere in t... Read More
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Pixel 2 review: Still the best Android phone money can buy

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In our review one year ago, VentureBeat called the Pixel “the best Android phone money can buy.” The Pixel 2, unveiled two weeks ago, boasts some marked improvements over its predecessor: among them a better camera, visual searches, and on-the-spot translation of 40 languages. With these updates, Pixel smartphones remain serious contenders among flagship Android smartphones, albeit with limited distribution. What’s new We’ll go over new features and d... Read More
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Google’s Pixel 2 Smartphone Is a Powerful Extravagance

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Now comes the Pixel 2. After testing the gadget for nearly a week, I found I prefer it to the iPhone — though this is mostly because I have always carried Android phones. Android is what I’m used to, and all my digital data is stored with Google, even though my daughters think I’m silly for not buying an iPhone.Compared with other Android devices, the Pixel 2 XL, the model I tested and the larger of the two versions of the device, was also a big improvement. I own a Samsung Galaxy S7, widely considered the best Android phone on the marke... Read More
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Google’s first mobile chip is an image processor hidden in the Pixel 2

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One thing that Google left unannounced during its Pixel 2 launch event on October 4th is being revealed today: it’s called the Pixel Visual Core, and it is Google’s first custom system-on-a-chip (SOC) for consumer products. You can think of it as a very scaled-down and simplified, purpose-built version of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon, Samsung’s Exynos, or Apple’s A series chips. The purpose in this case? Accelerating the HDR+ camera magic that makes Pixel photos so uniquely superior to ... Read More
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Google Pixel 2 review: plainly great

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Without fail, every person who has picked up the Pixel 2 XL has said virtually the same thing: "It feels like it's made out of plastic." I said it myself when I first held it. Of course, neither the Pixel 2 nor the Pixel 2 XL are made out of plastic. They're made out of Gorilla Glass and aluminum, just like every other high-end phone these days. But Google coated all that aluminum with a textured finish that hides most of the antenna lines and also makes the phones easier to grip. Google took what could have been a visually impressive design and covered it up in the name of ergonomics. It literally made a metal phone feel like a plastic one. It chose function over ... Read More
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Microsoft’s new Surface Precision Mouse adds the extra buttons you’ve always wanted

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Microsoft’s existing Surface Mouse is by all accounts excellent, but if you’re someone who prefers more functionality from your mouse than just a left click, right click, and a scroll wheel, you’ve been out of luck with the company’s Surface-branded gear. The company’s newly announced Surface Precision Mouse should help fill that gap with a device that looks to marry the simple c... Read More
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Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Review: There Is No Better Android Phone

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If I had to pick the moment I most appreciated the Google Pixel 2, it would be when our airboat driver-slash-tour guide put a hot dog and a piece of raw chicken in his pocket, dove into the New Orleans swamp, and began playing with a giant gator named Who Dat. I’m no social media whiz, but I knew there was Instagram gold unfolding in front of me. So I pulled out my Pixel 2 XL, the larger of Google’s two new models, double-clicked on the power button to open the camera, and starting snapping. ... Read More
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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: the 10 best new features

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Microsoft has been testing its latest Windows 10 Fall Creators Update over the past six months, and it's now ready to roll out to existing machines today. While Microsoft’s “Creators Update” naming extends to this latest Windows 10 update, a lot of the features are new additions that will be used by all Windows users. Microsoft is officially launching its Windows Mixed Reality (VR) headsets with the Fall Creators Update, and it’s finally bringing its contact integration to the Windows 10 task bar. Most of the improvements in the Fall Creators Update are minor, and some have even been delay... Read More
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Rhino’s new slider aims to bring motorized tracking shots to the masses

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Tracking shots are a cinematic hallmark, but pulling them off generally requires — unsurprisingly — a track of some kind for smooth motion. And motorized tracks are pretty expensive, making them a tool that’s more limited to professional videographers than amateurs. Rhino has been making camera sliders since it was founded a few years ago, but its products have been focused on the pro end of things, costing in the $1,000 range. The company hopes to change that with latest product, the ROV Camera Slider, which starts at $229, and looks to bring motorized camera shots to the masses. The ROV comes in two models: the base ROV, which is primarily designed for use with an iPhone, and a pr... Read More
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Fossil’s new connected watches are its smallest yet

