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Nintendo says it'll sell 20M Switch consoles in the next year – CNET

The Japanese gaming giant is selling a whole lot of Switch consoles — just under 18 million, in fact — and expects to sell even more over the coming year. …

Facebook: We take 'false news' in your timeline seriously – CNET

Google, LinkedIn, AirBNB and Microsoft join Facebook at a conference on abuse of online services in explaining how they use algorithms to fight fraud. …

Google Doodle honors 'Flying Housewife' Fanny Blankers-Koen – CNET

The 30-year-old mother of two won four gold medals at the 1948 Olympics, the best performance of any athlete at that year’s Games. …

Watching cells move through a body in HD – CNET

It’s pretty hard to imagine your body as a collection of cells. Even harder to imagine those cells moving. Now you don’t have to! …

Twitter echo chambers are very real, claims university study – CNET

A study of 2.7 billion tweets found that echo chambers do exist on Twitter, and you’re more likely to be retweeted if you pick a side! …

Samsung makes a lot of money from chips, but phones may struggle – CNET

Despite reporting record profits, Samsung says it’s seeing the effects of a “sluggish” smartphone market. Which could mean more promotions for the Galaxy S9. …

China turns to tech to monitor, shame and rate citizens – CNET

The government is using surveillance cameras, facial recognition and smart glasses to score people on social behavior, which can lead to punishment. …

Sprint pitchman laments life in corporate America – CNET

Commentary: Paul Marcarelli, best known as Verizon’s “Can You Hear Me Now?” pitchman, says American companies make employees feel dispensable. …

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