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HBO's Watchmen TV series: Comic-Con trailer, release date, cast and plot - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:19pm
The new Comic-Con trailer brings the vigilantes one step closer to our doorsteps.

Comic-Con has the nerdiest FedEx in the world - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 6:38pm
The shipping center is a necessary pit stop for collectors at the Con.

'Westworld' season 3 trailer shows robots venturing beyond the park

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 6:22pm
HBO has released the first full trailer for Westworld's third season, and it's clear that there's much, much more to see than what you caught in the teaser. The clip shows a future city where the park robots have slipped into human society, with Dol...

Walking Dead zombies are chasing me at San Diego Comic-Con - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 5:05pm
AMC's Dead Quarters brings the undead universe right into the heart of Comic-Con.

New Westworld season 3 trailer drops at Comic-Con - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 5:03pm
We already knew the series would return in 2020, and now we have some hints about where we're headed in season 3.

Comic-Con 2019 -- Everything to know about Star Trek: Picard - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 4:57pm
Patrick Stewart beams back into the world of Star Trek as Jean-Luc Picard. Here's all the latest news on the cast, plot, release date and dog.

NASA's Orion crew capsule is ready for its uncrewed trip to the Moon

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 4:55pm
You knew the US wouldn't mark the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 without news about the country's next trip to the Moon. Both Lockheed Martin and NASA have confirmed completion of the Orion crew capsule that will play a key role in Artemis 1, the unc...

CBS offers the first trailer for 'Star Trek: Picard'

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 3:35pm
CBS is using San Diego Comic-Con to share a wealth of new info about its next wave of Star Trek material on All Access. To start, there's finally an honest-to-goodness trailer for Star Trek: Picard, which premieres early 2020 on the streaming service...

CBS goes dark on DirecTV Now, other AT&T services in price dispute

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 2:14pm
Media giants are embroiled in yet another fight over TV rates, and viewers are once again paying the price. CBS' channels in 17 markets (including New York, San Francisco and Atlanta) have gone dark on AT&T services like DirecTV Now and U-verse...

Neil Armstrong's Buzz Aldrin photo is unparalleled in art

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 1:00pm
Few would deny that Neil Armstrong's shot of fellow astronaut Buzz Aldrin is one of the most famous and compelling photos ever taken. What makes it so iconic? Of course, he had access to a place that only 11 other human beings have been, but there's...

Recommended Reading: The race back to the Moon

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 12:00pm
Dueling superpowers, rival billionaires. Inside the new race to the Moon Jeffrey Kluger, Time SpaceX, Blue Origin and others are in a heated battle to help NASA return the US to the Moon. Time takes an in-depth look at the new space race and the k...

The sneakers inspired by Apollo 11 and the Moon landing

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 11:00am
NASA's Apollo 11 has had an outsize influence on our culture since July 20th, 1969. That's the day the spaceflight mission successfully completed its lunar landing, paving the way for Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to become the first humans to ever...

Watch astronauts reach space on Apollo 11's 50th anniversary

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 10:00am
Earth is about to mark Apollo 11's 50th anniversary in one of the most fitting ways possible: sending people to space on the same day. NASA's Andrew Morgan (shown at left), Roscosmos' Alexander Skvortsov and the ESA's Luca Parmitano are launching on...

How HoloLens is helping advance the science of spaceflight

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 9:00am
AR headsets haven't exactly caught on with the general public -- especially after the Google Glass debacle. Mixed reality technology has garnered a sizable amount of interest in a variety of professional industries, though, from medicine and educatio...

Did Frankenstein go to the Moon?

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 8:00am
There's a mystery at the heart of the first Moon landing. And no, it's not whether the whole thing was staged. Instead, historians are wondering whether a small company in Manchester helped NASA design its iconic Apollo 11 spacesuit.

The Morning After: 2020 Corvette adds NFC, 1080p and OTA updates

Engadget - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:30am
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! Chevrolet unveiled its tech-filled 2020 Corvette, and Comic-Con is in full swing. We'll take a look back at someone this week's highlight stories, like Neuralink's plan to connect brains...

2019 BMW R1250GS Adventure first ride review: Big bike, small adventure - Roadshow

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:00am
I hit the California coast on BMW's legendarily capable adventure motorcycle.

I lived like a moon astronaut and have the scars to prove it - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:00am
Preparing for life as an astronaut on the moon or Mars is serious business.

7 signs you have burnout, and how to fix it - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:00am
Work-related anxiety, stress and exhaustion can make you miserable. Here's how to handle it.

9 great reads from CNET this week - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:00am
What it's like to live on the moon, why 5G will get so much better and how the popularity of FaceApp once again proves a societal tendency to overshare.