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Fossil, which has been pumping out near countless smart and hybrid watches since 2015, is adding two more models to its lineup today. The new Q Neely and Q Jacqueline are the smallest hybrid watches in Fossil’s lineup, and feature case sizes of just 36mm. They are based off of Fossil’s most popular women’s watch designs and are available on October 22nd starting at $155. The Q Neely and Q Jacqueline don’t differ much in functionality from their predecessors -- they’re still analog watches with basic fitness tracking and notification support. Either watch will count steps, track sleep, buzz when you get a notification on your phone, and of course provide the current time. The three buttons on the s... Read More
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The Polestar 1 is a 600-horsepower hybrid sports coupe from Volvo

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While Volvo has taken several steps in recent years to reinvent itself as an upscale and technological automaker, its newly created Polestar brand is about to show off how performance and electrification will work together in the future. The Polestar 1, shown Tuesday at an event in Shanghai, will go on sale in mid-2019 as a limited production sports coupe that will be the first of three new cars dedicated to Volvo’s new performance division. But the Polestar 1 is about what’s under the skin. Volvo pledged to introduce only electrified vehicles from 2019, and that also includes the Polestar models. Therefor... Read More
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KRACK Vulnerability Makes Wi-Fi Hacking Possible, Leaving Millions of Devices Exposed

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When you set up a new Wi-Fi network, you're probably conditioned by now to check the "WPA2" box. You may not specifically know when or why someone advised you to do this, but it was solid advice. Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 is the current industry standard that encrypts traffic on Wi-Fi networks to thwart eavesdroppers. And since it's been the secure option since 2004, WPA2 networks are absolutely everywhere. They're also, it turns out, vulnerable to cryptographic attack. A flaw in WPA2's cryptographic protocols could be exploited to read and steal data that would otherwise be protected, according to new research from security ... Read More
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Garmin’s Speak puts Alexa-powered navigation in your car

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Mobile navigation device company Garmin has announced a new speaker that includes integration with Amazon’s virtual assistant Alexa. It’s the first product to give Alexa mapping capabilities, which is one of the things that other in-car Alexa solutions (such as those from Ford) have been missing. The device is compact, measuring 1.5 inches with an LED light ring and an OLED display that has four arrows to help guide the driver to the correct lane while on the road. It also features spoken turn-by-turn directions. With the Alexa integration, users can ask for news briefings, weather forecasts, t... Read More
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Nude is a next-generation photo vault that uses AI to hide your sensitive photos

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Nudes are an inconvenient truth of the mobile era. The combination of ever-more-powerful cameras and ever-more-convenient sharing mechanisms has made the exchange of explicit pictures a fact of life for nearly everyone seeking romantic connections online. Yet when it comes to managing explicit photographs, technology generally has not been our friend. Mobile camera rolls seem to not take the existence of nudes into account, as anyone who ever stumbled across an odd penis while scrolling through a friend’s device can tell you. And as we saw during the 2014 Celebgate hack, photos stored online... Read More
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Sen. McCain receives Liberty Medal

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Former Vice President Joe Biden awarded Senator John McCain the Liberty Medal on Monday night. Sen. McCain's speech warned of "half-backed spurious nationalism." Watch his remarks.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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1 in 9 men have oral HPV, study says

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According to a new study, 11 million American men -- roughly 1 in 9 -- are infected with oral human papillomavirus, or HPV.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.w... Read More
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HTC U11 successors could be announced November 2nd

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HTC is holding an event on November 2nd, where it could announce two new versions of its U11 smartphone. The company sent out invitations for an event in Taiwan to local media today, with the note including a large “U” at the top, indicating that the HTC U line will be the focus there. Over the past several weeks, leaks have come out suggesting there are two new phone models in the works: a mid-range device meant for ... Read More
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How WebVR is reinvigorating the fine arts

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Visiting museums, playing the piano, painting portraits and watching the ballet: activities that conjure up images of yore. Perhaps scenes of Maggie Smith and Helena Bonham Carter traipsing through the Tuscan countryside in “A Room with a View” may spring to mind. Interestingly, what these pastimes have in common is that despite their low-tech origins, they lend themselves very well to the WebVR treatment. According to a study from the PEW Research Center conducted earlier this year, 88 percent of Americans use the internet... Read More
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How WebVR is reinvigorating the fine arts

