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CNET Update (HQ)

Summary: CNET Update delivers the tech news you need in under three minutes. Watch Bridget Carey every afternoon for a breakdown of the big stories, hot devices, new apps, and what’s ahead.

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 Download Netflix shows to watch offline | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

No Internet needed to binge your favorite Netflix shows. Meanwhile, there's news to share about this CNET show.

 Amazon's next Echo said to come with a screen | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

A high-end smart speaker is in the works with a 7-inch touchscreen, according to a Bloomberg report.

 Curved iPhone 8? Apple said to be exploring OLED screens | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

A report from The Wall Street Journal says Apple is testing more than 10 different prototypes for the next iPhone, and parts suppliers are being asked to increase production of thinner, high-resolution screens.

 Black Friday and other turkey traditions are evolving | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

Amazon is changing the rules for the sales holiday, Butterball adds texting to its hotline and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade reaches new heights on YouTube.

 Facebook drone accident under investigation | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

The social network's mission to connect more people to the internet via drones has hit a snag, right as the broadband space race is heating up.

 Facebook needs you to fight fake news | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

Mark Zuckerberg has a few ideas on how to stop false stories from spreading -- including making it easier for people to report fake news, and possibly putting alerts next to stories flagged as false. (That is, if it even shows up in your feed's closed-off bubble.)

 Airbnb wants to be your travel agent | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

As a way to expand beyond home rentals, the Airbnb site is adding ways to book tours and activities during your trip.

 Wait, how fast can Qualcomm charge a phone? | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

Charging won't be a chore with some of next year's phones. New Quick Charge 4 technology claims five hours of battery in a five-minute charge, while avoiding overheating problems.

 Snapchat may be worth $30 billion with IPO filing | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

The parent company of the popular messaging app appears ready to go public on the stock market. Bridget Carey "filters" through the reports.

 Nintendo puts a price on Super Mario Run (and the Switch?) | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

The company's first smartphone game is coming to iOS on December 15 and it won't be totally free. Fans are also wondering if a retailer just spilled the beans on the price of the upcoming Switch console.

 Vine's savior is Pornhub? | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

An unlikely company is telling Twitter it can save Vine.

 Apple's Touch Bar or Microsoft's Dial? One outshines the other | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

This week, both Apple and Microsoft showed off new ways to interact with computers, leaving consumers to pick between a strip and a puck.

 Microsoft Surface Studio and Windows 10 want to bring out the artist in you | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

A new wave of Surface products and Windows software make it easy to create 3D art. Bridget Carey highlights everything Microsoft announced at its big news event.

 Xiaomi Mi Mix may be the future of phones | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

Sorry, Apple. Xiaomi beat you to the punch with the nearly edgeless design of its gorgeous new Mi Mix phone.

 Galaxy Note 8? Yes, Samsung is planning on it | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: Unknown

It seems Samsung is holding on to hope for the Galaxy Note brand, as the company offers a trade-in deal for an upcoming Note 8. Yet Samsung reportedly still doesn't know why the Note 7 was prone to overheating and exploding.

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