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Fox News’s appalling past 72 hours, analyzed

A data analysis shows how Fox News spun the Mueller indictment and Florida shooting into a defense of the president.<p>On Friday, FBI special counsel Robert Mueller filed the first charges against Russians in his investigation. The indictment details how a small group of Russian internet trolls tried …

Donald Trump

The Key to Buying the Best Battery Pack for Your Gadgets

If you’re living your life away from power outlets than at some point you’ll need to invest in an external battery pack. Only not all batteries are …

Gear & Gadgets

Former general says he knows how powerful North Korea's military is

LONDON — A distinguished retired South Korean general warned that a U.S. attack on North Korea would be met by well-armed soldiers fighting with religious fervor to defend their homeland.<p>"I try to explain to the Americans — if we have to go into North Korea, it is not going to be like going into …

Google releases three new smartphone photography apps

<b>The apps aim to help users improve their mobile photography skills</b><p>Google has released three new apps which aim to help photographers make the most of …

Google’s AI can now perfectly imitate a human voice

Arguably the most important part of a virtual assistant is its voice, especially if you want it to catch on in the mainstream. The most intelligent …

Samsung Heavy Replaces CEO After Warning of Heavy Losses

Samsung Heavy Industries Co., the world's third-biggest shipyard by capacity, replaced its chief executive on Monday after having warned last week of heavy losses that wiped away nearly a third of its market value.<p>The South Korean company's president and CEO, Park Dae-young, resigned and took …

South-east Asia

News: What Every Major Phone Gained by Removing the Headphone Jack

The headphone jack is becoming outdated technology in smartphones — that's what many manufacturers would have you believe. For the convenience of the …

[Update: Fixed in V5.2] Some users are reporting Google Clock alarm failures since updating to Oreo

• Update 1: 2017/11/16 12:20pm PST According to a statement made on the Product Forums yesterday, Google has fixed this issue in a recent update. The …

Android News

How to turn Google Assistant into a powerful list-making machine

If there's one thing I've learned about Google Assistant since its debut, it's that some of the service's most useful features are the ones that …

Google Assistant

Samsung Internet 6.2 makes it a formidable mobile web browser

Samsung has a ton of custom Android apps, some of them duplicating functionality already provided by, for example, Google. And almost all of those …

One of the best Android app launchers just got even better – here's why

<b>Action Launcher, one of the best Android app launchers, has just received a major update. Here’s what you need to know about Action Launcher …

Apps

Best Android Browsers

Android has a ton of ways to browse the web, but it's up to you to choose which works best for your needs.<p>We use our phones for so much more than …

Galaxy Note 8 Just Dropped by $200

Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 is one of the most expensive smartphones on the market. But now it's getting the discount treatment.<p>All of Samsung's flagship …

[Hands-on] PUSH, a minimal puzzle game that offers a beautiful and relaxing experience

Rainbow Train, the makers of the hardcore minimal "dodge-em-up" oO, has released an all-new minimal puzzle game experience on the Play Store that is …

Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL: The best tips, tricks and more

The Pixel 2 is Google's most impressive phone yet. If you've picked one up, you're going to want to read this.<p>Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are mighty impressive. The "pure" Google experience combined with a stunning camera and a unique approach to the overall design, makes for a pair of …

Google’s new cases for its Pixel 2 phone put Apple’s iPhone cases to shame

But one of the things I like most about the Pixel 2 has nothing to do with the phone itself, but rather with the new phone cases.<p>Of course, case options are not a good enough reason to buy a phone. There are hundreds of thousands of companies that make cases, and chances are you can find something …

Maps

The Pixel 2 has a hidden dark mode Google isn’t telling anyone about

The Pixel 2 still hasn’t been released, but reviewers are already uncovering the phone’s, ahem, <i>darkest</i> secrets. Android Oreo has the ability to …

Android Oreo

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL review: Simply the best Android phones ever made

Google's new phones are rather good. The Pixel 2 and its bigger brother the Pixel 2 XL (identical in every way but shape, size, price and battery) …

3 Big Reasons to Get the Pixel 2 XL Over the Pixel 2

The $200 price difference between the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL is nothing to sneeze at, but I’m telling you right now to splurge on Google’s larger …

Gear & Gadgets

What to Expect from Bixby 2.0, Samsung's Answer to Siri

The first version was cool but failed to understand users.<p>Filed Under A.I., Data & Smartphones<p>Samsung is heavily rumored to launch a new version of …

Mobile

[Update: Confirmed as a bug] Surprise: The Pixel 2 has a hidden menu button on its navigation bar

• Update 1: 2017/10/19 10:47pm PDT As we'd suspected, this is a bug. CNET reached out to Google and "a spokesperson made it clear that this was …

Galaxy Nexus

Do refs show the Patriots favoritism? NFL rules analyst Dean Blandino responds

Colin Cowherd, Jason Whitlock, Tony Gonzalez and Dean Blandino discuss whether or not the overturned touchdown call against the New York Jets was …

NFL

Samsung Internet browser will get 'Smart Go Next' for better form navigation, also coming to Chrome

If you have an Android phone made by Samsung, there's a good chance you use the company's own web browser. Unlike many bundled browsers, Samsung …

Google

Despite all the hate, Bixby is actually pretty great

Samsung's Bixby hasn't received the most positive reception since its release, but our forum users actually seem to be quite smitten with what the …

Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL launch live stream: Here's how to watch Android flagship series unveiling

Google's October 4 event is expected to witness the launch of Android flagship Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL along with smart connected devices such as …

The Pixel 2 might come with a deal the iPhone can’t match

If you’re the kind of Android user who loves Google Pixel phones but hates their prices, you should know that the incoming Pixel 2 models are going …

Google preparing customizable ‘Google Bar’ Search widget and here’s how it looks [Video]

In our teardown of version 7.12 of the Google app last week, we spotted several mentions of a customizable “Google Bar.” Since then, we have been able to activate the feature to reveal that future versions of the Google app could allow users to customize the search bar widget.<p><b>About APK Teardowns</b>: …

Google

Mozilla: Firefox 57 is so fast we're calling it Firefox Quantum

Firefox Quantum will test whether Mozilla's efforts to modernize its browser can pay off.<p>Mozilla has released the Firefox 57 beta, a completely …

Upcoming versions of Google Chrome will let you permanently mute sites, block autoplaying videos

One of the most annoying things about surfing today’s web – besides all those ads, of course – is landing on a site and getting blasted by a video that starts playing automatically. Not only does the experience surprise and annoy web users, it can also consume power and use data – which is …

How to completely reset your Google login across every device

How to kick everyone and everything off your Google account and force them all to log back in.<p>It's something nobody wants to think about and hopes …