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Visiting museums, playing the piano, painting portraits and watching the ballet: activities that conjure up images of yore. Perhaps scenes of Maggie Smith and Helena Bonham Carter traipsing through the Tuscan countryside in “A Room with a View” may spring to mind. Interestingly, what these pastimes have in common is that despite their low-tech origins, they lend themselves very well to the WebVR treatment. According to a study from the PEW Research Center conducted earlier this year, 88 percent of Americans use the internet... Read More
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Conjuring Divinity: Original Sin 2 on my smartphone is why I love PC gaming

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I spent Sunday playing the PC role-playing game Divinity: Original Sin 2 — except I wasn’t anywhere near my desktop. Instead, I was playing the excellent fantasy adventure on my smartphone with an Xbox One controller. I was able to do this thanks to a handful of magical technologies and the open nature of the PC. Let me start by confirming that this setup works well as long as I’m on my home network. I’ll explain how it all works (it’s simple), but I think it’s an excellent way to play a lot of PC games without having to chain yourself to your desk. I stream the game to my Sam... Read More
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Sen. Orin Hatch addresses opioid epidemic

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Following a "60 Minutes"-Washington Post investigation highlighting how industry lobbyists may have swayed Congress to exacerbate the opioid epidemic, Sen. Orin Hatch took to the Senate floor to address the issue. See Hatch's remarks.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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DxO’s detachable smartphone camera is finally coming to Android

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Two years ago, DxO — the company best known for issuing scores for the best (and worst) smartphone cameras on the market — released a curious little camera called the DxO One that plugged into the Lightning port of iPhones and iPads. Now that camera is finally coming to Android. DxO announced today that the company is launching a USB Type-C version of the One that should work with most USB-C Android phones and tablets. We don’t know much more about when the Android version will be available, how accessible it will be, what it will... Read More
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Federal judge to hear arguments over latest travel ban

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A federal judge in Maryland is set to hear three lawsuits over President Trump's latest travel ban, which is scheduled to go into effect on Wednesday. CBS News justice reporter Paula Reid has details.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Is President Trump trying to repair relationships with GOP leaders?

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President Trump met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for lunch today at the White House as looks to repair his relationship with Senate Republicans and get tax reform passed. Washington Post congressional reporter Sean Sullivan joins CBSN to discuss the major legislative hurdles that lie ahead.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Judge refuses to throw out case against Sen. Bob Menendez

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A judge in New Jersey has refused to throw out charges against Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez, who is on trial on corruption charges. Washington Post congressional reporter Sean Sullivan joins CBSN to discuss the charges and how the case could impact the balance of power in the Senate.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Facebook buys app that lets teens send each other compliments

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Facebook has acquired tbh, an iOS app that’s popular among teens for delivering compliments. The company is allowing tbh to operate as it did before, which is similar to how other Facebook acquisitions, like WhatsApp and Instagram, are run. Tbh lets you send prewritten compliments to friends, a method aimed at preventing people from writing nasty comments and cyberbullying. According to tbh, which stands for “to be honest,” over 5 million people have download... Read More
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Dodgers win in a nail-biter, plus more sports highlights

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It was a wild weekend on the baseball diamond and on the gridiron. The Dodgers beat the Cubs in dramatic fashion, while the Kansas City Chiefs lost their first game of the season. CBS Sports writer Bill Reiter has those stories and more.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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People are reportedly buying more iPhone 7s than iPhone 8s in the US

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More customers in the US are buying the iPhone 7 than the iPhone 8, according to a new report from KeyBanc Capital Markets analyst John Vinh (via Reuters). Apple hasn’t released sales numbers for the iPhone 8, but it’s beginning to look like the new phone has had something of a muted response since its release at the end of September. Notably, the iPhone 8 was still readily available on launch day, instead of the usual sold out numbers that have historically shown up for previous models. There are, o... Read More
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President Trump takes questions with Sen. McConnell

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President Trump held a rare press conference at the White House Monday following a meeting with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Mr. Trump told reporters he and McConnell are "closer than ever before" and discussed topics like the border wall and his administration's response to the recent hurricanes. See the full press conference.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Trump says GOP Congress is “not getting the job done”

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President Trump spoke to reporters at the White House prior to a Cabinet meeting Monday, touching on a range of topics and blaming his own party for his administration's lack of legislative achievements. Mr. Trump said he wasn't going to blame himself and that the Republican majority in Congress was "not getting the job done." See his full remarks.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Tony Fadell-backed company sues Andy Rubin’s Essential over wireless connector tech

