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Sources: Cuba, Google strike deal to hike internet speed

Google and the Cuban government have struck a deal that will give Cubans faster access to the internet giant's content, according to two people familiar with the deal

Apple chief Tim Cook picked to give MIT commencement speech

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has chosen Apple CEO Tim Cook to deliver its June 2017 commencement address

Driverless cars to become a reality in Michigan

Michigan passed the first law allowing the use and future purchase of truly driverless autonomous vehicles on the roads.

Ring in the holidays with these hot new cell…

Tech Take: Tom's Guide's Mark Spoonauer showcases the iPhone 7 & 7Plus, LG V20, Kiwami 4G LTE Smart Phone, Asus ZenFone 3, Alcatel Idol 4S & VR Headset and the MotoZ & Hasselblad True Zoom Mod

Love is in the Air With World's Only In-Flight…

A new app called AirDates is the world’s first and only in-flight dating app, and it’s being dubbed “Tinder for air travel” because it works much like Tinder. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Gov't proposes letting airline passengers make phone calls

The government is proposing that airlines be allowed to permit their passengers to make phone calls during flights using Wi-Fi despite complaints from flight attendants and others that the calls could be disruptive

Sandberg: False stories on Facebook didn't sway…

Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg says she doesn't think misinformation spread on the social media platform swayed the election in favor of President-elect Donald Trump

Pebble discontinuing smartwatches after its sale…

Pioneering smartwatch maker Pebble is no longer manufacturing or selling any of its devices after the bulk of the company was bought by Fitbit

Orah 4i live-streaming VR camera

This 360-degree camera makes streaming virtual-reality content to YouTube really simple.

Hideo Kojima: Industry Icon award is a real…

Fox Gamer: Reactions from Industry Icon winner Hideo Kojima and the team behind the winner for Game of the Year, 'Overwatch'

Navy's futuristic-looking USS Zumwalt arriving in homeport

The Navy's most technologically advanced destroyer is arriving at its homeport after dealing with some glitches along the way

Intelligence agency: Russia trying to destabilize Germany

Germany's domestic intelligence agency says Russia is trying to destabilize German society and the state with propaganda campaigns and cyber-attacks

Japan's deal maker, Softbank tycoon Masayoshi Son

Highlights of Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son's track record as one of Japan's most aggressive overseas investors

Samsung's Note 7 refuses to die on Verizon

The company announced a final software update to kill remaining Note 7 devices, but Verizon won't get on board for safety reasons.

Control your entire home with just your voice

Tech Take: Engadget's Cherlynn Low showcases the Amazon Echo Dot, Control4, Big Ass Fans, Serena Shades, Honeywell Lyric T5 Wi-Fi Thermostat and the Cor WiFi Thermostat

CEOs of AT&T, Time Warner to sell merger to skeptical Senate

The CEOs of AT&T and Time Warner are heading to Capitol Hill in a bid to convince senators that a merger of their two companies will mean innovative new experiences for consumers

Car company offering red light-reading vehicles…

Maybe getting stuck at a traffic signal might not be so bad, if you know how long the wait will be

Trump: Japanese mogul pledges $50 billion US…

After meeting with Donald Trump on Tuesday, Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son said he would invest $50 billion in the United States and "commit" to creating 50,000 new jobs

Our favorite laptops of 2016

Dan Ackerman picks his favorite laptops for 2016, from slim hybrids to gaming systems.

Snapchat Spectacles: A social media 'sexcessory'?

Four4Four Tech: Snapchat Spectacles in the bedroom; Amazon Go stores' high-tech shopping, tech titans battle terrorist content, will underwater farming help tackle hunger?

Millions leap at party invite by Mexican rural family

Millions of people have responded to an invitation to a 15th birthday coming of age party for a girl in rural northern Mexico after her parent's video innocently asked "everybody" to attend went viral

How to cut the cord for $10: installing an indoor…

Getting rid of cable is as easy as connecting an indoor OTA antenna. We show you how.

New app hopes to become the Tinder of air travel

Passengers can swipe right on their flight

Best online services to mail holiday cards

This holiday season you don't have to go to the post office to mail cards.

Feathered dinosaur tail found preserved in amber

A find in Myanmar turns out to contain at least eight vertebrae and well-preserved feathers of a dinosaur.

Baby battle: Cabbage Patch Kids Baby So Real doll…

How can a high-tech doll compare to an actual baby? Bridget Carey puts the toy to the test at the CNET Labs -- with the help of her own baby girl.

This VR/AR headset uses your iPhone to make mixed…

Occipital's Bridge combines camera tech and goggles to blend VR and the real world, and it's pretty crazy.