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Clinton Warns China on Iran Sanctions

China/Japan | YP - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 05:00

The secretary of state told China on Friday that it would face diplomatic isolation if it did not fall in line.

Categories: China/Japan News

Key moments from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer (pictures)

Cnet Web 2.0 - 2 hours 47 min ago

Stormtroopers! The Millenium Falcon! The baddest lightsaber since Darth Maul! Check out the key moments from the new "Episode VII" trailer.

Categories: Web 2.0

The Cheapskate's best Black Friday deals

Cnet Web 2.0 - 2 hours 57 min ago

Ladies and gentlemen, start your wallets! Here's a list of my favorite deals, along with some Cheapskate exclusives.

Categories: Web 2.0

Watch the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer here

Cnet Web 2.0 - 3 hours 34 min ago

The first glimpse of JJ Abrams' first "Star Wars" sequel has arrived, featuring Stormtroopers, the Millenium Falcon -- and one badass lightsaber.

Categories: Web 2.0

Black Friday breaks Best Buy site

Cnet Web 2.0 - 3 hours 46 min ago

In the middle of one of the hottest shopping days of the year, Best Buy's site goes boom.

Categories: Web 2.0

How the 'Star Wars: The Phantom Menace' trailer made Web history

Cnet Web 2.0 - 4 hours 25 min ago

The "Phantom Menace" trailer wasn't only a treat for fans: it was a coup for Apple and, in 1998, one of the biggest tests the Internet had faced.

Categories: Web 2.0

Sony makes experimental paper watch

BBC Technology - 4 hours 30 min ago

Sony has developed a watch made from e-paper as part of an initiative to experiment with the use of the material for fashion products.

Categories: Technology

Black Friday is showing signs of gray

Cnet Web 2.0 - 4 hours 35 min ago

For consumers, Black Friday itself is less of a temptation now that retailers are offering the same bargain prices in the days before and after the big shopping event.

Categories: Web 2.0

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer will be on iTunes on Friday

Cnet Web 2.0 - 4 hours 36 min ago

The first look at JJ Abrams' new entry to the "Star Wars" saga will appear online as well as in theatres.

Categories: Web 2.0

Websites creak on record Black Friday

BBC Technology - 4 hours 39 min ago

Retailers including John Lewis and Currys head for record online sales as frenzied shopping swamps websites.

Categories: Technology

Would you let a drone do your holiday work? Survey says yes

Cnet Web 2.0 - 5 hours 14 min ago

Our annual study shows that holiday shoppers looking for tech deals will spend more than last year and do almost all their shopping online, but we uncovered some surprising shifts in shopping habits too.

Categories: Web 2.0

Sony's e-paper FES watch turns the strap into a screen too

Cnet Web 2.0 - 5 hours 55 min ago

Sony has quietly kept its name away from the FES smartwatch, which has followed in the footsteps of the Pebble and raised big bucks from crowdfunding.

Categories: Web 2.0

Yandex browser's tidy new interface puts Web apps first

Cnet Web 2.0 - 6 hours 45 min ago

A subdued address bar and revamped new-tab page gives the browser a clean look that the Russian company says is better suited to Web apps. Yandex plans a mobile-device version later.

Categories: Web 2.0

Emergency repairs for cracked phones

BBC Technology - 7 hours 14 min ago

A broken screen on a smartphone might not seem like one of the most pressing problems - but firms are now offering a very quick fix.

Categories: Technology

Airport raids tackle cyberthieves

BBC Technology - 8 hours 17 min ago

Cyberthieves who used stolen credit cards to buy airline tickets are targeted in raids at 80 airports.

Categories: Technology

How the Samsung Galaxy Note got its pen in CNET UK podcast 412

Cnet Web 2.0 - 8 hours 22 min ago

The Samsung Galaxy Note almost came with a toothpick, we're going back to "Jurassic World", and BT has its sights on O2 -- or maybe EE.

Categories: Web 2.0

Graphene promise for body armour

BBC Technology - 9 hours 28 min ago

The "wonder material" graphene could be used to make bulletproof armour, new research suggests.

Categories: Technology

LG G Watch discounted for Black Friday/Cyber Monday via Google Play

Cnet Web 2.0 - 10 hours 22 min ago

As the holiday shopping season moves into full swing, the tech giant offers a sweet deal on a premium Android Wear device, along with incentives on many more.

Categories: Web 2.0

Crave giveaway: iPhone 6 accessories aplenty

Cnet Web 2.0 - 12 hours 12 min ago

Win $250 worth of fun iPhone accoutrements, including a case, a cleaning tool, a speaker and a little Bluetooth remote that lets you take smartphone photos without holding your phone.

Categories: Web 2.0

Korea's Pantech shows signs of life with new phablet

Cnet Web 2.0 - 13 hours 40 min ago

Despite its new phablet, the Pop-up Note, selling out in half a day, the handset maker has failed to find a buyer after filing for bankruptcy earlier in August.

Categories: Web 2.0

The Tank Man 6-4

Mark Roswell aka Da Shan

Best Friends Forever: Canada and China