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Keyssa, a startup specializing in wireless data transmission that is backed by Nest co-founder Tony Fadell, has filed a lawsuit against Android phone maker Essential, according to a report from Reuters. Keyssa has been around since 2009, and the company says it was in talks with Essential for 10 months or so to help provide the technology behind connecting Essential’s ... Read More
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The good news and bad news about today’s massive Wi-Fi bug

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Today, researchers published details of a new attack against Wi-Fi encryption, which they dubbed “Krack.” Manufacturers have known about the issue for more than a month, but it still caught much of the industry off guard; major companies are still scrambling to deploy patches before an exploit code becomes available. It’s an unusual bug — both hard to exploit and hard to fix — and it’s already stretching vendor patching systems to their limit. Here’s what you need to know to keep your own devices safe. THE GOOD NEWS: IT’S HARD FOR HACKERS TO EXPLOIT The good news is Krack is a wide but shallow bug: nearly every d... Read More
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Health care costs in retirement

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When it comes to health care bills, millions of Americans may come up short and it will only get worse as you age. Business and financial expert Dan Geltrude joins CBSN to discuss how to plan ahead for health expenses.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Apple to appeal five-year-long patent battle after $439.7 million loss

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Apple has been ordered to pay $439.7 million to the patent-holding firm VirnetX for infringing on four patented technologies that were apparently used in FaceTime and other iOS apps. While this is the final judgement from the US District Court the case is being argued in, Apple tells The Verge that it plans to appeal the ruling — continuing this long-running patent battle, which began back in 2012. VirnetX first filed suit against Apple in 2010, winning $368 million ... Read More
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Urban farming goes underground

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A London farm is turning agriculture literally upside down by growing hydroponic vegetables in an abandoned subterranean bunker. Here's what that means for the future of agriculture.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Pocket Gems launches Atlas expansion for War Dragons

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Pocket Gems is launching the first major expansion for its War Dragons mobile game. Dubbed Atlas, the expansion will open up the world of the 3D real-time strategy game, which has been a top mobile game since its launch in April 2015. San Francisco-based Pocket Gems was able to raise $90 million from China’s Tencent in May, in part because of the success of the hardcore multiplayer game War Dragons and also because of the strength of ... Read More
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How the KRACK attack destroys nearly all Wi-Fi security

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Enlarge / Android users: your Wi-Fi combo can be set to all zeros.A paper by two Belgian researchers has cast more light on the vulnerabilities discovered in the Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) implementations on most, if not all, wireless networking devices that use the protocol. Dubbed "KRACK" (Key Reinstallation AttaCK), the attack "abuses design or implementation flaws in cryptographic protocols to reinstall an already-in-... Read More
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At Roosevelt Field, a 21st Century retail rewrite

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By GREGORY ZELLER // With the holiday shopping season spooling up, and brick-and-mortar retailers facing ever-stiffening e-commerce competition, an innovative “turnkey retail platform” is set to debut at Roosevelt Field. Simon Property Group, the Indiana-based manager of an enormous global portfolio of retail and entertainment destinations, is preparing to flip the switch on The Edit@Roosevelt Field, a first-of-its-kind “experiential retail space ... Read More
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China Seeks Small Stakes in, and More Sway Over, Online Firms

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“As these companies have grown both in size and influence,” he said, “that model is no longer comfortable for the authorities.”The Wall Street Journal, citing anonymous sources, reported this week that Chinese internet regulators have discussed taking 1 percent stakes in Tencent Holdings, maker of the popular WeChat messaging service, and Youku Tudou, a video platform owned by the Alibaba Group, the e-commerce ... Read More
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KRACK Vulnerability Impacts Secure Wi-Fi Standard, Leaving Millions of Devices Exposed

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When you set up a new Wi-Fi network, you're probably conditioned by now to check the "WPA2" box. You may not specifically know when or why someone advised you to do this, but it was solid advice. Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 is the current industry standard that encrypts traffic on Wi-Fi networks to thwart eavesdroppers. And since it's been the secure option since 2004, WPA2 networks are absolutely everywhere. They're also, it turns out, vulnerable to cryptographic attack. A flaw in WPA2's cryptographic protocols could be exploited to read and steal data that would otherwise be protected, according to new research from security ... Read More
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Nobody Thinks About eBay

