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The best self-cleaning water bottles for the tastiest tap water in 2020 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 10:43pm
These bottles zap bacteria and viruses to keep you safe and your water tasting fresh.

Best wireless earbuds and headphones for your Samsung phone - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 10:20pm
Looking for a new wireless headphone for the Galaxy Note 10? Here are CNET's top picks.

Best fantasy board games for 2020 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 9:14pm
Step into a wide variety of otherworldly tabletop games for some much-needed escapism.

Amazon accused of fighting efforts to track COVID-19 in Wisconsin facilities

Engadget - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 9:02pm
Amazon may be improving safety measures in warehouses to protect against COVID-19, but it’s also accused of being less than forthcoming with vital data. The health officer for Kenosha County in Wisconsin, Jen Freiheit, told the Milwaukee Journal Sent...

Google is working on end-to-end encryption for RCS texts in Messages

Engadget - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 7:45pm
RCS is supposed to be the spiritual successor to classic SMS and MMS texting, but the lack of built-in encryption puts a damper on that — someone could theoretically snoop on your messages where they can’t with services like iMessage. You might get y...

iPhone SE vs. iPhone 11 Pro: The choice between budget and flagship is not so obvious - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 7:08pm
We compare the specs and day-to-day performance of these two Apple phones to see how they stack up.

Tesla's Cybertruck won't get smaller any time soon

Engadget - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 6:28pm
Is Tesla’s Cybertruck too enormous for your garage? Unfortunately, you’ll have to shop for something else. Elon Musk has revealed that the electric pickup will stay “pretty much” the size of the prototype despite previous claims the production model...

Best tablet for 2020 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 6:27pm
Here are your top tablet options -- including an all-new iPad Pro for 2020.

Best headphones for working at home in 2020 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 5:42pm
Looking for a great pair of headphones to use while working from home? These are CNET's current top picks.

'Iron Man VR' gameplay demo arrives to satisfy your inner Tony Stark

Engadget - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 5:12pm
It looks like Marvel’s Iron Man VR truly will be arriving on July 3rd after being delayed a couple of times due to COVID-19. In fact, the entertainment giant has released a free extended playable demo of the PS VR exclusive, which is now available fo...

Best 3D printer for beginners and budget creators to buy for 2020 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 5:02pm
Fire up the 3D printer and even print your own face masks and other pandemic accessories.

The best action camera for 2020: GoPro, DJI and more compared - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 4:45pm
These tiny rugged cameras are made for shooting and sharing your adventures, even if they only happen in your backyard.

Best speakerphone in 2020 for working from home - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 4:44pm
Doing a lot of conference calls from home these days using Zoom, Microsoft Teams or another platform? These compact speakerphone solutions will really improve your audio experience.

Best TVs for gaming in 2020: Low input lag and high picture quality - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 4:36pm
Any delay between your controller and the game can kill you. These are the TVs that minimize it.

Best shave club of 2020: Harry's, Dollar Shave Club, Billie and More - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 4:10pm
The secret to getting cheap razors? Buy them online and have them delivered on a schedule.

Messages on the Mac may finally catch up to its iOS counterpart

Engadget - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 4:01pm
The Messages app on the Mac has lagged behind its iOS equivalent for a long time — it’s good for answering text messages without reaching for your iPhone, but many of the features and effects are missing. It might catch up this year, though. The 9to5...

Trump considers panel to check social media for anticonservative bias, WSJ reports - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 2:42pm
President Donald Trump has alleged total left-wing control of Twitter, Facebook and Google and called it "illegal."

Get a Peloton-like indoor studio bike free with your monthly iFit membership - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 12:56pm
It's true: Pay $39 a month for three years and the ProForm Studio Bike Limited is yours. Or get the same deal on an elliptical.