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“Fill your cart with color,” read several giant billboards standing high above San Francisco’s highways this summer. Down below, in the city’s underground BART stations, loud posters with proclamations like, “Shop like nobody else because you aren’t like anyone else,” covered walls. On television — including during the NBA finals, in which local heroes the Golden State Warriors would ultimately clinch the title — ads featured footage of brown boxes rolling down a warehouse roller conveyer. Text on the screen read, “When did shopping get so beeeeeeeeeeeige?” before flashing dramatic shots of... Read More
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Huawei challenges Apple and Samsung with new Mate 10 smartphones

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(Reuters) – China’s Huawei has unveiled a new line of smartphones that match or even improve on key features offered by Apple or Samsung while undercutting their rivals on price. Huawei aims to distinguish itself through technological advances that will put it on a level playing field with the most coveted premium-priced devices, helping to boost profitability that has been undermined by heavy discounting in the chase for market share. Monday’s product launch in Munich introduced Huawei’s new Mate 10 series, touting high-end cameras, screens and batteries but at prices 15-30 percent below more or less comparable Apple and Samsung smartphones. Huawei was the world’s No.3 smartphone maker by shipment... Read More
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Microsoft has already fixed the Wi-Fi attack vulnerability

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Technology companies are starting to respond to a new Wi-Fi exploit affecting all modern Wi-Fi networks using WPA or WPA 2 encryption. The security vulnerabilities allow attackers to read Wi-Fi traffic between devices and wireless access points, and in some cases even modify it to inject malware into websites. Security researchers claim devices running macOS, Windows, iOS, Android, and Linux will be affected by the vulnerabilities. Microsoft says it has already fixed the problem for customers running supported versions of Windows. “We have released a security update to address this issue,” says a Mic... Read More
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LG’s spirited defense of the headphone jack is futile

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I wrote this in my LG V30 review, but it bears repeating and expanding upon: LG has crafted the best-sounding headphone audio in any smartphone yet. The V30’s quad-DAC audio system is a legitimate technological advancement that delivers real joy and a tangible upgrade over every other phone out there. And it doesn’t matter. It pains me to type these searing words of dismissal, but we all have to face the facts. At no point in smartphone history has audio been a meaningful differentiator. HTC tried it with a long series of flagship phones, including the Beats-branded ... Read More
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LimeBike raises $50 million to expand dockless bike-sharing

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Just a few months after launching with a $12 million seed round, dockless bike-sharing startup LimeBike announced today that it has secured a whopping $50 million to expand nationwide. Coatue Management led the investment, with participation from new investors, including GGV Capital, Bill Maris’ Section 32, Franklin Templeton Investments, AME Cloud Ventures, and Stanford’s StartX Fund. Returning investors Andreessen Horowitz and DCM Ventures also joined. The San Mateo, California-based startup provides c... Read More
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Meet the Mate 10, Huawei’s New AI-Powered Flagship Phone

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The next big thing in phones: high-end handsets that harness artificial intelligence to drive advanced features like smart photography, machine translation, and predictive behavior. While we're waiting for the Pixel 2 and the iPhone X to show up in the stores, Huawei has joined the AI fray with its new handset, the Mate 10 Pro. This is the company's first smartphone with a chip tuned to power artificial-intelligence software. Inside the phone's new Kirin 970 processor (which Huawei designed and built itself) is a component... Read More
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Huawei’s Mate 10 phones have big screens, small bezels, and AI hardware

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Huawei has announced the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, two new phones that occupy the highest end of its lineup. The Mate 10 phones see the Chinese giant get on board with the skinny-bezel trend of 2017 while leveraging its ability in silicon design to supposedly improve AI-related performance. The main difference between the two phones is in screen size and shape. The Mate 10 features a 5.9-inch 2560 x 1440 LCD while the Mate 10 Pro’s display is a 6-inch 2160 x 1080 OLED; both have thin, symmetrical bezels at the top and bottom. The Pro feels like the smaller phone, however, due to the narrower 18:9 aspect ratio it shares with many of this year’s similarly sized “bezel-less” phones. T... Read More
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Wi-fi security flaw ‘puts devices at risk of hacks’

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The wi-fi connections of businesses and homes around the world are at risk, according to researchers who have revealed a major flaw dubbed Krack.It concerns an authentication system which is widely used to secure wireless connections.Experts said it could leave "the majority" of connections at risk until they are patched.The researchers added the attack method was "exceptionally devastating" for Android 6.0.The US Computer Emergency Readiness Team (Cert) has issued a warning on the flaw."US-Cert has become aware of several key management vulnerabilities in the four-way handsha... Read More
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41 percent of Android phones are vulnerable to ‘devastating’ Wi-Fi attack

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A new exploit can allow attackers to read Wi-Fi traffic between devices and wireless access points, and even modify it to inject malware into websites. Researchers have started disclosing security vulnerabilities today, and it looks like Android and Linux-based devices are the worst affected. Researchers claim the attack works against all modern Wi-Fi networks using WPA or WPA 2 encryption, and that the weakness is in the Wi-Fi standard itself so it affects macOS, Windows, iOS, Android, and Linux devices. Intercepting traffic lets attackers read ... Read More
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Samsung Connect Tag tracks your kid or pet for up to seven days per charge

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Samsung will release a trackable tag that it says is the first consumer mobile product to use narrowband network technology (NB-IoT). Narrowband networks connect Internet of Things devices through cellular communication bands. The networks are designed for devices that use small amounts of data and power and provides the capability to securely connect to the Internet for location services. The Samsung Connect Tag provides location information b... Read More
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Microsoft shows off its Fluent Design changes to Windows 10

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Microsoft first unveiled its Fluent Design language earlier this year, promising subtle changes to the company’s software in the future. The first part of Fluent Design will appear in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update release tomorrow, but Microsoft is preparing more in the coming months. Most of the existing changes include subtle additions like blur effects, which is a type of design we saw back with Windows Vista. All of the new design changes to Windows 10 are demonstrated in a new video from Microsoft. It’s a good showcase of how subtle the changes are, but it doesn’t te... Read More
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Oil rig explosion in Louisiana lake leaves multiple people injured

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A Louisiana police department says an oil rig exploded in Lake Pontchartrain in St. Charles Parish on Sunday. See raw footage of the incident as captured by Roger Fernandez.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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It will take more than a lone vigilante to save the IoT from botnets

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Like everyone else, I caught the new trailer for the next Star Wars movie on Monday and “saw raw, untamed power … and beyond that, something truly special.” I’m now spotting Lucasfilm metaphors everywhere. Since IoT is my personal and professional obsession, botnet foes like Persirai and Mirai and ... Read More
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Son’s kidney transplant on hold because father violated probation

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A 2-year-old desperately needs an organ transplant, and according to doctors his father is a 110 percent match. But, surgeons at a Georgia hospital won't perform the operation because the father served time in prison. WGCL-TV's Karyn Greer reports.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Playrix scores another big match-3 mobile game hit with Homescapes

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Russia’s Playrix has become a big mobile game player in the past couple of years. It has scored three big hits, and now, it has launched another major match-3 mobile game with Homescapes. In its first week, Homescapes had more than 7 million downloads on iOS and Android, said Igor Bukhman, cofounder of Playrix, in an interview with GamesBeat. Hits like this have enabled Playrix to become one of the top 10 mobile game companies in the world. And it’s a reminder that big ... Read More
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Trump continues moves to dismantle predecessor’s initiatives

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The political conversation this week has centered around President Trump's moves to undermine two of former President Obama's signature achievements: the Affordable Care Act and the Iran nuclear deal. CBSN political contributor Caitlin Huey-Burns breaks it down on CBSN.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Americans feel tax reform plans would favor wealthy, poll finds

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The latest CBS News Nation Tracker poll shows how Americans feel about the prospects of war, the president's rifts with Congress, and gun control in the wake of the Las Vegas shooting. CBS News Elections and Surveys Director Anthony Salvanto joins CBSN to break down the latest poll numbers.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Polls: Austria to elect youngest head of government in Europe

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Initial poll results showed the party of Austria's 31-year-old foreign minister leading in national elections Sunday, putting him on course to become the youngest head of government in Europe.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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The Best Smart Garage-Door Controller

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Chamberlain’s MyQ Garage (MYQ-G0201) attaches to your garage with a bracket that you drill into the ceiling. Then you plug it into power, and it connects wirelessly to your opener via a smartphone. Our pick The Chamberlain MyQ Garage (MYQ-G0301)... Read More
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The Best Chromecast Speaker

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Chromecast Audio is one of several competing wireless audio technologies currently being built into speakers. A Chromecast Audio product connects to your home Wi-Fi network, and streams Internet-based audio content. You select the audio program you want to hear using Chromecast-compatible apps running on a smartphone, tablet, or computer. Chromecast’s main advantage over the much more common Bluetooth standard is that it lets you play the same audio on multiple speakers throughout your home, which Bluetooth generally can’t do at present. Chromecast Audio is similar to Sonos, but doesn’t support nearly as many music services. You can also play music from a p... Read More
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Bury me, my Love stays true to the experiences of Syrian refugees

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Bury me, my Love is a game about a journey that millions of people have made simply so they can survive. It’s from developers Pixel Hunt and Figs, and it’s based on the true stories of Syrian refugees who fled their homes because of a brutal civil war. It will debut October 26 on iOS and Android. It plays out as text conversations between a married couple, Nour and Majd. He stays in their home in the Syrian city of Homs because he has to support his family. Meanwhile, Nour forges ahead to Germany to resettle in safety so that Majd can join her later.... Read More
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Do the ideal workout headphones really exist?

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My sweat is kryptonite to earbuds that claim to be water-resistant and designed for fitness. In the past few months, I’ve gone through a review unit pair of PowerBeats 3 (sorry Apple) and a set of Jaybird Freedom 2s that I purchased myself — and quickly returned after they malfunctioned within two gym visits. I know this preference is a bit unusual, but if given the choice, I like wearing full-size headphones at the gym and on the treadmill more than I do earbuds. If my good friend The Rock can wear his Beats Solo wireless headphones during sweaty sessions at his “Iron Paradise” gym, then why can’t I manage to make any of my headphones last at Blink Fitness? ... Read More
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Data collection and security flaws will challenge autonomous carmakers

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Autonomous vehicles are just around the bend. As car companies continue to partner with tech and ride-hailing firms in an effort to innovate more quickly and effectively, questions arise about the future of privacy in the age of driverless cars. The biggest players in the automotive industry seem to have downplayed the fact that innovation and convenience will come at a price. In this case, the price will be consumer privacy. While addressing questions on safety, key representatives from leading car companies, ride-sharing service firms, as well as tech giants have been ... Read More
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Game Boss interview: Oculus’ Jason Rubin expects a Triple-A VR game from Titanfall maker

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Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook wants to reach a goal of getting a billion people into virtual reality. Speaking at the fourth annual Oculus Connect event, he said that Facebook is moving VR in that direction with new models such as the $200 standalone VR headset Oculus Go and the upcoming wireless version of the Rift, dubbed Project Santa Cruz. VR’s fate likes in these new devices, as the industry fluctuates between optimism and despair. Jason Rubin, head of studios at Oculus, believes that games will be as necessary as new hardware to enticing new people into VR. That’s why Oculus is work... Read More
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Facebook reacts to 2016 Election controversy

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg in an interview says 'things happened that shouldn't have' in regards to ads on Facebook during the 2016 election. Attorney and cyber security expert Leeza Gearber joins CBSN to discuss.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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World reacts to President Trump’s decision not to certify Iran nuclear deal

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President Trump says Iran is violating the "spirit" of the Iran nuclear deal and refused to certify its compliance. Meanwhile, the other countries involved in the deal say they "stand committed" to it. The Jerusalem Post's Michael Wilner talks to CBSN about the implications of President Trump's decision.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Trump’s announcement on nuclear deal highlights divisions with Tillerson

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Errol Barnett joins CBSN to discuss the split within the Trump administration on the nuclear agreement with Iran.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7... Read More
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Hurricane Ophelia churning in the Atlantic

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Hurricane Ophelia is churning toward Ireland and the United Kingdom and is expected to hit on Monday. The Category 3 storm, uncommon for the region, will likely hit Western England, Northern Ireland and parts of Scotland.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Dozens dead, thousands evacuated from California wildfires

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The wildfires in California have killed 35 people, making them the deadliest in state history. The flames have forced nearly 100,000 people to evacuate. CBS News correspondent Carter Evans joined CBSN from Santa Rosa, California, where dry and windy conditions are expected to continue.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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The 7 biggest unicorns you’ve likely never heard of

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When Aileen Lee first coined the term “unicorn” in 2013 to describe startups valued at over $1 billion, there were only 39 of them. There are currently about 215 of them, many of which hail from emerging markets. For instance, China is home to two of the highest valued unicorns: Didi Chuxing and Xiaomi. And ... Read More
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Shift in the Las Vegas shooting timeline raises questions about police response

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Las Vegas police once again revised their timeline of the shooting at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in a press conference on Friday. CBS News correspondent Jamie Yuccas joins CBSN with the latest.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More